This is not my idea. It is a re-post from a forum.
Originally from: http://forum.miata.net/vb/showthread.php?t=448807
User: Godless Commie
It mimics a "profile gauge" tool but is made from bbq sticks and cardboard: http://www.amazon.com/Plastic-Profile-Gauge-Standard-Width/dp/B003A07NBG
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And a Warning from Wroger-Wroger: Be careful not to let stray bamboo skewers or their tips, skewer your foot. These bits can lurk in the carpet waiting to strike.
Step 1: Materials
- a bunch of bamboo skewers (or straws)
- enough corrugated cardboard to cover your project
- some sort of a marker, like a sharpie