Carpenters, plumbers, roofers and other tradesmen looking for an all in one measuring, combination square with bevel, protractor digital level and speed square carpentry tool may be interested in a new piece of kit which has been developed by Australian Carpenter Sean Pepper called the Roofus square.
Sean has taken to the Indiegogo crowdfunding website to raise the required $55,000 to take the Roofus square into production bringing two different versions to market in either aluminium Roofus square or ABS plastic Roofus.
Watch the video below to learn the wealth of different uses the Roofus tool can provide by combining multiple tools in one easy to carry tool carpentry tool.
“Introducing Roofus, a game-changing new invention for carpentry and other trades such as steel fabrication and roof plumbing. Do you prepare and cut rectangular building materials for any form of construction? You will probably find a lot of uses for the Roofus. It can remove the need for many traditional layout tools. Be sure to read the story to see the different models and instructions for using the Roofus.
Standard models are made of durable lightweight ‘internally ribbed’ orange polycarbonate-ABS with stainless and brass hardware for the tool belt. Pro models are made of clear anodised ‘internally ribbed’ aluminium with laser etched detail, stainless and brass hardware.Roofus combines the features of a combination square, bevel, protractor, level and speed square in one easy to use tool. The blade can be extended or retracted to the required depth and rotated to the required angle before being held in position using the pivot lock. Alternatively the square lock can be used to set the blade at 90 degrees before locking the depth with the pivot lock. The front has common degree markings whilst the back is calibrated for hip and valley work.”
Roofus now available to preorder
For more information on the new Roofus square carpentry tool jump over to the Indiegogo website for details and to make a pledge from $49 by following the link below.