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    Empire   7 in. Laser Etched Rafter Square

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    • Description
      • High visibility, deep stamped, long lasting graduations
      • Thick, matte 6063 aluminum provides a safer cutting guide
      • Anodized aluminum construction will not rust or corrode
      Model
      e2994
      Internet/Catalog:
      205317688
      Store SKU:
      496305

      The Empire e2994 True Blue® Laser Etched 7 in. Rafter Square features permanent laser markings for superior readability in any light condition. An increase heel width that is up to 25% wider than leading competitors gives increased stability while cutting deck boards. Thick anodized matte 6063 aluminum provides a safer cutting guide and will not rust or corrode.

      • Patent pending laser etching process provides superior, permanent readability in any light condition
      • Thick, matte 6063 aluminum provides a safer cutting guide
      • Anodized finish will not rust or corrode
      • Includes helpful instruction manual with complete rafter tables. graduations will not fade or change over time
      • Thick, matte finished 6063 aluminum provides a safer cutting guide; anodized finish will not rust or corrode
      • Increased heel width for cutting deck boards
      Info & Guides
    • Specifications
      Adjustable :
      No
      Angle capacity (degrees) :
      90
      Graduations / Resolution :
      1/8 inch
      Hand Tool Type :
      Square
      Product Depth (in.) :
      8
      Product Height (in.) :
      1.125
      Product Width (in.) :
      8
      Returnable :
      90-Day
      Tools Product Type :
      Hand Tool
    • Reviews
      (18)

      Ratings & Reviews

      94% of customers recommend this product
      4.8
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      4.7
      Customer Images (3)
      • Easy to Use Aluminum Rafter Square
      • September 02, 2015
      • Recommended Product

      This is a classic rafter square with a few new twists and easy to identify markings and features. A rafter square is a versatile and priceless tool. I've used this one like a work horse for renovations. You can't miss it on the job site - the blue color really stands out. I use it as a straightedge to make short cuts with a circular saw. I use it to drill pilot holes in cabinet doors and drawers for hardware. I use it to mortise door jams and strike plates. I use it to score drywall by setting my knife on a point and dragging the square down the sheet. I use it to frame square stairs treads, risers and bracing. Ironically it's called a rafter square and I've never used it for rafters. This square has a wider than normal base plate. Not sure if the wider plate adds more stability or squareness but I like that it's wider. One of the best features that comes with this square is the in-depth users guide. Lots of tables for determining the correct dimensions for your rafters. Lose the booklet? No worries. Use your smart phone's QR scanner app to scan the bar code printed on the square itself and you can pull up the rafter tables on your phone at the job site. Brilliant feature! She's a keeper.

      Pros Durable, Easy to Use, Accurate, Light Weight, qr code, excellent users manual

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      ApartmentOwner

      Kansas, USA
      45 to 54
      3 out of 3 people found this helpful
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