Free 50 Best Homemade Tools eBook:  
Remove advertisements
Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    rgsparber's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Location
    Phoenix, AZ
    Posts
    378
    Thanks
    45
    Thanked 513 Times in 215 Posts

    Thread Gages (Training Wheels for a Newbie)

    A valuable skill is the ability to identify the thread size of bolts. But when you are first starting out, a gage is a handy assist. This article presents a few ideas on making your own gage.

    If you are interested, please see

    http://rick.sparber.org/TGTW.pdf


    Your comments are welcome. All of us are smarter than any one of us.


    Thanks,

    Rick
    Rick

  2. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to rgsparber For This Useful Post:

    mklotz (01-03-2017), Paul Jones (01-01-2017)

  3. #2
    Paul Jones's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Location
    Yorba Linda, California
    Posts
    1,121
    Thanks
    4,574
    Thanked 1,166 Times in 581 Posts
    Rick,

    I can see where this design of thread gages would be very handy and much faster to use. Thanks for the posting.

    Paul

  4. #3
    rgsparber's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Location
    Phoenix, AZ
    Posts
    378
    Thanks
    45
    Thanked 513 Times in 215 Posts
    I have updated the article to include a tool for identifying nuts.
    Rick

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to rgsparber For This Useful Post:

    Paul Jones (01-03-2017)

  6. #4
    Content Editor DIYer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    3,072
    Thanks
    305
    Thanked 601 Times in 543 Posts
    Thanks Rick! We've added your Nut Gage to our Measuring and Marking category, as well as to your builder page: Rick's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:


  7. #5
    Content Editor DIYer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    3,072
    Thanks
    305
    Thanked 601 Times in 543 Posts
    Thanks Rick! We've added your Thread Gage to our Measuring and Marking category, as well as to your builder page: Rick's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:



    Post your reply!
    Join 33,912 of us and get our 50 Must Read Homemade Tools eBook free.



    50 Must Read Homemade Tools

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •