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Old 03-01-2018, 05:51 AM
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Originally Posted by rip-tide View Post
Hey tech69,

Just got-a ask, when I read the word trammed. I think of a mill, and the alignment for the head and table .

Are you using it as the same, a reference for alignment of parts .....?...... pretty interesting if that is what it be.

Greg
Yes, it is a tool for measuring to determine if a body is square and the sides are the same length. This is a handheld tram. Some people refer to the gauges that hang off the underside to check for buckles in the unibody/frame as trams too.

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