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US Patent: 61,248
Carpenter's Gage
Russel Phillips - Gardiner, ME

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layout tools : marking gauges



William Henry Clifford
Henry C. Houston

Patent Dates:
Granted: Jan. 15, 1867

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Another of the classic patent gages. An extremely elegant design, in which an H-shaped bar holds two independent heads. This simple design allows a single compact gage to hold two distinct settings.

This gage was produced for many years, in several variants. The earliest versions used a plain rosewood or boxwood bar, which caused wear problems because the locking screws bit into the wooden bar. Later models added an inlaid brass strip to provide a more solid wearing point for the screw. Also late in production, these were offered with a brass sliding bar on one side, allowing it to be used for marking mortises.

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