Veritas Aluminum Straightedge - 24 in. A straightedge is extremely useful for setting up machines such as planers and jointers. Our anodized aluminum straightedges are wide enough to stand on edge unsupported, so you have both hands free to make precise adjustments to your tools. Each also has a hanging hole for easy storage. Veritas Aluminum Straightedge is 1-3/4 in. wide and 7/16 in. thick, and will not rust. The reference edge is machined flat to within 0.003" over the entire length. Weight 1 lb. - Made in Canada.