Simple Adjacent Line Tool

by Halodine, published

Simple Adjacent Line Tool by Halodine Sep 30, 2012

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A tool to make lines parallel to the edge of a piece of material. This will hold anything from a Sharpie to a x-acto.

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Full BOM, instructions, and explode view in PDF.

  1. Print the parts (I used PLA light infills)
  2. Super glue (cyanoacrylate)tube to slide
  3. Press short #6 bolt into thumbwheel and into slider
  4. Use "magnet on a stick" tool, flashlight, and a #6 bolt to pull nuts into tube
  5. Press 1\4-20 nyloc nuts into base
  6. Screw in 1\4-20 socket bolts into bottom of base until they protrude the length of the material you are tracing on.

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