Purchase Gulden's Plastic Tape Measure (pictured left). Our plastic tape measure gets the job done and is very affordable. Scale is in inches and centimeters. Push a button to retract the tape.
Tick marks on the Inches side are 1/8 inch apart and divisions on the Centimeter side are 1 mm apart. The tape is 60 inches long (~150 mm). The English and metric graduations are on opposite sides of the fabric tape.