The 9 Best Carpentry Squares

Updated December 15, 2016 by Daniel Imperiale

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We spent 26 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top choices for this wiki. Whether you are a professional contractor or a home DIYer, whenever the job calls for accurate measurements and angles, you'll need one of these carpentry squares. They are ideal for stair framing, roof framing and a variety of woodworking applications. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best carpentry square on Amazon.

9. Zona 37-434

8. Dewalt DWHT46301

7. Maxtech 18140MX Multi-Square

6. Johnson Level & Tool CS10

5. Swanson Big T0108

4. Stanley 46-071 Premium Quick

3. Swanson Tool T0118 Speedlite

2. Stanley 46-053 Premium

1. CH Hanson 03060 Pivot


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Last updated on December 15, 2016 by Daniel Imperiale

Daniel is a writer, actor, and director living in Los Angeles, CA. He spent a large portion of his 20s roaming the country in search of new experiences, taking on odd jobs in the strangest places, studying at incredible schools, and making art with empathy and curiosity.


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