or Join Now!
Not the prettiest, but I just can not work with metal (I guess im a wood snob). Works pretty dang well though, tried it out on a drawer I was working on.
home | projects | blog
1145 posts in 1324 days
Preview this project card
4151 posts in 2256 days
#1 posted 07-01-2013 11:27 PM
Is that a wheel-gauge blade on the end? Also, love that maple—it’s a beautiful gauge!
-- "hold fast to that which is good"
#2 posted 07-01-2013 11:36 PM
Yeah, its a round gauge blade. I fought trying to make a home made blade out of all sorts of materials, but failed miserably. Went to Woodcraft and they had those in stock for $3 i think. sold.
6918 posts in 1881 days
#3 posted 07-01-2013 11:48 PM
That’s a fine marking gauge my friend.
#4 posted 07-01-2013 11:52 PM
I love those wheel gauges because they don’t drag. I never thought of putting one on a traditional gauge, but I think it’s an excellent idea.
4369 posts in 1515 days
#5 posted 07-02-2013 12:07 AM
Looks great, Marcus!
-- "Good judgement is the result of experience. A lot of experience is the result of poor judgement."
2871 posts in 1556 days
#6 posted 07-02-2013 02:16 AM
She’s a beauty, Marcus.
-- People say I hammer like lightning. It's not that I'm fast -- it's that I never hit the same place twice!
3765 posts in 1656 days
#7 posted 07-02-2013 02:23 AM
Looks great to me, I’d have it in my shop any day.
-- Bondo Gaposis
17542 posts in 1872 days
#8 posted 07-02-2013 12:00 PM
-- Master hand plane hoarder. - http://timetestedtools.net
7113 posts in 2456 days
#9 posted 07-02-2013 05:49 PM
Pretty cool gauge man.
-- Mauricio - Woodstock, GA - "Confusion is the Womb of Learning, with utter conviction being it's Tomb" Prof. T.O. Nitsch
279 posts in 1580 days
#10 posted 07-02-2013 08:54 PM
great looking gauge, simple is very ellegant
-- If your not supposed to have hair on your face......why does it grow their
5866 posts in 1613 days
#11 posted 07-04-2013 12:01 AM
Looks great, Marcus. I like the contrasting woods.
-- tr ...see one, do one, teach one...
Go to Pulse page »
©2016 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics