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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.
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#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!
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#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.
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#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.
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#5 posted 07-02-2013 12:07 AM
Looks great, Marcus!
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#6 posted 07-02-2013 02:16 AM
She’s a beauty, Marcus.
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#7 posted 07-02-2013 02:23 AM
Looks great to me, I’d have it in my shop any day.
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#8 posted 07-02-2013 12:00 PM
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#9 posted 07-02-2013 05:49 PM
Pretty cool gauge man.
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#10 posted 07-02-2013 08:54 PM
great looking gauge, simple is very ellegant
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#11 posted 07-04-2013 12:01 AM
Looks great, Marcus. I like the contrasting woods.
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