Starrett Prosite Protractor No 505A
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The ProSite protractor made by Starrett (model No.505A) was invented by trim carpenter Marc Shapiro.He became frustrated on a job installing a large amount of prefinished walnut trim (no room for error like a painted job would allow).
After spending many hours jostling a sliding bevel and a small protractor to get readings on angles, and then transferring those angles to his miter saw, Shapiro came up with the idea of a tool that would do both.
He worked out some of the kinks with wood prototypes before approaching Starrett to develop and manufacture the tool...