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Model #ELL1002

Store SKU #676360

Air Grip Compact Laser Level

  • AIRGrip vacuum base attaches to most surfaces
  • Includes: Rough Surface Adaptor and (2) AAA Batteries
  • Measures up to 20 ft. with 1/8 in. accuracy
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Product Overview

RYOBI introduces the AIRGrip Compact Laser Level. This tool features a non-marring vacuum base that adheres to most surfaces using AIRGrip Technology and does not require the use of pins, tacks, or tape to mount. To learn more about RYOBI tools, go to and check out RYOBI Nation. Backed by the RYOBI 3-Year Warranty, the AIRGrip Compact Laser Level includes a rough surface adaptor, two AAA batteries, and an operator's manual.
  • California residents
  • Horizontal and vertical vials for easy leveling
  • Measures distances up to 20 ft.
  • Accurate within 1/8 in.
  • Sticks to virtually any flat, smooth surface using AIRGrip Technology
  • Non-marring vacuum base for hands free leveling
  • Does not require pins, tacks, or tape to mount
  • 3-year manufacturer's warranty
  • Includes: (1) ELL1002 AIRGrip Compact Laser Level, rough surface adapter, (2) AAA batteries, and operator’s manual

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Measurement Accuracy (in.)±1/8 in.±1/2 in.±3/16 in.±1/2 in.
Laser Level Mounting MethodWallWallTripod,WallTripod,Wall
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Battery Type Required
Compatible Battery Type
AAA Batteries
No Additional Features
Hand Tool Type
Laser Level
Laser Color
Laser Level Mounting Method
Max Laser Distance (ft.)
20 ft.
Measurement Accuracy (in.)
±1/8 in.
Number of Batteries Required
Number of beams
Number of Measurements
Tools Product Type
Hand Tool

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
2 Year Manufacturer's Warranty

Questions & Answers


How can I order a replacement rough surface adapter?

Asked by JR April 18, 2020

Not sure, probably just online.

Can you use this without the air grip feature? (laser level only)

Asked by Matt July 29, 2019

This will work on a non porous surface without the grippy pad.

How do You turn the laser on? The motor runs and it sticks to walk but can't get laser line

Asked by Sandi January 17, 2019

it should come on when the unit is on. My first one was like that.. on but no laser. Returned and got another one and the laser worked.

Can you move the level once its gripped on to a wall?

Asked by williamtaylor0102 July 12, 2018

Yes. The vacuum is strong, but you can make very small corrections to line up the laser. Of course, you can just turn off the suction pump and move the whole thing greater distances.

Anyone else get one without the mounting aid for textured surfaces?

Asked by Fred January 21, 2018

Mine was folded inside the instuction booklet

does this stick to the wall?

Asked by bree January 9, 2018

It does, but would require a pretty flat wall. The more texture you have, the harder it will be for it to stick.

I lost the gripper pad. Can I replace it?

Asked by trish June 29, 2017

No and I think that's a failure of Ryobi to have these. I called and they don't sell the gripper pad (mounting aid) as a replaceable part.

how do you load batteries?

Asked by Anton May 8, 2017

Remove the black cover by depressing the holding clip at the bottom of the cover and pulling away from the unit. You will see two compartments to place AAA batteries on either side of the unit. Look carefully on the opening of each battery compartment on how to place battery polarities...

How well does it works on a Basement wall?

Asked by larry March 16, 2017

Unless your basement wall has a smooth finish it probably won't work.

Lost uneven surface ring

Asked by SueDoughnam February 6, 2017

And that's the last one you'll ever have, unless you buy a whole new laser level. Mine got ripped and I call Ryobi to get a replacement. They don't make any replaceable parts for this laser level. In my humble opinion, this is a shortfall with the level and Ryobi needs to make the mounting aids replaceable.

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Customer Reviews

  • 644 Customer Reviews
  • 3.5 out of 5 stars overall
61% of customers recommended.
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I have textured walls, and could find no way to make this stick. It works on smooth surfaces just fine. But even with the additional ring, it would never adhere to the walls of my house. BTW, the adaptor ring is folded in the instruction booklet in the bottom of the packaging. I almost didn't see it. Will be returning.
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don’t bother
This is the ONLY way i could get it to stick to the wall! I swear the vacuum that is suppose to make it stick actually just vibrates it away from the wall making the laser only 2 feet long!
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Great product
I don't give 5's but I did for this. The air suction works great. 20 foot beam. As your batteries fade the length of the beam will also. Don't blame the device. I have a grip problem and a muscle disorder. This made my project of hanging some paintings my Dad did (in his 70's with Parkinson disorder) a breeze. I added a photo so you could see the project.
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This was an excellent addition to my Ryobi family. ...
This was an excellent addition to my Ryobi family. The suction works wonders and adheres to most surfaces.
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Worked great for me
I was unsure about this product after reading reviews about how the vacuum would not suction the laser level to the uneven surfaces. I was almost ready to return it until i read the intructions (typical man move, according to my wife). I saw that by using the mounting aid it worked great on my textired drywall. It’s a basic tool and is only $30 so its nothing fancy but it got the job done for me.
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Cape Coral Florida
The Results were more than I Expected!!!!!
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I really was doubtful when my wife brought this product home, but from the moment I opened and felt the quality, my mind slowly started to change!!!! This product is super amazing and is top notch and top Quality, it is very accurate and the laser is vibrant and easy to see even in light areas!!!! I would recommend this product to professionals or anyone in need of a great self level/laser system. Ryobi very great Product
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Not as good as older version
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Not as good as older version that stuck out further from the wall and went around obstacles
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This worked perfectly for wall leveling for my wallpaper and hanging paintings. The air grip suct...
This worked perfectly for wall leveling for my wallpaper and hanging paintings. The air grip suction is a smart feature.
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Total waste of money. It does not shoot laser line if there is a bump in the wall. Laser is not ...
Total waste of money. It does not shoot laser line if there is a bump in the wall. Laser is not able to handle highly textured walls. The airgrip does not consistenly adhere to the supplied pad. Further the constant on of the motor is so annoying! This product failed to meet my expectations and failed to do a simple job of facilitating stripes on a wall. I ended up having to measure with a tape and use a hand held level and 2nd person to help me. This product was useless.
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I purchased this because my wife wanted me to paint an accent wall in our new nursery. Because sa...
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I purchased this because my wife wanted me to paint an accent wall in our new nursery. Because said wall was going to be "buffalo plaid", it involved several straight lines in both directions. This thing was the VIP of the job and it came out great. Some reviews say that it is a little loud, which is true, but I kind of got used to it while using it and is totally worth it with not having to puncture the wall at all. I have relatively smooth walls, but I must say that the enclosed mounting aid made the grip much stronger and more importantly helped keep the line visible down the length of the wall. I've never used other wall-mounting laser levels, but I felt this was a great buy and I'd recommend for sure.
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