Looking for an accurate laser measuring tool that is inexpensive? You can’t go wrong with Bosch. This compact laser measure is ideal for folks who work on a lot of projects around the house as it provides accurate measurements and is easy to use.
With a measuring distance of 65 feet and accuracy within 1/8 inch, the Bosch GLM 20 is the obvious choice for folks on a budget. The tool measures in feet, inches and meters only or inches only and has an auto-shutoff feature, meaning it turns itself off after 5 minutes to save energy. And because there is only one button, the tool is also super-simple to use – one press makes the device go into real-time measurement mode, two presses hold the measurement. Since this is an inexpensive product, it doesn’t come as a surprise that there are no extra features. But, if you’re a typical DIYer, it’s likely you won’t need them anyway.
The Bosch GLM 20 uses 2 AAA batteries which come with the tool.