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1. (WO2001004566) MEASURING DEVICE, AND METHOD FOR PROGRAMMING A SOFT FEATURE KEY OF AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE

Pub. No.:    WO/2001/004566    International Application No.:    PCT/IL2000/000383
Publication Date: Fri Jan 19 00:59:59 CET 2001 International Filing Date: Tue Jul 04 01:59:59 CEST 2000
IPC: G01B 3/10
Applicants: ARLINSKY, David
NOMBERG, Yair
Inventors: ARLINSKY, David
Title: MEASURING DEVICE, AND METHOD FOR PROGRAMMING A SOFT FEATURE KEY OF AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE
Abstract:
A measuring device having a tape for taking angle and length measurements, and capable of providing a user discernible indication of the angular orientation of its tape relative in any given extended measuring state relative to a predetermined orientation, for example, the horizontal. The measuring device preferably is capable of reading out one or more measurements associated with any given extented measuring state, and transmitting them to a remote device. The measuring device preferably has one or more finger depressible soft feature keys each programmable with a user specified function downloaded from a host computer.