Stanley Rule - No. 36

stanley rule 36
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Reviewed By: I.Ball

Category: Old Rules

Manufacturer: Stanley

Tool Type: Rule

Model No: 36


The Stanley rule number 36 is a very small folding caliper rule made from boxwood with brass fittings.

The rule has a sliding brass caliper rule with measurements on the brass caliper. The caliper feature is ideal for measuring the thickness of on an object; traditionally rope or wire.

The caliper rule is marked out in inches with 1/16 inch increments.

The caliper shown in the photo is classed as a caliper left-hand due to the caliper being on the left-hand arm. The rules with the caliper on the right arm are therefore called caliper right-hand.

stanley rule 36

The boxwood rule is marked out in inches with 1/8 inch increments. The two halves each have measurements of 3 inch in length. The rule measures 6 inch in length when the rule is opened and locked straight.

The rule is marked with the wording 'Stanley No 36' on one face of the rule.

Manufactured Dates

1855 - 1949>

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