Joiner's gauge

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an instrument used to strike a line parallel to the straight side of a board, etc.

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For all the marking and measuring, you will find the multipurposeKreg Multi-Mark Marking Gauge indispensable.
Next, mark the top and bottom position of the hinges on the edge of the door frame, then hold each hinge against the door and mark round the hinge using a marking gauge or a sharp pencil.
Draw a line centrally on the edge of the door with a marking gauge, and use the lock body as a template to mark the top and bottom of the mortise.