A pictorial  for making and using a simple  but effective depth gauge..........

(click on each image to enlarge)

components         Details       Marking the hole     Assembled

In position             Position 2             Voila'

This simple device makes finding the bottom thickness relatively easy and accurate on vessels of all shapes and sizes.  The one pictured uses an oak slat approximately 15" in length and will work for bowls up to 16" in diameter.

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I hope you have found this page to be useful.

Joseph

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