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Parallel Rules

These clear acrylic rules combine the features of protractor plotters with basic parallel rules. Deluxe and Standard models are inscribed with full 180 protractor markings. Deluxe model features brass arms. Standard and Value models have brushed aluminum arms. 15"L x 2-3/4"W. Lifetime warranty.

Product Models
Description WM Model # MFG Part # Availability Price Quantity  
Standard Rule 6723464 141
In stock online.

$19.99

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Deluxe Rule 2661734 142
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$37.99

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Value Rule 2661759 145
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$11.99

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Product Description

These clear acrylic rules combine the features of protractor plotters with basic parallel rules. Deluxe and Standard models are inscribed with full 180 protractor markings. Deluxe model features brass arms. Standard and Value models have brushed aluminum arms. 15"L x 2-3/4"W. Lifetime warranty.

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Weems & PlathParallel Rules
 
4.8

(based on 8 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (6)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Accurate (7)
  • Strong construction (6)
  • Easy to set up (4)
  • Compact (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

No Best Uses
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Outdoor enthusiast (5)

Reviewed by 8 customers

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5.0

It gets the job done

By Blaze

from Ann Arbor, MI

About Me Outdoor Enthusiast

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Accurate
  • Easy To Set Up
  • Simple Controls

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Charting Table

    Comments about Parallel Rules:

    Works like a champ! But you do need "space" to use these effectively (just like you need space to work on charts in general). Simple tool whose design has been unchanged in years, but it works!

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Sturdy - Works like it should

    By mskidenver

    from Denver, CO

    About Me Gearhead, Outdoor Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Accurate
    • Easy To Set Up
    • Strong Construction

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Parallel Rules:

        The Standard Rule are clear with aluminum hinges, they are the middle priced rule.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Parallel Rule

        By Capt. Jack

        from Rock Hall, MD

        About Me Bad With Directions, Professional

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Compact
        • Strong Construction

        Cons

        • None

        Best Uses

          Comments about Parallel Rules:

          I acquired this to compete in my first regatta - made navigation through the course a lot more accurate and fun.

          Service and delivery comments:

          Delivered quickly and on time.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Sometimes, you want the best

          By Bill

          from San Francisco

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Accurate
          • Inspires confidence
          • Strong Construction

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Parallel Rules:

              For those critical functions, like navigation, you cannot go cheap - you must have the very best in quality and functionality. Weems and Plath delivers.

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Simple tool makes trip planning easy

              By Bob at The Other Office

              from Dayton, Ohio

              About Me Boating enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Accurate
              • Compact
              • Easy To Set Up
              • Time saving

              Cons

              • None

              Best Uses

              • Day Trips
              • Lake boating
              • River Trips
              • Survival

              Comments about Parallel Rules:

              Makes plotting a course easy. Great for checking the accuracy of your GPS.

               
              5.0

              Great

              By Firstmate

              from River Edge, NJ

              About Me Avid Adventurer, Gearhead, Outdoor Enthusiast

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Accurate
              • Compact
              • Easy To Set Up
              • Reliable Performance
              • Simple Controls
              • Strong Construction
              • Waterproof

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Cruising
                • Day Trips
                • Fishing
                • Long trips
                • River Trips
                • Survival

                Comments about Parallel Rules:

                I use this all the time for navigation and love it. The see through design makes it easy to read, and the price is very reasonable.

                 
                5.0

                great

                By Nautical Nick

                from Lavallette, NJ

                About Me Avid Adventurer, Boating enthusiast, Diver, Fisherman, Outdoor Enthusiast

                Pros

                • Accurate
                • Reliable Performance
                • Strong Construction
                • Waterproof

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Ocean cruising

                  Comments about Parallel Rules:

                  Great value for your money. Very good product.

                   
                  4.0

                  Good set of parallel rules

                  By Oldsoul

                  from Long Beach, CA

                  About Me Outdoor Enthusiast

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Accurate
                  • Strong Construction

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Parallel Rules:

                      Pretty standard parallel rulers. Sturdy construction and work well.

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