Best Carpentry Squares Comparisons and Specifications


Irwin Tools Combination Square

IRWIN

9.2
  • Black precision-etched scales
  • Durable cast zinc body
  • Rust proof stainless steel blade
  • Perfect for 90° and 45° marking
  • Can be used as a gauge for transferring measurements
  • BATTERIES REQUIRED : No
  • BATTERIES INCLUDED : No
  • INCLUDED COMPONENTS : IRWIN Combination Square, Metal-Body, 12", 1794469
  • MEASUREMENT SYSTEM : Inch
  • ITEM PACKAGE QUANTITY : 1
  • STYLE : Regular Combination Square
  • COLOR : Blue
  • SIZE : 12-inch
  • PRODUCT DIMENSIONS : 5.5 x 12.4 x 0.8 inches
  • ITEM WEIGHT : 14.4 ounces
  • PART NUMBER : 1794469
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT : 14.9 ounces

Swanson Tool S0101CB Speed Square Layout Tool

Swanson Tool Co., Inc

9.2
  • Includes: speed square, 6 in. Combination square, blue Book
  • Kit is ideal for roofing work, Whether you're new on the job or a Pro
  • The speed square, made in America since 1925
  • Speed square features Try square, miter square, saw guide, line scriber, and protractor
  • Includes pocket-size Swanson blue Book of rafter length and roof construction
  • Speed square and pocket square: black markings for easy reading, heavy-gauge construction for durability
  • Pocket square features square, depth gauge, scriber, and level
  • BATTERIES REQUIRED : No
  • BATTERIES INCLUDED : No
  • INCLUDED COMPONENTS : Speed Square, Blue Book and 6 Inch Combo Square
  • ITEM PACKAGE QUANTITY : 1
  • STYLE : w/ Blue Book and Combination Square
  • COLOR : Black Gradations
  • SIZE : 6-Inch
  • PRODUCT DIMENSIONS : 1 x 8.5 x 8.5 inches
  • ITEM WEIGHT : 14.1 ounces
  • PART NUMBER : S0101CB
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT : 14.1 ounces

SWANSON 7 IN. SPEED SQUARE AND BIG 12 SPEED SQUARE KIT. Includes Blue Book

Swanson Tool Co., Inc

9.4
  • Get more bang for your buck with this value pack of two of our best selling speed squares
  • Heavy-gauge billet aluminum alloy construction is die-cast for increased accuracy versus laser-etched and extruded stamped rafter squares.
  • Gradations included for marking common, hip, Valley, and jack rafters. Useful for determining and marking angles and making square cuts on boards.
  • High-visibility, black gradations with a non-glare, matte finish for easy reading in any lighting conditions
  • When used as a saw guide, the speed square makes truing up a board easy
  • BATTERIES REQUIRED : No
  • BATTERIES INCLUDED : No
  • INCLUDED COMPONENTS : One Speed Square and One Big 12 Speed Square
  • MEASUREMENT SYSTEM : Inch
  • ITEM PACKAGE QUANTITY : 1
  • SIZE : 7" & 12" Combo
  • PRODUCT DIMENSIONS : 12 x 12 x 1 inches
  • ITEM WEIGHT : 1.9 pounds
  • PART NUMBER : SW1201K
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT : 1.9 pounds
  • MATERIAL : Aluminum

Swanson Tool TC130 6-Inch Combo Square

Swanson Tool Co., Inc

8.6
  • 6 in. stainless steel blade features precision-etched black gradations, includes brass hardware
  • Multi-tool: square, depth gauge, height gauge, plumb level, scriber, and level
  • Impact-resistant acrylic vial in handle
  • Spring-loaded bolt holds blade in place for firm, accurate settings
  • Durable die-cast zinc body for durability
  • Screw fit brass scriber located in handle for making marks
  • 1/8 in. , 1/16 in. , 1/32 in. , and metric scale gradations
  • 0. 001 in. accuracy
  • BATTERIES REQUIRED : No
  • BATTERIES INCLUDED : No
  • INCLUDED COMPONENTS : na
  • MEASUREMENT SYSTEM : Metric
  • ITEM PACKAGE QUANTITY : 1
  • SIZE : 6"
  • PRODUCT DIMENSIONS : 3.5 x 6 x 0.6 inches
  • ITEM WEIGHT : 6.2 ounces
  • PART NUMBER : TC130
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT : 6.4 ounces
  • MATERIAL : steel
  • DISCONTINUED BY MANUFACTURER : Yes

Swanson Tool T0118 Speedlite Square Layout Tool

Swanson Tool Co., Inc

9.2
  • 8-Inch size is great for siding
  • Center line guide for locating center of round stock
  • Beveled edge for ease of reading
  • 1/8-Inch spaced notches to use for scribing lines
  • Constructed of lightweight high-impact structural composite material
  • BATTERIES REQUIRED : No
  • BATTERIES INCLUDED : No
  • INCLUDED COMPONENTS : EMW1141911
  • MEASUREMENT SYSTEM : Metric
  • ITEM PACKAGE QUANTITY : 1
  • COLOR : Orange_Swanson Tool T0112 Speedlite Square Layout tool, Orange, Made of High Impact Polystyrene
  • SIZE : Pack of 1
  • PRODUCT DIMENSIONS : 32 x 8 x 1 inches
  • ITEM WEIGHT : 3.2 ounces
  • PART NUMBER : T0118
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT : 4 ounces
  • MATERIAL : Plastic
  • FINISH : orange

Johnson Level & Tool 1904-0700 7-Inch Johnny Square

Johnson Level & Tool

9.2
  • ACCURACY AND DURABILITY: This aluminum rafter angle square boasts a solid aluminum body with CNC machined edges for greater accuracy and durability for any job or worksite
  • BUILDERS AND CONTRACTORS: Thick edge is useful as a saw guide. The etched protractor scale can be used directly with the saw against the square for cross or angled cuts. Scribing notches can be used indirectly to create a saw cut line for rip cuts
  • SIMPLIFY STAIR LAYOUT: The Johnny Square’s integrated distance and angle scales let you quickly and accurately mark your cut lines on your stringers and, of course, this rafter square has scales for cutting hip, valley and jack rafters
  • ADDITIONAL FEATURES: Permanent graduations with easy-to-read numbers, continuous scribing notches – ideal for ripping at 3-1/2” and 5-1/2”, 2x4 board dimension markers for measuring 1-1/2”, 3” and 3-1/2”, low-glare protective powder coated finish
  • INCLUDED COMPONENTS : Johnson Level & Tool 1904-0700 7-Inch Johnny Square, Professional Easy-Read Aluminum Rafter Square w/out Manual
  • MEASUREMENT SYSTEM : Metric
  • ITEM PACKAGE QUANTITY : 1
  • STYLE : Rafter Square
  • SIZE : 7" Johnny Square
  • PRODUCT DIMENSIONS : 0.9 x 10.2 x 8 inches
  • ITEM WEIGHT : 4.8 ounces
  • PART NUMBER : 1904-0700
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT : 8.8 ounces
  • MATERIAL : aluminium
  • NUMBER OF HANDLES : 1
  • SHAPE : square