Marking Gauge ( andyboy inspired)

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Project by DaddyT posted 937 days ago 1289 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well I was watching andyboys video on building one of these and thought ” Hey I need one of those” you know what I’m talking about right?..... I’m not the only tool -a- holic right…? Anyways, here it is. Its not as pretty as Andy’s, but it will do I guess. Used walnut for the whole thing. And like Andy’s, I used a jigsaw blade filed down for the knife. Cuts good and is very accurate. I tried to get a good pic of the marker in action but I’m not a very good picture taker. Well thats it hope yall like it. Thanks again andyboy for the video!! Heres the link for his in case you missed it:

-- Jimi _ Measure twice, cut once.......@#%#$@!!!......measure twice, cut....

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#1 posted 936 days ago

Nice to make your own tools, nice work.

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#2 posted 936 days ago

super looking marking gauge ,good job Jimi

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 936 days ago

I really want to make one of these. Good job.

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#4 posted 936 days ago

Hey that’s excellent. Well done Jimi. Nice to see a bit of action!

-- Andy Halewoodworker. You can't finish if you don't finish. So finish it, because finish is everything.

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#5 posted 936 days ago

Looks good , i really like handmade tools!

-- Henrik - Stockholm, Sweden ----

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#6 posted 932 days ago

Really nice.
Warm color and looks nice to hold.
It will be a friend, I’m sure.
Best thoughts,

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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