DEWALT (DWHT36225) XP Tape Measure Released

DEWALT Toughest Tape Measure The XP!

DEWALT has re-engineered their tape measure from the inside out.  They have always built and designed their hand tools for the toughest job site environments. The unveiling of DEWALT’S (DWHT36225) XP Tape Measure is exciting for the reasons to see how DEWALT’s new improvements will make our jobs easier.


Job Site Ready

  • The impact-resistant PC/ABS and rubber case is designed to survive drops up to 60 feet.
  • Integrated lock protection guards the lock button when dropped.
  • Built-in lanyard slot offers safety and security feature when working from above.

Smooth Blade Coats

  • The DEWALT XP Tape Measure features 9″ of heavy-duty thermoplastic coating at the beginning of the blade to provide 3X more blade protection than past models and reduces blade breakage near the hook end.
  • DEWALT has increased coating covers to the entire blade and will protect the paint for long blade life with maximum protection against abrasion, wear and rust.
  • The 1 ¼” wide high-carbon steel blade provides 13’ of straighter blade standout for increased reach and production.


  • The DEWALT XP Tape Measure features DEWALT’s toughest hook connection.
  • The extra large end hook grabs  material from all four sides making grabbing objects while taking measurements easy.
  • A durable, three rivet fastened hook connection with a 9” of thermoplastic coating supports a stronger, long life tape measure.

DEWALT XP Tape Measure specifications

Height = 3 1/8”

Width = 3 3/8”

Depth = 2 9/32”

Weight = 1.25 lbs

DEWALT XP Tape Measure has a unique screwless belt clip design.  This feature will provide you with easy attachment and removal from your belt with ease.

Another feature that greatly assisted in this compact foot print is their patented Dual-Core Technology.  This technology allows increased comfort, ergonomic with the toughest durability.

DEWALT (DWHT36225) 25′ XP Tape Measure will be available in Canada in May 2017 and U.S. in July 2017 at your local DEWALT distributors. The cost for the DWHT36225 will be $29.99 US pricing.  Also, a 35′ and 8M/26′ size tape measures will be added to DEWALT’s line up later on in 2017.


About the author

Michael Hopp

Michael Hopp is a registered contractor in the State of Rhode Island. He has been registered for the last 16 years specializing in interior and exterior remodeling, doors and windows.Mike began practicing his trade 25 years ago at William M. Davies Career and Technical High School in carpentry shop. This gave him the opportunity to become an apprentice at Brodeur Window Distributors. Mike continued working at the company for 10 years. During this time he was in charge of the specialty door shop and assisted on service calls.For the last 16 years, Mike has been working as a general contractor in Rhode Island with his company MJH Construction LLC. Even though his background is in doors and windows, his passion is for remodel work.

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