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Project by Alexey Khasyanov posted 09-28-2010 07:04 AM 2599 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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i have GSG too))
bamboo; white ash ends

-- Rev 22:21

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Don Butler

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#1 posted 09-28-2010 02:21 PM

Can this be explained better?

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#2 posted 09-28-2010 03:08 PM

Looks like the “Golden Ration” (see ‘Phi’ divider/caliper. Very nice one I might add! Bamboo would make a real nice one due to its inherit stability and resistance to shrinkage, expansion and warping.
I’m going to look for some for a Phi gauge of my own.

-- Dennis, WV

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#3 posted 09-28-2010 04:15 PM

GSG = Golden Section Gauge :: Plan is here

Nicely done. Someone at is selling a steel gauge for $250 or so, so for woodworkers this is the way to go!

-- SteveL

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#4 posted 09-29-2010 05:12 AM

I use one of these when I do lay outs on my bowls. I did my first Hollow Form and was really please with the results.

Here is a pretty good demo of the tool

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#5 posted 09-29-2010 06:22 AM

Thanks for all comments. And this you can :

or Googling ‘Golden Section Gauge’ in images

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