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J Tiers
01-08-2014, 07:51 PM
The "Mueller Dovetailometer" is shown in this video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=esAqz6bCVyQ

Nick says that mics will fail to work, for reasons that are not clear to me. But evidently he isn't the first to have the idea for a measuring device other than precision pins and a mic.

Starrett's contribution to the measurement of dovetails is shown here:

http://www.practicalmachinist.com/vb/antique-machinery-history/starrett-no-438-dovetail-vernier-caliper-277058/