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Definition of Scribing:
Scribing is when a piece of stock is held to against the desired profile and the profile is traced or scribed onto the new piece. Scribing works well when you need to put trim against an irregular surface like a log wall. The trim will be held in place while the profile of the logs are traced.

Trammel Points
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  • Fits most rulers 1/2'' to 1-1/8'' wide. The photo at right shows how the points are used with a ruler.
  • Trammels accurately measure and mark distances that are too great for conventional compasses and dividers.

  • Available through Rockler.com

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