A Distance measuring wheel is also available as a digital measuring wheel. These type of pruducts are used to estimate distances while you walk. If you are in need of one, it is important to know that there are many styles and sizes of distance measuring wheels out there and all are aimed for different uses. It is important to know exactly what you want to use it for to help you select the right measuring wheel for the job you need done.
Small Size Wheels
Small wheel sized measuring wheels usually have a wheel of 4” to 6” in diameter and are perfect for indoor measuring use. These types are aimed for Contractors, Painters, Roofers, Utility workers, Maintenance workers, Concrete installers, Appraisers, Carpet layers, and Architects
Medium Size Wheels
Medium size wheels are a bit bigger, and measure at 16” to 12” in diameter. These can work for both indoor and outdoor use, however, if you want to use it for both indoor and outdoor measuring make sure that it comes with a case, so you will not track in dirt while you change locations. A distance measuring wheel of this size works great for Green Industry workers, Insurance agents, Contractors, Paving Contractors, Cement Contractors, Road Contractors, Landscapers, Plumber, Electricians, and Surveyors.
Large Size Wheels
Your large size measuring wheel measure at 15” or bigger in diameter. This size is aimed for bigger jobs and is generally for outdoor use only. They can be useful for Big Contractors, Fence installers, Farmers, Ranchers, City Maintenance workers, County Agents, Seeds Dealers, Tractor pull Operators, Irrigation use, Shooting sports, Electricians, Cement contractors, Land Management workers and the like who all need a bit job done.
Distance measuring wheels can come in two styles either mechanical, or as an electrical / digital measuring wheel. There are wheels that will let you only measure in metric or imperial systems, or there are wheels that let you measure in a variety of measuring systems. Which one should you get? It is all up to you, but remember that electric distance measuring wheels do require batteries to operate. Digital measuring wheels also grant you the ability to measure in metric, inches, feet, even yards as well as help you figure out diameter and meters all with a simple press of a button. These are good if you are having to measure distances in different measuring styles. Mechanical distance wheel measurers only give you one unit style of measurement.
Distance measuring wheels are available commercially in pretty much any hardware engineering store, or you can opt to purchase one online for prompt delivery.
For the price the AdirPro Digital Measuring Wheel we feel offers great value for money however the Calculated Industries products also have great reviews too.