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How to Use Squares, Bevels and Gauges

Learn about the variety of tools used to make and measure angles and guidelines.

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Carpenter Square Measures Right Angles
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Carpenter's Square

The carpenter's square is the most common type of square. The main function of a square is to provide an accurate right-angled guide. This simple design has been adapted into a number of tools for different types of guide lines.

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