Explore Premium Measuring & Layout Tools
Because of our extensive experience with measuring and workshop essentials, we’ve found that premium tools use time-honored manufacturing techniques and high-quality materials. You’ll find that to be the case with all of our products. From measuring and layout equipment to clamps, vises, and glue, everything we sell at Garrett Wade delivers heirloom-quality performance. Browse our selection of measuring equipment today to discover how you can streamline your process.
Woodworking Measuring Tools
Rulers & Measuring Tapes: Every so often, a job may require a longer-than-usual measuring tape or one that has unique features. Our tools come in classic styles that reflect timeless functionality.
Calipers: From finely crafted brass calipers to the digital display variety, our carpentry tools help you precisely measure space and distance during your project.
Layout Tools: Our layout tools, such as finely crafted compasses and wheel markers will help youmake your mark before making a single cut.
Squares: Our traditional squares, like the Japanese-style mitre squares, come in elegant, professional designs that have been perfected over decades for optimal precision.
At Garrett Wade, we have been friends with professional carpenters and DIY woodworking enthusiasts since well before our business began in 1975. Every product we curate for our collections is a direct result of our time talking and working with professionals. They are made by some of the best craftsmen in the world.
With our heirloom-quality tools, you can expect durability that will last for decades. Our tools can therefore be owned and used for generations.
For more information about our tools for woodworking, including dimensions, please review our helpful tool guides. You can also review the tutorial videos on various product pages to learn how to use each product.
Do your stud finders require batteries?
We offer these woodworking measuring tools in both manual and battery-operated forms. Our manual stud finders indicate your wallboard’s thickness, and they are unparalleled for locating joists in textured ceilings, which often limit electronic stud finders’ effectiveness. Our electronic finders are great at detecting several studs at the same time and indicate their widths instantly.
What makes your automatic center punches different from others on the market?
Our center punch version is very sensitive, requiring minimal pressure to perform a punch. As a result, our punches are more accurate and simpler to use, reducing false starts and errors.
What enhancement features do your torpedo levels include?
These digitalmeasuring tools are intuitive and precise, eliminating the annoying guesswork associated with the traditional method. Their strong magnetic bases adhere to all ferrous surfaces, and they are easy to recharge with micro USB connections.