gauge rod


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gauge rod

A measuring stick for checking the accuracy of the gauge in brickwork; called a story rod if used to mark floor and sill levels.
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Next, the top margin formed between the arch edges and the kiln's sidewalk was paved with a single coat of clay and cement and levelled with a gauge rod.
The unique look and feel of Tibetan rugs is the result of a handweaving technique in which the yarn is knotted around a gauge rod, row by row.