Vesper double square set. We may know what someone else is saying when they mention a carpenters bevel sliding t bevel or any number of phrases with two or more of the words carpenters universal adjustable t sliding bevel square angle or gage combined but there is no guessing what they might end up calling it.
Signature Series Sliding Bevels
Precision Without Compromise The Shed
Sawmill Creek Woodworking Community
4 7 and 10 overall blade lengths available.
Chris vesper bevel gauge. Its has been well worth the wait. I just threw my crappy bevel gauge at the wall after it slipped while trying to transfer an angle. For years we have been trying to persuade chris vesper to wholesale his famous tools to us so we could make them easily available to our customers.
I hate the most common one with the big thin nut to tighten it. Last night as i was cutting a tenon i pushed my carcase saw aside which pushed my mallet which pushed the vesper gauge onto the concrete floor lemming style. I picked it up and checked for damage.
The bevel gauge is everything that people say it is. Was wondering what people recommend by way of solid units that truly lock down the angle when you tighten the knob and dont flex or slip. Vesper makes the.
These tasmanian blackwood infilled sliding bevels are the flagship of the vesper brand. If you have any older tools that are rusting dont throw them out spend. I have seen your double square before and was very impressed but your bevel gauge is unbelievable.
Classic hand tools welcomes you to our website from where we have been selling fine hand tools books and accessories to woodworking enthusiasts and professionals since 2003. So the vesper bevel gauge is one of four bevel gauges im using to guide my layout and my mortise chopping. It is hard to tighten it cuz the nut is so thin.
At last he has agreed to sell us one of his most popular tools the vesper double square. Chris i just wanted to drop you a short note to say thank you. 7 is the good all rounder and most popular size.
I was thinking i wanted one with the nut at the end of the handle like the shinwa model. We invest heavily to ensure high stock levels so you are rarely disappointed when you order. Though i need another sliding bevel like i need a goat in my living room i recently ordered one of the new sliding bevels from chris vesper tools in australia and have been putting it through its paces.
Feel free to visit us here at our showroom in suffolk where all our tools books etc are on display. I am looking for a good sliding bevel gauge. I got this stanley 25 t bevel gauge for free from a family member and it needed a lot of love to get it to tip top shape.
Is there one bevel gauge to rule them all. The 4 bevel excels in cabinetry work dovetail marking and is even useful on boat building and it fits in your pocket so nicely. I searched a lil bit and found some with a thumb lever instead of a nut and thouggt that would be good.
If you are too lazy to click though the link above let me boil down the story. The tools arrived yesterday and the only word that i can find to describe them is exquisite.
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