I was down in my shop the other day (instead of at the computer for a change) working with a piece of 1/4" MDF when I got to thinking. Well, most of you know what happens then. My thinking becomes a topic for ShortCuts. I did a little research and the results may interest you.
Black & Decker have just released an new and innovative way of measuring the width or length of sheet goods. Very interesting, take a look.