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Model#: MILN2280-20

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Milwaukee 2280-20 Laser Distance Meter

  • Milwaukee 2280-20 Laser Distance Meter
This item is no longer available.
It has been replaced by the MILN2281-20.


Milwaukee's Laser Distance Meter is a heavy duty distance measuring tool for professional, commercial and industrial applications. The 2280-20 can easily measure distance up to 197 ft. with 1/16 in. accuracy. The end bracket allows for accurate measuring from corners and edges. Easily add and subtract values and use six different functions to calculate area, volume, Pythagorean equations and min/max. The 2280-20 is covered by the Milwaukee 5-Year Warranty.
  • Measures up to 200 ft. within 1/16 in.
  • Design allows for easy measuring from edges and corners
  • Area and volume measurement plus memory storage of last 10 readings
  • Easy to read display with backlight
  • Six different measurement functions
  • Rugged over-molding
  • Easily add and subtract distance values
  • Laser Distance Meter - 2280-20
  • (2) AAA Batteries


Cordless: Yes
Automatic Shutoff: Yes
Automatic Shutoff Time: 3 min.
Batteries Included: 2
Battery Life (Approx.): 5,000 Measurements
Battery Type: AAA
Laser Class: 2
Laser Diode: 632nm < 1mW
Measuring Accuracy: +/- 1/16 in.
Measuring Range: 200 ft.
Memory Banks: 10
Protection Rating: IP54


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    can it be used outdoors. I would like to measure some conduit runs outdoors. Thanks
    Asked on 1/30/2013 by jimmy from baton rouge la

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      Yes, this can be used outdoors.

      Answered on 2/1/2013 by Big Ken from Lawrenceville, GA
    • Staff Reviewer


      Yes, this can be used outdoors.

      Answered on 2/1/2013 by Big Ken from Lawrenceville, GA
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      Yes, this heavy duty measuring tool can be used indoors or outdoors.

      Answered on 2/3/2013 by Community Answer from None
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