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draw gauge

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A metal or wooden tool consisting of an adjustable sliding ruled beam attached with a thumbscrew to a handle in the shape of a pistol and a metal blade inserted through a slot at the end of the sliding rule beam, held in place by another thumbscrew. Used to cut even strips in leather at adjustable widths.
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  • Parks Canada / Parcs Canada, and Canadian Heritage Information Network / Réseau canadien d’information sur le patrimoine. 2009–2018. “Parks Canada Descriptive and Visual Dictionary of Objects / Dictionnaire descriptif et visuel de Parcs Canada.” 2009–2018.
Term (International)
draw gauge
Inverted term (International)
gauge, draw
Alternative term(s)
cutting gauge; draw gage; gage knife; slitting gage; strip ease
Term (International)
trusquin à marquer
Term gender (International)
Alternative term(s)
calibre à réglette graduée; couteau mécanique; gage à tailler
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Parks Canada code(s)
  • 04-00803
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