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Adjustable Parallel Set 

Adjustable Parallel Set
  • Made of precision ground tool steel
  • Easily expanded to size in openings for quick reference measurements
  • Lock desired size by set screws provided
  • Exact size can be set with micrometer
  • Furnished in fitted plastic case with size range markings
Part Number: 2552
Weight: 1.95 lb

Price: $54.95

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Six piece adjustable precision parallel set.

Parallels are adjustable to the following sizes: 3/8” - 1/2”, 1/2” - 11/16”, 11/16” - 15/16”, 15/16” - 1-5/16”, 1-5/16” - 1-3/4”, 1-3/4” - 2-1/4”.

The parallels are 5" long and 1/4" thick.

Chris Chris' Tips
Adjustable parallels are not generally used like the parallels you use in a vise.

Uses include:

  • Measuring the width of a slot; adjust the parallel so it fills the slot, then measure the parallel
  • Setting the angle on a sine plate or vise
  • As an adjustable gage block
  • For leveling or adjusting odd-shaped work pieces in a vise