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Posted on Adjusting jointer, what straight edge to get?

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bbasiaga

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#1 posted 09-11-2016 11:31 PM

I just used a 36” ruler that I have. I tested it for straightness against a level I have. I could have used the level, but it had rounded edges so it made it less clear if a feeler gauge was fitting under it, or just gong under the bevel and lifting it up.

I clamped a block to the ruler so it would sit upright. Worked great.

There are some cheaper straight edges on Amazon if you search for them.

Brian

-- Part of engineering is to know when to put your calculator down and pick up your tools.


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