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When big and fat IS beautiful - and very useful!

Advantages: Does a good job
Disadvantages: None

Stanley FatMax Pro Tape Measure Introduction My wife has finally decided that I have gone mad! When she asked me what I wanted for my birthday and I replied – a tape measure – her mind was made up, I was completely off my rocker. However, ...

arwyn3 15.11.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Stanley FatMax Pro Tape Measure

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A Tool Called Stanley

Advantages: Quality. Durable.
Disadvantages: None

A few months ago we moved into our new house, the previous tenant had left curtains up in all the rooms but they really weren't to my taste, so I set out to buy some new ones. I therefore needed a tape measure so I could find the correct size curtains fo ...

Candyperfumegirl 02.02.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Stanley Powerlock Tape Measure

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Handy item for all households

Advantages: Accurate measuring, well made so will last years
Disadvantages: None

... We have had this trusty measuring tape in the tool box for years and years and it has come with us through several house moves. It is made by Stanley and even though we have had it for years (and I think we got it ...

mollymoo818 27.07.2015 · Read full review
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How long is a piece of string?

Advantages: Measures stuff
Disadvantages: Quite short

...As you can see from my picture, my Stanley Powerlock Tape Measure is quite an old one, so nowhere near as shiny as the one in the main photograph! Stanley Stanley Works was founded by Frederick T. Stanley back in 1843 in Connecticut making door ...

PerpetualMotion 23.03.2015 · Read full review
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KS Tools 30cm Stainless Steel Ruler

Advantages: High quality, the best length to buy, affordable.
Disadvantages: Very little difference in quality between the various brands.

First impressions I remember when I went to school and we had those ‘shatter resistant’ rulers. Someone would always borrow one and snap it, just to prove it can be done. I am not surprised it can be snapped because it is plastic, but the shatter r ...

danielclark691 26.04.2017 · Read full review
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Review of KS Tools 300 Semi-flexible Rule

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