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Forum topic by Redoak49 posted 11-17-2020 02:19 PM 776 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-17-2020 02:19 PM

I want to get one of these but can only find them in metric. Does someone know where to get one in in ches?


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#1 posted 11-19-2020 04:57 PM

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#2 posted 11-19-2020 05:51 PM

I love my Shinwa saddle. Although its metric, I don’t really use it as a ruler.

-- derek / oregon

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#3 posted 11-19-2020 05:55 PM



I love my Shinwa saddle. Although its metric, I don t really use it as a ruler.

- metolius

Yeah i’ve never actually used the measurements on squares or bevel gauges etc. They usually tend to be odd or awkward to use anyways. I just use them to mark/strike a 90 or 45.

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#4 posted 11-19-2020 05:56 PM

I looked and could not find one eiither; especially in the desigh you show.

Maybe you could add a strip of adhesive backed measuring tape to it. Some come with both inch and metric on then.

-- Les B, Oregon

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#5 posted 11-19-2020 06:00 PM

Incra.


Incra calls it a Bend Rule.

Link is HERE.

-- The hump with the stump and the pump!

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#6 posted 11-19-2020 06:26 PM

Check Shinwa square on Amazon. Lots of options, all metric.

-- Sawdust Maker

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#7 posted 11-20-2020 10:30 AM

I have the 6” Incra “bend rule” and the Shinwa saddle. I would buy either again in a heart beat, though if funds were tight, I would go with the Shinwa first.

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