Marking Gauge - two functions

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Project by maquinasdemadeira posted 10-06-2017 08:40 PM 823 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Marking gauge with two functions: marking lines and compass.

If you want you can see the video:


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Scott Oldre

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#1 posted 10-06-2017 11:12 PM

Great Video and tool. I might just have to try that myself. Thanks for sharing

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#2 posted 10-07-2017 02:06 AM

Nice work! You have inspired me to add this to my list of things to make possibly during this lifetime.


-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#3 posted 10-07-2017 01:35 PM

This is a very nice shop made tool.

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 10-07-2017 10:24 PM

Nice job and great video & congratulations on your ‘Daily Top 3’ award.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#5 posted 10-08-2017 08:11 AM

I like it very much. Just a thought though, if you drill the scribe 90 degrees to the pencil you don’t have to turn the adjuster.

-- Paul

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#6 posted 10-08-2017 08:18 AM

I like it very much. Just a thought though, if you drill the scribe 90 degrees to the pencil you don t have to turn the adjuster.


Yes. I had not thought of that before.
It is still possible to do this now by drilling a hole 90 degrees from the existing one


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