Stanley 5061 Gauge Review By: I.Ball
Category: Old Marking Gauges
Tool Type: Marking Gauge
Model No: 5061
The Stanley marking gauge number 5061 is a wooden gauge with a single
The Stanley 5061 gauge is made from beech.
The wooden head is secured to the stem in the required position with the use of a plastic amber thumb screw.
The Stanley 5061 marking gauge was designed to be used either right-handed or left-handed.
This Stanley tool formed part of Stanley's '5000' series tool range.
The popular Stanley 5061 marking gauge was a modernisation and reinvention of the earlier Stanley 61 marking gauge.
"Stanley 5061, Reg design no.942901, made in England" - found on the bottom end of the stem.
<1974 - 1986>
Stanley Scribing Gauge No. 5061
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