Stone World

Proliner 6.1 from Blick Industries

July 1, 2008

The Proliner 6.1 from Blick Industries allows users to create digital templates of countertops, floors, doors, walls, stairs, sinks and full-height backsplashes all in a portable, rugged package. The Proliner’s ability to digitize a job on site in a fraction of the time required by other methods drastically increases productivity, the company reports. The easy-to-use, touch-screen interface requires no prior computer knowledge, and there is no leveling required, according to Blick. Additional features include:

• Ability to measure cabinets on site as well as digitizing existing hard templates

• Measuring head folds into itself

• Sturdy device is able to withstand on-site environmental demands

• 6-inch-wide touch-screen is standard

• Built-in basic CAD software

• No laptop needed

• Extra storage compartment

• Has a wall plug along with a rechargeable battery