No matter what kind of construction you find yourself in, you can’t do your job effectively without a level. We’ve got options these days thanks with lasers moving us beyond the original bubble levels of the last century. Despite the technology, they haven’t supplanted the spirit level (named for the mineral spirits inside the vial), […]
Empire Level continues to upgrade their Made in the USA line of layout tools with the announcement of their new e55 Series True Blue I-Beam Levels. The Empire Level True Blue I-Beam Levels will be available in both magnetic and non-magnetic models in a range of lengths from 24″ – 78″. The e55 Series True […]
Empire Level Laser Etched Squares Transition Away from Deep Stamping Empire Level hasn’t stopped looking for ways to improve on their hi-vis squares like the e2992 Rafter Square. The newly updated Empire Laser Etched Rafter Squares (e2994, e3992) and Framing Square (e1190) have undergone a patent pending laser etching process. This results in a permanent etch with […]
Empire Level saw a pretty impressive response to their original True Blue Level family starting back in 2004. They’ve updated several models with the launch of the second generation True Blue Levels. The first generation introduced the True Blue Vial, using blue vial bands to improve visibility. Since then, the True Blue Levels have many […]
Milwaukee Tool Acquisitions U.S. Based Empire Level! Just announced is the acquisition of Empire Level by Milwaukee Tool! As we have seen Milwaukee expand their vision of disruptive innovation beyond just power tools, we can expect that they have big plans in the measurement and layout end of the industry. Empire Level is located in Mukwonago, […]
Even if you’ve a roofing pro, at one point or another you’ll have to consult the manual. Problem is, nobody ever keeps it around. No worries, Empire Level laser etched a handy QR code on their new rafter square so all you need to do is take a snapshot of it with your smart phone […]
Rafter squares may not seem like a tool that needs much innovation, but Empire Level Mfg. Corp., maker of the True Blue series of levels as well as the DLX10 DeWalt Series Level, tweaked theirs to offer the most productive features they could come up with. Their new e2992 Hi-Vis Rafter Square is designed to offer added visibility, safety, durability and convenience. To do this, they went to the drawing board, literally, and came up with a design that would make sense to roofing and engineering professionals who use this type of tool nearly every day.