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Offline OXCanada

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Woodpecker Rule Stop and Ruler Combo
« on: January 01, 2017, 09:52 PM »
Hi - I am looking for a way to quickly and repetitively mark out mortises and tenons as well as other layout marks for furniture building.

I was thinking about getting the woodpecker rule stop and ruler to do this. That way I can mark using the end of the rule for a depth stop marking and the sides of the ruler as well. Right now I use a combo square to do the majority of my layouts.

Anyone have any experience with these or any suggestions for the best tool for the job?

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Offline neilc

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Re: Woodpecker Rule Stop and Ruler Combo
« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2017, 10:04 PM »
I use their Paolini stainless 6" ruler.  It's one of my favorite tools.  Great for marking mortises or setback gaps for many woodworking tasks.  ideal for setting the guide rail a consistent distance from the edge of a piece of wood as well.

Paolini Pocket Rule - 6"/150mm Aluminum
Shipping Nov 2016.
$32.99

It's a one-time tool, but suggest you call Woodpeckers as they often have some available.

neil

Offline RobBob

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Re: Woodpecker Rule Stop and Ruler Combo
« Reply #2 on: January 01, 2017, 10:15 PM »

Offline lunchman

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Re: Woodpecker Rule Stop and Ruler Combo
« Reply #3 on: January 02, 2017, 09:54 AM »
If you can find them (they were a Woodpecker OTT), their T- squares would be ideal.

http://www.woodpeck.com/ottonepctsquare.html

I have the TS-3 and TS-6 and find that I use these constantly, especially when marking lines for Dominoes. I also find I make use of the holes quite often to scribe layout lines.

Offline PreferrablyWood

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Re: Woodpecker Rule Stop and Ruler Combo
« Reply #4 on: January 08, 2017, 08:18 AM »
I'm going Starrett 100mm double square, 150 combination and 300 combination squares for that type of work.
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Offline OXCanada

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Re: Woodpecker Rule Stop and Ruler Combo
« Reply #5 on: January 09, 2017, 12:49 AM »
Thanks everyone!! Appreciate the info

Offline them700project

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Re: Woodpecker Rule Stop and Ruler Combo
« Reply #6 on: February 15, 2017, 03:02 PM »
Ive been using this for such things I got the 6" one

Offline ben_r_

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Re: Woodpecker Rule Stop and Ruler Combo
« Reply #7 on: March 08, 2017, 05:52 PM »
I use this:
Czeck Edge Ruler Stop

plus this:
Sterling Combination Square Rulers (scroll down)



That stop looks just like the Woodpeckers one.
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