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set square

a thin flat piece of plastic, metal, etc., in the shape of a right-angled triangle, used in technical drawing
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Top Tip: If your cables go round a corner cut your trunking at a 45 degree angle using a set square.
FIXED ideas can take a long time to change and to many people Volvos are still big awkward cars designed with a set square.
On arriving, a set square is thrown to the ground which determines one corner of what will be the finished "painting".
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MATERIALS : Length of veneered shelving Sheets of veneered shelf batten PVA glue 35 - 40mm length screws x 5mm wide Tools : 18v drill driver, 18v circular saw Tape measure, spirit level, pencil Set square or handsaw Safety specs 3mm drill bit, screwdriver bit 1.
That usually means they have to be seriously stylish, perhaps a bit curvy and certainly the opposite of cars designed with a set square the way Volvos used to be.
The Qualification and Curriculum Authority also says GCSEs should test use of a set square and full stop - also done at 11.
And whoever keeps banging on about TV dumbing down has obviously never tried to follow an episode of Taggart - viewers are allowed to take a calculator and a set square into the exam, to try to make head or tail of it all.
The only tools you need are a hammer, saw, ruler and set square, face mask and spacers to insert around the wall edge to allow about 10mm expansion.
The Mazda MX-5 and Lexus LS400 were penned in America, while the lumpen tat that Japanese motor-makers peddle to the locals was shaped using a set square and spirit level.
The Nissan Chappo, a concept car launched at the Geneva Motor Show, is clearly styled with a set square and ruler.
Feet planted and the bike registering 90 degrees on a set square.