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      Measuring ruler - Steel ruler



      Measuring ruler for modeling

      A metallic ruler for modeling, also known as a steel ruler or metal measuring ruler, is a precision tool used in various modeling disciplines, such as architecture, engineering, woodworking, and crafts. It is made of stainless steel and is designed to provide accurate measurements for precise modeling work.
      Steel rulers for modeling have a thin, flat profile with clearly marked measurements along their length. The markings are engraved onto the surface, ensuring durability and longevity. The measurements are in centimeters (cm) and inches (in), allowing for flexibility in different measurement systems.
      When working on models, steel rulers are useful for precise measuring, marking, and drawing straight lines. It enables accurate scaling, dimensioning, and layout planning, ensuring the model's components fit together correctly and maintaining the desired proportions. The rigidity and durability of the metal construction make it a reliable tool for precise and safe cuts with a hobby cutter, without which you could risk cutting your finger, as well as repetitive measurements and fine detailing. For example, plastic versions of this, are not suitable for cutting with cutters.

      Whether you are working on architectural models, miniature figures, or any other scale model project that requires precision, this is an essential tool that can contribute to the accuracy and quality of your work.

      What is the use of a metal ruler?

      The use of a metal ruler, also known as a metal scale or metal measuring ruler, is to provide precise measurements for various applications. Here are some common uses for them:

      • Measuring Length and Distance: The primary purpose is to measure length and distance accurately. It allows you to determine the size of objects, components, or spaces with precision. Their markings are in centimeters, millimeters, and inches, providing a reliable reference for measurement.

      • Drawing Straight Lines: A steel ruler is an excellent tool for drawing straight lines. Its straight edge helps create clean, precise lines in various artistic, architectural, engineering, or drafting projects. You can use it with pencils, pens, or technical drawing instruments to achieve straight, controlled lines.

      • Scaling and Proportioning: Measuring rulers are essential for scaling and proportioning objects or drawings. By using their measurements, you can accurately scale down or enlarge images or designs while maintaining the correct proportions. This is particularly useful in architectural modeling, model making, or any project that requires maintaining accurate scales.

      • Marking and Layout: Their markings allow you to make accurate marks or measurements on materials, surfaces, or drawings. It assists in laying out precise dimensions, angles, or spacing, ensuring accuracy and consistency in your work. Whether you need to mark cutting lines, drill hole locations, or indicate specific points, this tool provides a reliable reference.

      • Precision Craftsmanship: In various modeling, woodworking, or crafts projects, precision is crucial. It helps ensure the precise alignment, positioning, and sizing of components or materials such as foamed pvc, cork, or Plasticard. It aids in achieving accurate cuts, angles, or joinery, resulting in high-quality craftsmanship.

      • Straight Edge and Guide: they can serve as a straight edge or guide when working with cutting tools, such as knives, scalpels, or rotary cutters. It provides a stable, straight reference line for making controlled cuts, scoring, or trimming materials.

      • Durability and Longevity: Measuring rulers are made of stainless steel or other durable metals, making them sturdy and long-lasting. They can withstand regular use, resist wear and tear, and maintain their accuracy over time. Their durability ensures consistent measurements and reliable performance.

      Overall, its use extends to a wide range of fields and applications, including architecture, engineering, drafting, modeling, crafts, woodworking, and more. It is an essential tool for accurate measurement, marking, drawing, and ensuring precision in various projects.

      Contains: 1x 20cm/8 inches double faced

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