Crick Levels are made in Texas from laminated wood and stainless steel (the vials are hand-set glass) in sizes from 8 to 78 inches. They’re guaranteed accurate to within .015 inch over their length. Options include rubber end cushions, scuff plates, and personal engraving. They cost $55 to $220.
Crick Tool, 800/593-8540, cricktool.com.