Our Famous Pro Vise Series

Our Famous Pro Vise Series

A. Our famous Pro Vise is the work horse of the industry. Economical, but extremely well-made, including out LIFETIME GUARANTEE, the Pro is suitable for any level tyer. B. Completely portable with our no-glare black finish, the PRO II is the perfect take-along vise. With all the features of the original PRO Vise, this base model is an excellent value.

SLT Vise Series

SLT Vise Series

A. Our 360 SLT Clamp Vise is an excellent rotational vise chosen by many for its ease of use. Durable and versatile, this vise is an exceptional value with both vertical and horizontal adjustability. B. Our 360 SLT Base Model Vise combines all of the features of the SLT Clamp with a finely finished heavy steel base. Perfect for table top use and portability.

Model A Vise Series

Model A Vise Series

The ORIGINAL Model A Vise is the vise chosen by more tyers than any other in the world. Classically beautiful and extremely easy to use, the Model A boasts Thompson’s single action cam adjustment feature.

D.H. Thompson

D.H. Thompson

The old D.H. Thompson manufacturing facility was located in Elgin, Illinois, 335 Walnut Avenue, to be more precise. No zip code was required then – there were none. The catalog featured the book ‘Fly-Tying’ by William Bayard Sturgis. A mere $3.50 could have landed you one of the classics in fly-tying literature.

Over a Century of History

Over a Century of History

Enjoy a few snippets from a D.H. Thompson catalog used in the late 40’s and early 50’s. We’ve even included those early day prices! The D.H. Thompson Catalog circa late 40’s early 50’s The old D.H. Thompson manufacturing facility was located in Elgin, Illinois, 335 Walnut Avenue, to be more precise. No zip code was required then – there were none. The catalog featured the book ‘Fly-Tying’ by William Bayard Sturgis. A mere $3.50 could have landed you one of…

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