We have had a product request in from Ian for left handed steel rulers with inches scale running form right to left
“Well done for getting some left handed rulers. However as an
engineer I want a left handed steel ruler 6″ size and 12″ size. The
ones I use at work are like this (235-7487 or 545-070 from
We used to get a steel left handed ruler from a supplier in Korea but unfortunately they stopped making them and we did have some feedback from engineering users that the quality and accuracy of the scale was not good enough for their work.
We are not currently aware of any manufacturer making a left-handed steel ruler but if you do come across one please do let us know and we will contact them.
We do have plastic left-rulers with scales from right to left in both inches and centimetres: