Made to measure.
Inspired by old-school quality tools, The Good Rule is for you – the builder, the maker, the creator. Designed with dimensions that make sense for the way we build today, and made to help all your good ideas, cunning plans, and personal projects come together.
Standard width — 1/2 sheet + stud spacing + floor joist spacing
Framing timber and stud width — nogs + dwangs
Standard screw spacing — GIB + ply
Easy angle finder
5mm + 10mm ruler thickness for handy reference
0.5mm marked increments ideal for small accurate work
50mm highlighted increments for easy spotting
Center-line feature for measuring offset lines or splitting centres
Black with white markings for maximum contrast
The Good Rule is made of tough engineered ABS plastic with a hardy brass protractor hinge and brass pins.
Note: Though all accuracy and attention to detail is adhered to, the quick angle feature may vary slightly between rules.
It’s a tricky little bugger to get right.
There are manufacturing limitations that we reach with this feature compounding the tolerances.
Printing is done through a printing process with a >0.5mm accuracy
The moulded parts have a >0.3mm accuracy
The brass hardware has a >0.3mm accuracy
Use it like a bevel. It is perfect for quickly finding a bend in a pipe, roof pitch guess, post brace cut etc...
Designed in New Zealand, built to last, and made to unfold ideas.
NZ and AUS registered design.