Contour Gauge: Print-In-Place

Easily printable contour gauge with adjustable lid friction or locking action.


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    Integral supports under "fins" are readily removable.

    This model has been redesigned. Initial model was M3 hardware, but had printing issues.

    This is for providing measurements, and is not intended for sketch duplication, as there are gaps between the fins.

    Materials and methods

    Use extrusion width of 0.48 for optimal print quality.

    2x - M4 x 12 SHCS

    2x - M4 Nut

    Add a thin felt runner between lid and top of fins for even friction across entire span.



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