The Lufkin measuring tape is lighweight and high strength. Its "Hi-Viz" high visibility orange case is easy to find on the job, and it fits comfortably in hand. The tape measures 1" large by 25' long, and it has an unique slide lock design which allows for easy control of tape blade. The wide base helps to keep the tape standing upright. The yellow clad blade is protected with a clear coat which makes the markings durable and easy to read. The tape is covered by a 1-year warranty against manufacturing defect.