John Rabone And Sons Rule - No. 1494

john rabone rule 1494
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Reviewed By: I.Ball

Category: Old Rules

Manufacturer: John Rabone And Sons

Tool Type: Rule

Model No: 1494

The John Rabone And Sons rule number 1494 is a two-piece brass folding rule.

The 1494 rule is marked in inches up to 24 inch long.

Three of the faces are marked in 1/8 inch increments. One of the faces are marked in 1/16 inch increments.


Rule Markings

"No 1494" - found on the face of the rule.

"J.Rabone & Sons, Birmingham, made in England" - found on the face of the rule.


Manufactured Dates

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Are There Any Problems / Issues With This Tool?

As brass is quite a soft metal and the face are not thick pieces of brass, the rule can be prone to bending if it has had a hard life.


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