Patent Number: 8,819,954

Title: Tape measure assembly

Abstract: A tape measure assembly is provided for selectively positioning a marker or a knife adjacent to an end of a tape measure. The assembly includes a tape measure having a housing. A tape is coupled to and positioned in the housing. The tape has a free end extendable from the housing. A tang is coupled to the free end of the tape. An attachment member is selectively couplable to the tang. A tool aperture extends through the attachment member. A tool, either a knife or a writing device, has a first end insertable through the tool aperture. A locking device is coupled to the attachment member and engages the tool when the first end is inserted through the tool aperture.

Inventors: Fernandez; Tomas (Miami, FL)


International Classification: G01B 3/10 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/02/12018