This Jakar Yard Stick is laminated which makes it more rigid and prevents it from warping. Both ends with metal protectors each incorporating a hole.
Graduated one side in inches (0-36") and subdivided in 1/8ths on one edge and 1/2" on the other. The reverse is graduated in cms (0-100cm). Sub-divided in cms on one edge and 1/2cm on the other.