THE NEW STANLEY® FATMAX® TAPE MEASURE

Introducing our most ergonomic, longest lasting STANLEY® FATMAX® tape measure ever.

The all new STANLEY® FATMAX® tape measure delivers 4M of straighter standout* to help you measure confidently from a distance, even when working alone. It's engineered to fit comfortably in the palm of your hand with a baseball-inspired grip, and equipped with our patented Twin-Core™ technology for a compact case design, taking up less space on your tool belt.

Plus, it’s built to last with an abrasion resistant MAXSHIELD™ blade coating, the longest-lasting and most durable blade coating ever applied to a STANLEY® FATMAX® tape measure, and two times* the BladeArmor® coating, reinforcing the most vulnerable part of the blade. Drop tested to survive a 15M drop** and designed to survive even the most extreme of job-site environments.


Straighter standout

4M of stronger, straighter standout to help you measure confidently from a distance, even when working alone. Go the distance confidently, whether you're balancing on a ladder or planted firmly on the ground.


Improved blade durability

Built to last with an abrasion resistant MAXSHIELD™ blade coating, the longest-lasting and most durable blade coating ever applied to a STANLEY® FATMAX® tape measure and two times* the BladeArmor® coating, reinforcing the hook end.


Compact design and improved ergonomics

Engineered to fit comfortably in the palm of your hand with a baseball-inspired grip, and equipped with our patented Twin-Core™ technology for a compact case design, taking up less space on your tool belt.


Built to last

Drop tested to survive a 15M drop** and designed to survive even the most extreme of job-site environments.



+ More

  • Improved and easy-to-use lock mechanism engages and disengages with ease, and holds strong when locked
  • Improved and stronger screw-free belt clip design
  • Lanyard tether reduces the risk of dropping when working at height
  • TRU-ZERO™ hook for precise inner and outer measurements, moving back and forth along the securing rivets to account for the hook thickness
  • Proudly made in the USA with global components
  • Whatever your trade, and whatever the project, our new STANLEY® FATMAX® Tape Measure is designed to help you do the best job - this tape will outlast and outperform, so you can over deliver every time
  • It's our most ergonomic, longest lasting STANLEY® FATMAX® tape measure ever, evolved from the STANLEY® FATMAX® tapes you already know and trust

STANLEY® FATMAX® 33' Tape Measure

STANLEY® FATMAX® 33' Tape Measure

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With over 4 metres (13 feet) of straighter standout, our new STANLEY® FATMAX® Tape Measure goes a long way before it snaps.

But how long did these pros last?

Sometimes, holding firm - no matter how far you’re pushed - is easier said than done. Watch how these unsuspecting trade pros reacted when we treated them to the most frustrating work experience of their lives.

* Compared to STANLEY® FATMAX® XTHT0-36004
** Usable after 15M drop onto packed soil