Pioneer Range Mortise Marking Gauge
Crown’s Pioneer Mortise Gauge is a 8" mortise gauge made from Stabilized Bamboo and brass with high carbon steel marking pins. The bamboo fence houses a brass wear plate as well as a textured brass thumb knob, for quick and precise layout of mortises. It can mark a line from 0-4" and...
- 8" in length
- Brass thumb screw
- Sustainable Stabilized Bamboo
- High carbon steel marking pins
- Adjustable slide for mortise layout
Marking Gage Inaccurate
The head does not sit square to the beam. Need to pick up the slop by inserting wedges on 2 sides where the head contacts the beam. I use expired credit cards or equivalent.
Could be better
The sliding wood portion rocks on the rod. The play in the tool makes it difficult to get accurate measurements. Not sure if I got a bad one or if they are all like this.