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Project by Julian posted 741 days ago 2090 views 13 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made these marking gauges to help with a tool cabinet build. Design based on Steve Latta’s marking/slicing gauge
in an older issue of Fine WoodWorking Mag. The one on the right is for marking or slicing veneer. The center is for making a 1/16” groove for inlay. The one on the left is an extra.

-- Julian





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IndianJoe

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#1 posted 741 days ago

nice I like them

-- Nimkee** Joe

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#2 posted 741 days ago

pretty great looking tools.

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#3 posted 741 days ago

Really nice looking tools. What are the woods?
Jim

-- It always looks better when it's finished!

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#4 posted 741 days ago

Too flash Julian! very nice!!!

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

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#5 posted 741 days ago

Beautiful work Julian!

-- "It's amazing how much can go wrong when you think you know what you're doing."

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Julian

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#6 posted 741 days ago

JR; made with maple. Two were stained with red mahagony and all coated with shellac.

-- Julian

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#7 posted 740 days ago

Very nice!!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#8 posted 740 days ago

They are great, very clean execution. Love to have such in my possession.

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#9 posted 740 days ago

Nice! :)

-- Adventure? Heh! Excitement? Heh! A Woodworker craves not these things!

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#10 posted 740 days ago

Really nice looking!! What did you use for blades? Where did you get the brass thumb screws?

-- The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. Confucius, 经过艰苦的努力的梦想可以成真

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#11 posted 737 days ago

Excellent work on these. The design looks great, especially the elliptical dowel shape.

-- - Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true. -

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#12 posted 727 days ago

The tools are great and but the finish on that table top looks greater.

-- Rodman

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