Marking Gauge #4: cut the fence to shape

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Blog entry by harum posted 08-10-2014 01:20 AM 1348 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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The fence is cut to shape and sanded with grit 60. Further sanding will bring the brass screws flush with the brass plate.

Next, will cut the brass shoes and cut slit in the rod.

The Honduran rosewood is really tough as far as sanding goes, even with low grits.

-- "If you're not counting the ripples when throwing pebbles in the water, you're wasting your time."

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#1 posted 08-10-2014 02:59 AM

Great work. I’ve wanted to make one for years… someday I’ll get to it.

-- Allen, Colorado

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