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Forum topic by IamOx posted 10-20-2016 06:48 PM 329 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-20-2016 06:48 PM

Topic tags/keywords: marking gauge question

hello everybody! so I’m working on making a couple marking gauges. what is a typical depth for the fence where it references off the face of the lumber?


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#1 posted 10-20-2016 07:02 PM

... all of mine are 3/4”.

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#2 posted 10-20-2016 07:13 PM

Depth 3/4ish and the length as long as you can make it.

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#3 posted 10-20-2016 07:26 PM



Depth 3/4ish and the length as long as you can make it.

- TheFridge

... wouldn’t go much over 96” though … LOL!

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