Reply To: Record vise restoration Welcome! › Forums › General Woodworking Discussions › Tools and Tool Maintenance/Restoration › Record vise restoration › Reply To: Record vise restoration 28 April 2022 at 10:30 pm #757888 DarrenParticipant That’s great, glad you got it fixed! 👍 Do you think without the washer the screw thread was jumping out of the corresponding thread on the quick-release plate? Could that have been the noise? I’m intrigued. Thanks for posting what you did, I’ll bookmark this and bear it mind if I see similar problems with any other restorations I do. Darren.