Stanley Measuring Wheel

We get a lot of emails about this Stanley measuring wheel, so we decided to go out and buy one to try.  You can pick this wheel up at all most any hardware store, it is very common.  Now you may be asking yourself, what would I ever use a wheel for?  Basically, a wheel is for long distance measurement such as surveying sites, land measurements, fencing, paving and more.  Unless you’re not in this type of business or another business that would utilize long distant measuring devices, you may never use one.  But when you need one, they are very handy and helpful to have around. There are a lot of different measuring wheels available on the market today, some not so good and others that are truely professional.  Depending upon what you will be using the wheel for, you can then decide what type and brand to get.  As far as the Stanely wheel, we found it to be pretty accurate.   But before we get into that, let’s talk a little bit about this wheel. The Stanley wheel has a collapsible handle which makes it nice for storage.  The wheel has a 5 digit counter and a push button reset.  This means the wheel can measure up to 9,999 before it resets to zero.  The wheel is a 85 Durometer wear resistant.  It also has a kick stand which is nice when you have to...

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