Type 196. Stabila's number 1 selling frame design
Certified Level Accuracy .029 degrees - 1/32in over 72 inches - 0.5mm per meter right-side up or upside down. Every level is electronically adjusted, then accuracy inspected and certified.
Vials read the same in all positions
Bright easy to read vials will not leak, break, fog or require re-calibration
Level accuracy guaranteed for life
Has machined top and bottom measuring surfaces
Has an open (300 degree) center vial
Rib-reinforced frame for high strength and light weight. Frame will not warp or twist.
Rubberized hand grips for comfort and grip
Shock-absorbing removable endcaps: Prevent slipping on walls and marking walls. Endcaps can be removed to carry pencil lines tight into corners.
Large metal hang hole to store the level up and off of the work surface
Electrostatic enamel finish: baked on tough, cleans up with water and brush
Especially suitable for craftsmen who subject their tools to extremely demanding conditions and need to measure in all positions for example, in bricklaying and carpentry, in wood construction, reinforced concrete construction, window fitting, road construction and landscaping work.
Measurement accuracy in normal position: +/- 1/32in @ 72in
Measurement accuracy in reverse position: +/- 1/32in @ 72in
Number of measuring surfaces: 2
Profile: Rectangular profile with ribs
End caps: Removable / Wall Grips / Shock Absorbing
Warranty Overview for the United States and Canada.
STABILA spirit levels will maintain their stated accuracy for life. The fixed vials on all STABILA levels will not fog, leak, or become inaccurate. If they do, you will be given a new level.
Vials that are melted due to excessive heat (example: welding) are not covered under the warranty policy. Bent or damaged frames void warranty.
Laser and Tech (Electronic) Levels
We will repair, without charge, any defects due to faulty materials or workmanship for two years from the date of purchase. Must have copy of receipt for after sale service.
Accessories: Tape Measures, Tripods, Cases, Grade Rods, Etc.
30 Day Warranty against manufacturer defects from the date of purchase.
Moving Parts, I.E. protractor vials, and the extending portion of Plate and XtL levels are not covered under the lifetime guarantee.
Levels with an extension arm that are used on a daily basis require annual user maintenance. We offer an easy to install "maintenance kit" (part #33000) available through your local Stabila dealer that provides all of the slide bearings, lock parts, a new tension spring, wrenches and instructions to renew your slide assembly in less than five minutes.