Bar Clamp Becomes Quick Jobsite Caliper
This reader had trouble getting an accurate reading on a rounded workpiece. A bar clamp provided a quick fix.
Speeding up Caliper Adjustments
Tired of fighting with a ruler and trying to make adjustments to your caliper at the same time? This reader saved one hand with this simple solution.
Making Tongue-and-Groove Pinch Sticks
This reader ran into some trouble measuring a window, but thanks to a scrapped tongue-and-groove joint, he found a simple way to make pinch sticks.
More Woodworking Marking and Measuring Tools
In this final episode of the Woodworking Tools for Measuring and Marking Video Series, you’ll learn about several layout and marking tools that don’t fit in the other categories.
Woodworking Awls, Scribers, and Marking Knives
Learn how to choose and use awls, scribers and marking knives for accurate layout marking on your woodworking projects.
Woodworking Dividers and Calipers
How to choose and use dividers and calipers for accurate layouts on your woodworking projects. In this episode of the Woodworking Tools for Measuring and Marking Video Series, Ernie Conover introduces you to dividers and calipers.
Woodworking Squares and Bevels
In this episode of the Woodworking Tools for Measuring and Marking Video Series, you’ll learn how to select and use carpenter squares, tri-squares, combination squares, engineer squares and speed squares.