Definition of depth gauge in English:

depth gauge

Syllabification: depth gauge

noun

  • A device fitted to a drill bit to ensure that the hole drilled does not exceed the required depth.
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    • Adequate down pressure, along with a sturdy depth gauge mechanism and press wheels, are necessities for proper seed placement.
    • Use a depth gauge - some types attach to the drill and others to the bit - or simply wrap a piece of masking tape around the bit as a depth-gauge.
    • The cutting tool for machining valve seats comprises a driving system, a machining head, a pilot, a depth gauge, and a system controller.

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