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Model # 916BR

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  • Solid brass plumb bob with lacquered finish to resist corrosion
  • Ties easily to any string or line
  • Extra hardened steel tip included
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The Empire 16 oz. Brass Plumb Bob ties easily to string and line and is great for surveyors, excavation contractors and foundation contractors. This solid brass plumb bob features a lacquered finish to resist corrosion.


  • Empire 916BR 16 oz. brass plumb bob is great for lining up and transferring points
  • Great for determining the vertical line from the point of suspension to a point on the ground
  • Features solid brass construction with a lacquered finish to resist corrosion
  • Model is built with an extra hardened replaceable steel tip
  • Brass plumb bob ties to any string or line for quick and easy use on any job
  • Removable cap to make feeding string easy for user
  • 1-year limited manufacture warranty
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Product Information

Internet # 100142828

Model # 916BR

Store SKU # 114374

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Dimensions: H 6 in, W 1.375 in, D 1.375 in


Product Depth (in.)

1.375 in

Product Height (in.)

6 in

Product Width (in.)

1.375 in




Hand Tool Type

Plumb Bob



Package Quantity


Plumb bob weight (oz.)




Tools Product Type

Hand Tool

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty

Product is warranteed on a manufacturer's defect.

Questions & Answers

Q:Is it made in USA?
by|Jul 5, 2023
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A:  Milwaukee Tool was started in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1924 and we have manufactured products domestically ever since. We have more than 14 manufacturing and operations facilities in the U.S. that are critical components of our global manufacturing footprint. Over the last several years, Milwaukee® has delivered hundreds of game-changing solutions to the industry, driving significant double-digit growth for our company worldwide. To maintain and support this pace of growth, we continue to diversify our operations to better serve our customers around the world. This includes manufacturing and operations presences in the UK, Germany, China, Vietnam, and the Czech Republic. Thank you! - Social Team

by|Mar 10, 2024
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    4.8 out of 5

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    Wonderful product. Easy to thread and very accurate. Spotted the location for hooks used for inst...
    Wonderful product. Easy to thread and very accurate. Spotted the location for hooks used for installation of acoustic panels on ceiling in my home theater.
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    Works well with a gammon reel
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    It was a little difficult getting a string threaded through the top, but once done..... I like it! The tool is just what I needed in the way of making a straight line cut between two substances.
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    Worked great. I needed a longer string so I put it on a fishing reel.
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    Does not work as a flaring tool.... :(
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    As expected - sturdy and heavy. Will use for years.
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    The plumb bob was returned a I only use it once and have no plans to use it in the future. It has been many many years since I used one the last time.
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    Right on the Money
    Nice and Heavy. Old School is sometimes the fastest and easiest way.
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