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Project by mjrausch posted 05-16-2013 10:17 AM 3158 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A pair of amco bronze saddle squares (one is a dovetail square) that i made. Got the idea for bridgecity tools website

-- mjrausch

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#1 posted 05-16-2013 01:53 PM

Those look beautiful. Love the design.

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#2 posted 05-16-2013 02:24 PM

Nice job….

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 05-16-2013 02:35 PM


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#4 posted 05-16-2013 02:36 PM

nice execution. cool details

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#5 posted 05-16-2013 04:53 PM

Wonderful workmanship,beautiful saddle squares

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#6 posted 05-16-2013 05:40 PM

i have absolutely no idea what i am looking at… someone please explain.

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#7 posted 05-16-2013 07:44 PM

Saddle squares make it easy to carry a layout line around from the edge to the face of a workpiece. I have the veritas aluminum saddle square and use it a lot.

-- He who dies with the most tools... dies with the emptiest wallet.

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#8 posted 05-17-2013 01:59 AM


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#9 posted 05-17-2013 02:18 AM

thanks for all your nice comments

-- mjrausch

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#10 posted 05-17-2013 06:39 AM

Excellent work. Did you make the decorative cuts by hand? I like how they can hinge.

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#11 posted 06-03-2013 01:34 AM

Nice squares. +1 on how you did the decorative cuts.

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