The Stanley FatMax® Chrome Pocket Tape has a Mylar® coated steel blade with large metric and imperial markings and a TRU-ZERO® end hook. There is BladeArmor® coating on the first 7.6cm. This coating makes it 10x more impervious to damage from wear and tear than your average lacquer coated blade. The blade also offers an impressive standout of 3.3m. The chromed high-impact case features cushion grip areas that provide a sturdy, slip-resistant hold.