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Originally Posted by Wildwood View Post
+1 on the @Road Fan technique, but i use a yard stick instead of a book, the long extention between my legs (ooopps...) lets me make sure the measurement is taken perpendicular to the vertical. No assistant needed .
lots of variations! Zinn had one where he used a 2Ē dowel as a pull up, with a line level glued to it to sense levelness. I donít recall how he did the vertical measurement, which is the key point of the assistant, make the measurement while I hold everything together! With a big enough book I can mark the wall with a pencil or use a plumb line to capture the vertical distance, then measure it with a tape.
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