carpenter's square

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Noun1.carpenter's square - a steel square used by carpenterscarpenter's square - a steel square used by carpenters; larger than a try square
square - a hand tool consisting of two straight arms at right angles; used to construct or test right angles; "the carpenter who built this room must have lost his square"
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Supplies: Cloth tape measure, paper, pencil or felt-tip pen, scissors, ruler, compass, carpenter's square.
Use a carpenter's square or speed square to transfer this cut length to the other side skid and center skid.
In Latin, norma was the word for a carpenter's square, the tool that ensures a carpenter can regularly reproduce corners and edges that are straight and form right angles.
The word "normal" derives from the Latin norma, which means carpenter's square.
Tools: acrylic quilter's ruler, steel tape measure, carpenter's square, screwdriver, hacksaw, hammer, staple gun, hand saw
Things you will need * Ladder * Carpenter's square * Hand saw * Tape measure * Plasterboard sheet (same thickness as the plaster and lath together) * Sharp utility knife * Screwdriver * Screws * Tape * Joint compound * Sanding pad Fixing the ceiling * 1.
You clamp them to a carpenter's square to match the rise and run of a stair jack and then mark the notches.
In mounting a scope, I like to use a carpenter's square to get the action level, and a plumb bob to align the vertical crosshair.
Before you go ahead with anything else, use a set or carpenter's square to cut this edge first.
TOOLS: circular saw, table saw (optional), saber saw, electric drill, 3/8- and 1-inch paddle-blade drill bits, electric sander, carpenter's square, framing square, rasp, hammer, posthole digger, shovel, level, stepladder