Measurement Fail

When a centimetre isn't. The steel tape measure is correct.


The "Meet in China" (a pun on "Made in China", where "meet" is Dutch for "measure") is on permanent display on the Hack42 Wall of Fail.


This photo was featured in the MAKE Flickr Pool Weekly Roundup of April 2013. Yay!

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  • Paul PRO 2y

    Must be american centimetres. Stunted, like those american gallons.
  • Craig Thompson 2y

    I am guessing it is a shrink tape for pattern making.....
  • Eyellgeteven PRO 2y

    I bet you can trust it to be level too. LOL!
  • Austringer 2y

    Only a 2% error.
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Taken on May 12, 2012
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