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bluebirdbcldrljjjj

06:57PM | 04/09/02
Member Since: 04/08/02
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Hi; Can you tell me how to use a STANLEY speed square, its like 7" x 7" x 10", I am trying to find an angle on another board so i can set my craftsman miter box. I just don't know how to use one to read angles. sorry!

DH

07:29PM | 04/09/02
Member Since: 09/23/01
242 lifetime posts
If you look at the speed square...the 90 degree corner says pivot...one cut out says hip val, one common rafters and the outside edge is angles.

set the pivot on one end of your line...line up with your line on the 90 degree side and read the scale on the outside edge.

Better way is with a bevel/false square.

bluebirdbcldrljjjj

04:30AM | 04/10/02
Member Since: 04/08/02
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THANKS

BV002378

04:14AM | 10/22/13
C'mon Bob thats it ? I mean after all your Bob "freaking" Vila. No pic for us guy who don't like to read instructions. (?)
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