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Masterpiece: EZ Rulers
CMOT
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Posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 05:01 PM UTC


Recently Masterpiece Models released several new measurement tools! I put together a quick review of the EZ Ruler and EZ Scale Rulers.

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If you have comments or questions please post them here.

Thanks!
CMOT
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Posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 05:02 PM UTC
I like the look of the product, but I would have liked to see a metal edge down one side to allow the use of a knife to cut material without damaging the ruler.
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Posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 08:49 PM UTC
There was a company that offered a 30cm/12 inch length ruler made of steel in railroad scales. It was fairly thin and somewhat flexible. I like the look of these but agree that something of metal would be less likely to be damaged with a hobby knife. It is still very nice to see this release.
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Posted: Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 05:40 PM UTC
Thanks for getting this one up Darren! I have had the chance to use them a number of tie since I received them...cutting up a bunch of white stuff with a #11. I have not seen any edge damage as of yet, I do have a rather steady hand while cutting, but there is always the possibility if wearing. They are acrylic based and thus a bit more resilient that typical plastic, but but care should probably be taken to ensure long lasting use.
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Posted: Friday, December 01, 2017 - 03:10 AM UTC
i have the RBproduction and Voyager Model scale ruler in PE...love it