Key Features

  • Canadian-made precision steel
  • Ground flat to within 0.025mm on both edges
  • Stress-relieved, remains true under temp. change
  • 38mm wide
  • Stands on edge unsupported, so hands free for precise measurement
  • Hang holes, for easy storage
  • Linished sides give a textured surface making straightedge easier to grip
  • 610 x 6.3mm (24" x 1/4") thick - 1kg
  • 915 x 9.5mm (36" x 3/8") thick - 2.6kg

Options and Pricing

Product Code Product Description Price
475054 Veritas Steel Straight Edge 24" £39.80
474773 Veritas Steel Straight Edge 36" £69.31

Workshop accuracy begins with a benchmark straight edge as a surface reference. These Canadian-made precision steel straight edges are ground flat over the entire length on both edges, the 610(24") length to within 0.025mm and the 915mm(36") length to within 0.038mm. All have been stress relieved to remain true under temperature variation. Useful for checking whether surfaces are flat or straight, they are 38mm wide and easily stand on edge unsupported, leaving both hands free for precise measurement or tool adjustment. All have hang holes, allowing storage on a nail or hook.

610mm(24") Steel Straight EdgeAn invaluable aid for machine set-up, the 610mm straight edge is a good size for setting up stationary machines such as planers and jointers. At slightly more than 1kg, it weighs enough to stay in place while you make adjustments. 6.3mm1/4" thick.915mm(36") Steel Straight EdgeGreat for long-bed jointer and larger machine set-up, the 915mm straight edge is a good master shop reference. Weighing a substantial 2.6kg, it is 9.5mm(3/8") thick. The linished sides give a textured surface that makes the straight edge easier to grip with confidence.