Carpenter's Rule

Carpenter's Rule

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This yellow folding carpenter’s rule is made of nylon reinforced with glass fibers, and so had strength and flexibility.
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Object Name
Carpenter's Rule
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey
folded: 51 mm x 17 mm x 203 mm; 2 in x 11/16 in x 8 in
overall: 5/8 in x 8 in x 2 in; 1.5875 cm x 20.32 cm x 5.08 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of Emser Industries
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National Museum of American History
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