MEASURING TOOLS :---
MEASURING TAPE :---Select a firm good quality tape which not stretch after use . It is
usually about 1 " to 1/4 " wide and 60 " long , and has 1/8 "
divisions . Since the metric system is being used throughout India
now . Most of the measuring tapes have centimetre markings along
one edge and inches markings at the other edge . At one end of
the tape is attached a brass strip
about 3" long and at the other end ,a small brass covering .