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DLR165 Laser Measure

Bosch - DLR165 Laser Measure

The Bosch DLR165 has the basic functionality needed from a laser measure but lacks many of the useful features of others in its class

$118.00 (As of 11/1/2008)

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Editor's Review: Tool Test: Laser Measures

review date: November 1, 2008

The Trimble HD 50 and Bosch DLR165 tools are identical, so I them together. Although easy to use and priced attractively, these tools lack a few refinements I’d like to see. They don’t have the same type of memory function as the other tools. They add or subtract only consecutive measurements, and they can’t store a series of individual measurements. Measurements display only in feet and inches. If I had to choose between the two models, I would opt for the Bosch because of its lower price, but both models are a solid value, certainly better than no laser at all.

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Manufacturer Specifications

Manufacturer Bosch
Manufacturer's Web Site www.boschtools.com
Manufacturer's Phone Number 877-267-2499
Weight N/A
Dimensions N/A
Measuring Capacity to 165 ft.
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