LumberJocks

All Replies on UniRuler

  • Advertise with us
View degoose's profile

UniRuler

by degoose
posted 988 days ago


30 replies so far

View cajunpen's profile

cajunpen

14378 posts in 2697 days


#1 posted 988 days ago

Larry I can’t get the video to play.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

View rance's profile

rance

4130 posts in 1792 days


#2 posted 988 days ago

The video works for me. I’m not feeling the Love though. I gotta see more of how it can help a woodworker. Show me when you receive it. :)

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

View Dennisgrosen's profile

Dennisgrosen

10850 posts in 1747 days


#3 posted 988 days ago

sorry Larry but it can´t do anything a foldingruler can´t do with a stick ,-)

Dennis

View Bob Collins's profile

Bob Collins

1530 posts in 2315 days


#4 posted 988 days ago

Interesting Larry, will wait for your review.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

View littlecope's profile

littlecope

2898 posts in 2133 days


#5 posted 988 days ago

It can replicate any angle?!
That would be cool…
If you needed a perfect 90°, you could just bring it to one of the corners of any room to set it… :)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

View widwotkma's profile

widwotkma

32 posts in 1023 days


#6 posted 988 days ago

Another option for capturing exact miter angles (e.g. for crown molding) is the Starrett Protractor Angle Finder (http://www.rockler.com/product.cfm?page=11258&rrt=1). Rarely if ever are walls exactly 90 degrees in the corners, making the tool quite useful for calculating full and half angle measurements you can use at the miter saw.

View Joe Lyddon's profile

Joe Lyddon

7683 posts in 2684 days


#7 posted 987 days ago

Video works here….

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

View Karson's profile

Karson

34870 posts in 3032 days


#8 posted 987 days ago

Looks Interesting but I think lots of other tools could do the same.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

View TopamaxSurvivor's profile

TopamaxSurvivor

14724 posts in 2307 days


#9 posted 987 days ago

I’ll be watching for the review.

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

11315 posts in 1737 days


#10 posted 987 days ago

Larry, that is one handy ruler. It certainly could be used in woodworking!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

View Betsy's profile

Betsy

2913 posts in 2527 days


#11 posted 987 days ago

Hey guys it’s a gadget—- don’t we all need another gadget? It looks interesting to me. Not sure what I would use it for, but I can see it being versatile for some jobs. I’ll be interesting in your review when you get it.

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

View lanwater's profile

lanwater

3076 posts in 1566 days


#12 posted 987 days ago

Interesting. Let us know how you like it.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

View thelt's profile

thelt

618 posts in 2011 days


#13 posted 987 days ago

Very interesting. Waiting on your review.

-- When asked what I did to make life worthwhile in my lifetime....I can respond with a great deal of pride and satisfaction, "I served a career in the United States Navy."

View Bluepine38's profile

Bluepine38

2876 posts in 1717 days


#14 posted 986 days ago

Does it have a locking mechanism to keep you from bumping the angle you are measuring off a few degrees
when you move the ruler?

-- As ever, Gus-the 75 yr young apprentice carpenter

View Grumpy's profile

Grumpy

19392 posts in 2482 days


#15 posted 985 days ago

Cool tool Larry

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

View UNIRULER's profile

UNIRULER

7 posts in 987 days


#16 posted 984 days ago

Hi everyone!!

Just wanted to let everyone know that the UNIRULER is great for all tradespeople. There will be more videos out shortly to get a little more in depth on just how this can help a wood worker. To see more projects click on the my link to our new blog and scroll all the way down.

http://www.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Funiruler.blogspot.com%2F2011%2F12%2Fintroducing-evolution-of-folding-ruler.html&h=vAQHB2Oz4AQH5wUKC1C0jeS01QpoKTamAH4k60bZkPXwcpw .

To sum up the idea behind the Uniruler is to make the user more productive and efficient, without having 5 or more tools to do one job. Its Unique design allows the user to scribe any size span WITHOUT cutting various pieces of wood to use as a trammel, something a regular folding ruler can not do. You can scribe curves in seconds so you dont have to waste time cutting and wasting wood. One UNIRULER will save you time and money on wasted wood you will probably on use once on a curve. This tool can also be used for quick scribing reveals around your cabinetry and any other project you have. It can also figure your miters for all your joinery projects, without the need of having a protractor around. Need a small square well the last section on the UNIRULER has 90 degree lock out and a repetitive 1 inch increment scribing edge.

There are a number of various uses for this product. We will have other use videos up and running soon!! Thanks again everyone and feel free to talk to one of our representatives if you have more questions on how it can be used for wood working. We would love you hear from all of you!! 1-781-989-2011 USA

Go to facebook to see more projects at http://www.facebook.com/UNIRULER Here is one at the top of the page which is a base for a dome arch. Scribed with the use of the first prototype!!

Thanks

UNIRULER
Check out our website www.uniruler.com
and visit and comment on our blog

-- Next generation of folding rulers

View LittlePaw's profile

LittlePaw

1571 posts in 1710 days


#17 posted 981 days ago

Couldn’t I just carefully drill some holes in my Lufkin and Defiance folding rulers (both 72”) for them to do the same jobs?The Defiance No. 96 (& Made in USA) has been my favorite for many years as I totally quit using those metal tape measures. They are so hard to clip back on jean pockets, snap back in when in use and just plain too bulky to carry it around. On the other hand, my wooden Defiance fits right into my jean and overall side pockets easily and stays open whether I’m holding it or lay it down! So, I’m going to drill some holes on it and try it out. THANX, DEGOOSE! I’ll let you know how it works out.

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

View UNIRULER's profile

UNIRULER

7 posts in 987 days


#18 posted 446 days ago

e

-- Next generation of folding rulers

View Loren's profile

Loren

7424 posts in 2279 days


#19 posted 446 days ago

I would probably buy one but it seems to be an unlaunched
product.

-- http://lawoodworking.com

View blackcherry's profile

blackcherry

3156 posts in 2454 days


#20 posted 446 days ago

Look like a handy rule to have in the tool box, one of those makes life easier kinda tools thanks for the heads up…BC

View stefang's profile

stefang

12935 posts in 1966 days


#21 posted 445 days ago

Looks like a good idea Larry, but I doubt it would be accurate enough for fine woodworking. Handy for those many jobs that don’t require great precision though.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

View UNIRULER's profile

UNIRULER

7 posts in 987 days


#22 posted 429 days ago

Thanks everyone for all the comments!! If anyone has any questions or would like to purchase the Uniruler please contact us at sales@uniruler.com. Thank you for your interest in our product!!

-- Next generation of folding rulers

View Loren's profile

Loren

7424 posts in 2279 days


#23 posted 429 days ago

Priceless.

-- http://lawoodworking.com

View UNIRULER's profile

UNIRULER

7 posts in 987 days


#24 posted 426 days ago

For more videos please visit our youtube site at https://www.youtube.com/user/theunirulerguy

-- Next generation of folding rulers

View thelt's profile

thelt

618 posts in 2011 days


#25 posted 425 days ago

@UNIRULER. I went to your website. There’s no pricing or “how to order” on it.

-- When asked what I did to make life worthwhile in my lifetime....I can respond with a great deal of pride and satisfaction, "I served a career in the United States Navy."

View UNIRULER's profile

UNIRULER

7 posts in 987 days


#26 posted 425 days ago

Hi there! Currently right now we are waiting on our first shipments of the Uniruler product. If you would like to preorder please send us your contact info and we will contact you to be placed on our list. Thank you for your interest in the Uniruler. We look forward to hearing from you!

-- Next generation of folding rulers

View UNIRULER's profile

UNIRULER

7 posts in 987 days


#27 posted 425 days ago

Hi there! Currently right now we are waiting on our first shipments of the Uniruler product. If you would like to preorder please send us your contact info and we will contact you to be placed on our list. Thank you for your interest in the Uniruler. We look forward to hearing from you!

-- Next generation of folding rulers

View Dusty56's profile

Dusty56

11644 posts in 2319 days


#28 posted 425 days ago

After nearly two years , you might think they are trying to scam someone !!

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

View Dusty56's profile

Dusty56

11644 posts in 2319 days


#29 posted 425 days ago

”Currently right now we are waiting” The UNIRULER motto…..same as last month : (

Hi Larry , I saw this item last month or perhaps even longer ago than that. Or in your case, almost two years ago !!
They still don’t have their act together.

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

View UNIRULER's profile

UNIRULER

7 posts in 987 days


#30 posted 424 days ago

Preordering a Uniruler does not require any payment to be on our list. It is a non obligation list that only insures you will receive one. Thank you for your patience. We have been working hard.

-- Next generation of folding rulers

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase