SmartRules

All of our Smart Rules are out of stock and out of print.
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Pro-Designer SmartRule Set

The Ultimate Desktop Rulers!

For anyone doing desktop publishing or word processing. Nineteen graphic arts tools on two 18" non-reflective, transparent rulers. Inches, picas and the metric system. Measures type sizes, leading, rules, bullets, tints and screens. Includes proofreader's marks and fraction/decimal equivalents.

• Combines 19 Graphic Arts tools
• Transparent for convenient use of measuring scales and tools
• Handy storage. Two rulers (18" x 2-3/4") store on keyboard or monitor
• Useful scale lengths: 17.5", 17-1/2", 44.5cm, 1105 picas/1260 points
• Superb accuracy - photo-exposed, accuracy of ±0.005 at 17.5"
• Readable scales: fine lines, height gradations, extensive labeling
• Durable material, matte-finish Mylar

Pro-Designer Smart Rule Set Retail Price $39.95 (out of stock, see below)
Set includes 2 rulers (Ruler 1 & 2)


SmartRule Desktop Publishing Ruler-1

Same as Ruler 1 above (lower image) except ruler is printed and laminated in plastic rather than photographically imaged. Accuracy is slightly less.

Features include:
• Inches by decimals
• Inches by fractions
• Vertical line spacing
• Font point size
• Fraction to decimal conversion
• Points scale

Smart Rule Retail Price $9.95
Desktop Publishing Ruler-1


Difference between Pro-Designer and Desktop Publishing Versions of the Microref SmartRule.

The Pro-Designer model is identical in scales and tools to the Desktop Publishing model. The difference is in manufacturing. The ProDesigner is photographically exposed on polyester film. The film is highly durable but thinner than the Desktop Publishing Ruler. The Desktop Publishing Ruler is printed and and then laminated on a clear vinyl material. The Pro-Designer may be slightly more accurate measuring by the thousands of an inch.

Ruler-1 contains the following scales:
Features include:
Inches by decimals
Inches by fractions
Vertical line spacing
Font point size
Fraction to decimal conversion
Points scale


Ruler-2 contains the following scales:
Picas/Points
Metric
Angle Indicator
Screen Density Scale
Proofreader's Marks
Picas to Inches Conversion
Points to Inches Conversion
Bullet Weight in Points

Special Set P178

We currently have in-stock Ruler-1 in the Desktop Publishing model and Ruler-2 in the Pro-Designer model.

Order set for $24.95. Shipping and handling is $9.95 per order. Specify set P178

To order call 800-553-2212

Microref Systems, Inc.
1808 Rosemary Road
Highland Park, Illinois 60035
Tel: (847) 579-1456   Fax: (847) 579-1458 
Please send comments or questions to:
hparks@microref.com