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Tape Measures Frequently Asked Questions

All you need to know about
promotional tape measures!

Customize Tape Measure

How Do You Customize Tape Measures?

It's very easy to customize tape measures! You can buy them in bulk online through a promotional products company. Stick with screen printing as it's the most cost-effective way to add your design.

Types of Tape Measures

What Are the Different Types of Tape Measures?

The different types of tape measures include: pocket, surveyor, keychain, double hook, and digital. You can also find tape measures that are made specifically for kids, sit on keychains, or have some kind of quirky novelty case.

Parts of a Tape Measure

What Are the Parts of a Tape Measure?

A tape measure is made of several parts that include the case, spring, thumb lock, blade/tape, hook, and belt clip. There are also secret features on some tape measures such as a scribing tool and stud finder.

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How Do You Fix a Tape Measure?

You can fix a tape measure by opening the case and using compressed air to get rid of any dust or particles. If the issue is with the spring, replace it with a new one and carefully reconnect the tape.

History of Measurements

What is the History of Measurements?

The history of measurements goes all the way back to ancient Egyptians who used their hands and feet to measure length and width. They also created tools we use to this day such as rulers, yardsticks, and protractors.

The 16' Tape Measure is the #1 bestseller.

Over 170,000 tape measures were sold last year.

White is the most popular color for tape measures.

The largest quantity ordered at one time was 16,000 tape measures.