Learn all about the quality and accuracy of a STABILA tape measure
If you are a regular measuring tape user you have certainly tried many different ones and are unwilling to accept compromises. It is quite true to say that many different attributes play decisive role in determining the accuracy of measurement, suitability for daily use and the length of the working life of a quality tape measure. This is why we place a very high value on robustness, reliability, ease of use and, naturally, precision in our measuring tapes.
To afford protection and ease of use, this must be constantly robust, safe and ergonomically designed.
Important factors for pocket tape measures: steel tapes have a concave profile to ensure stability when extended. Hard-wearing coating to protect the scale against wear caused by dirt particles.
The start of the tape
Pocket tapes feature a spike hook that does not slip off. It features a number of sapphires that enable it to hold its position by itself.
Useful additional features
Extra features add value to the use of the tape, such as a buffer on the tape inlet, a tape brake and a belt clip.
- Recoil bumber on tape inlet
- Belt clip
- Blade Lock
- Scale on both sides