Rockler 24" Straight Edge

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Blog entry by Don posted 10-17-2009 10:11 PM 1172 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Anyone own on of these? I was going to buy the Woodpecker 24” steel straight edge, but Rockler’s is 1/16” thicker, weighs more, costs less and I have a free shipping coupon. Total savings would be about $15.00.

-- Don

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#1 posted 10-18-2009 12:50 AM

If it is as accurate and of the same quality as the Woodpecker products, then it is a good deal. I have the woodpecker T square and various other woodpecker products and I have been extremely impressed with their accuracy.

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#2 posted 10-18-2009 12:52 AM

What are you waiting for?

Sounds like you’ve answered your own question.

A picture accompanying a query is very helpful to the community.


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#3 posted 10-18-2009 02:52 AM

My concern is the quality. If I knew it to be of good quality I would get it. It weights nearly 3 lbs., so it certainly has more steel than the Starrett, Pinnacle and other top brands, which might make a person think he/she is getting more for their money.

I wonder if the quality isn’t just as good as the top brand names which cost much more, and if they command a higher price only because of their reputations, or if the Rocker is of lesser quality.


-- Don

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#4 posted 10-18-2009 03:05 AM

Rockler has very high quality stuff. I don’t think you would go wrong by buying it. I have had no problems with anything bought through Rockler.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#5 posted 10-18-2009 04:24 PM

Thanks, Jerry. I’m buying the Rockler.


-- Don

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