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Forum topic by TopamaxSurvivor posted 588 days ago 1280 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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TopamaxSurvivor

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588 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: ruler height gauge

This 3D ruler from Peachtree WW looks really handy.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence


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Sam Shakouri

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#1 posted 588 days ago

Really very handy. I like it.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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#2 posted 588 days ago

hey bob, nice tool alert, are you getting one…

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#3 posted 588 days ago

Yeah, I’m going to try it out ;-)

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Lenny

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#4 posted 588 days ago

Sure seems to be a handy tool Bob. I have heard of, but do not know a lot about, Peachtree. My question would be are they known for putting out accurate tools (items)? This 3D rule will only be as good as it is accurate. Can it be trusted that the rules have been manufactured within precise tolerances? An ananogy would be, I could buy a really good combination square, then, I could buy a Starrett square. I wonder where these will fall along the precision continuum?

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

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#5 posted 588 days ago

I think they mostly retail like Rockler and Woodcraft. Online and one store, I think. I have bought things from them before. I’ll let you know how accurate it is. Looks a lot better than trying to keep tract of a handful of set up blocks. It has a magnet so it will stick to my saw base with the Wixey angle gauge instead of being lost like every thing else when you need it ;-))

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#6 posted 585 days ago

Handy looking peice of kit Bob, you are becoming the guru for finding obscure WW accessories. Keep it up.

David

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#7 posted 585 days ago

Advertising delivered to my inbox ;-))

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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