Disston Mortice and Marking Gauge - 1

disston mortice gauge
Our Rating


Review By: C.Hippy

Manufacturer: Disston

Tool Type: Mortice and Marking Gauge

Model No:


The Disston mortice / mortise gauge is an old gauge with a look of quality and elegance.

The Disston mortice / mortise gauge is made with contrastings Rosewood and brass parts. The plate on top of the head may be gun metal.

The gauge is marked 'Henry Disston & Sons, Philada, PA USA 95'.

disston mortise gauge

disston mortise gauge

disston mortise gauge

Manufactured Dates

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Gauge Also Known As

Disston Mortice Gauge
Disston Mortise Gauge
Disston Marking Gauge
Disston Scribing Gauge

Your Say..

Chik - I am surprised by the number of Disston variations there seem to be for this tool ! Mine has the same Maker's Mark - but no grommet around the knurled knob on the sliding face. Mine has 2 brass wear strips on face instead of full brass face. Catalogues also show variations. A great, working tool.


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