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    Marking Knife: Layout Tool and Height Gage

    My favorite marking out knife is flat on one face and beveled on the other. Turns out it is also useful as a height gage when I need to lower a cutter until it touches a reference surface.

    If you are interested, please see http://rick.sparber.org/MKLT.pdf


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    Thanks Rick! We've added your Marking Gauge to our Measuring and Marking category, as well as to your builder page: Rick Sparber's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:

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    Rick,

    Did you grind the 30 bevel freehand or in a fixture when creating the marking knife. The edge looks very straight.

    Thanks for posting,

    Paul


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