Marking gauges

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Project by Isra posted 01-16-2016 05:34 PM 1440 views 9 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi, Happy new year to all. I have been making a family of marking gauges. The smallest one is made of walnut, screw made of ash and the wedge is maple. The medium is made of walnut and the wedge is made of holly. And the bigger one is made of walnut and ash. The blades are japanese steel. The two small ones have a small piece of leather between de screw and the sahft as we usually do eith the worknebche vices. The bigger one is based on the flamnigo marking gauge and it has a small piece with a V shaped groove so it fits the shaft. I hope you like them.

-- Isra, Salcedillo (Cantabria),

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#1 posted 01-16-2016 07:05 PM

Nice job!

-- Chuck, Pullman, WA

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#2 posted 01-16-2016 07:20 PM

Thanks Chuck!!

-- Isra, Salcedillo (Cantabria),

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#3 posted 01-16-2016 08:45 PM

These are all nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#4 posted 01-17-2016 03:12 AM

Very Nice!

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#5 posted 01-17-2016 03:55 AM

Very nicely done, thank you for sharing these

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#6 posted 01-17-2016 02:42 PM

Really good tools

-- Gary, Florida

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#7 posted 01-17-2016 03:22 PM

Lovely guages!
Especially like the large one. Think it has fine curves and the wood contrast nicely. Thanks for sharing

-- "Do or Do not. There is no try." - Yoda

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#8 posted 05-15-2016 09:41 AM

Nicely done

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