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    Marking gauge

    Carpenters

    Hi, I'm just wondering what is the best brand or store to go with to buy a marking gauge from?

    Asked by Harry on 4th Jul 2022
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    Jamesjones

    "Marking guages made of hardwood with brass adjustment fitting and pins are all adequate if looked after and used correctly . Spear and Jackson have ones made of rosewood they are usually a prestige inclusion in any bench joiners toolbox . Beech ones are generally used more often and slightly cheaper , they do the same job just as well , it depends how much wear , tear and continuous use they will get .
    Should be able get one online with minimal postage cost ."

    Answered on 5th Jul 2022 - Member since Mar 2019 - report
    Mick Constable Carpentry

    "I would buy Stanley but you can buy a reasonable one from screwfix"

    Answered on 4th Jul 2022 - Member since Jun 2019 - report
    Kevin Darling

    "Irwin is the best brand. You can buy this in B and Q."

    Answered on 4th Jul 2022 - Member since Jun 2022 - report
    FlowRepairs

    "Maybe Record? And as in shop or store to go to assuming you want a physical store to go to rather then an online one may I recommend Axminster as in carpentry tools ,you may find it there, the marking gauge (depending on the type of gauge of course)"

    Answered on 17th Jul 2022 - Member since Oct 2020 - report
    Gary veevers

    "I'll be honest you can't really fault screwfix for your essential tool needs"

    Answered on 9th Jul 2022 - Member since Jun 2022 - report
    CB CARPENTRY & FLOORS

    "Crown are a good quality brand and been established a long time . Axminster tools sell a great selection of gauges from low to very high prices"

    Answered on 22nd Jul 2022 - Member since Oct 2019 - report

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