Introducing Cabinetmakers Bench Squares
Nov. 4, 2012
Chappell Universal Square & Rule is expanding its current line of precision center & gauging squares to meet the needs of a broader base of cabinetmakers, furniture makers and general woodworkers. These precision Bench Squares, as they will be called will be available in both 16th inch scale and metric scale. Chappell Universal Bench Squares will come in three sizes, and will be available in 1/16th inch Imperial scale and Metric scale, along with the Chappell standard decimal inch scale. Made in the USA from 13 gauge 304 stainless steel.
Model #34-16 & #810-M Gauging Square
These beautiful squares fit so comfortably in your back pocket that you will soon feel at a loss if it is not there.
Model #34-16 specs: body 1″ x 4″, tongue 1″ x 3″. Ruling: Imperial inch divided into 1/16 inch scale.
Model #810-M Metric specs: body 25mm x 100mm, tongue 25mm x 80mm. Ruling: cm/millimeters.
Model #69-16 & #1524-M Center Square
Unique to CUS&R, the #69-16 and #1524-M have a center rule scale along the center of the body and
tongue, and zero point rulings along the inside and outside edges.
Model #69-16 specs: body 1-1/2″ x 9″, tongue 1″ x 6″. Ruling: Imperial inch divided into 1/16 inch scale.
Model #1524-M Metric specs: body 40mm x 240mm, tongue 25mm x 150mm. Ruling: cm/millimeters.
Model #912 & #2030 Center Square
Like the smaller #69-16, the #912 has a center rule scale along the center of both the body and tongue, al-
lowing for a quick change from zero point to center point layout with the same tool.
Model #912-16 specs: body 1-1/2′ x 12″, tongue 1″ x 9″. Ruling: Imperial inch divided into 1/16 inch scale.
Model #2030-M Metric specs: body 40mm x 300mm, tongue 25mm x 200mm. Ruling: cm/millimeters.
The Chappell Universal Bench Squares are designed to provide accuracy and flexibility in the way you approach your work. As a layout tool, these finely crafted and highly accurate stainless steel squares are ideal for making intricate layout over a broad range of cabinet- making, furniture making and general woodworking needs. Ideal for countless jobs in the shop— from laying out small door rails and cabinet stiles or finding center points for dowels, to gauging and squaring cabinet frames and drawers—you’ll soon wonder how you ever got by without these versatile squares on your workbench. These handy bench squares are also useful as a gauging tool to square up your circular saw or table saw, or for accurately setting the depth of your cutting tools such as routers and shapers. For layout, or gauging, you are certain to find 1001 uses in your shop for these beautifully crafted Bench Squares.
Chappell Universal Square & Rule is a Brownfield, Maine based company that provides high quality framing squares and other marking tools to builder’s & craftsman of all sorts. Since 2010, Chappell Universal Square & Rule has consistently provided builders and craftsman with the high quality information rich tools they need to get the job done confidently and correctly. Chappell Universal Square & Rule is a family owned company. For more information on Chappell Universal Square & Rule, please call (207) 935-3720 or visit chappellsquare.com.