Our Review of the DEWALT DW088K Self-Leveling Cross Line Laser

The Dewalt DW088K is a self leveling device that projects vertical and horizontal beams onto walls, ceilings or floors. Used for pin point accuracy at setting posts, constructing decks, picture and drape hanging, installing laminate floor and tile, doors, walls, windows, and more. This lightweight and compact leveling device is a useful tool designed for everyone from construction workers to house wives.


What makes this product a good choice?

• Dead on accuracy
• Self leveling
• Shoots a level crossline beam as a guide
• Quick set up makes it easy to move from room to room
• A permanently attached magnetic pivot bracket allows it to be mounted to any surface of steal or iron and a slot allowing it to be hung from a screw or nail
• A back plate and clamp are included that allow it to be fixed to various objects
• Rubber over the viewing window gives it superb durability
• It is compact measuring 8 1/2″ x 8 1/2″ x 4″
• Weighs less than one pound
• Low level battery indicator lets you know when the (3)AA batteries need to be changed


Best used indoors; difficult to see more than six to ten feet away on a sunny day so be sure to have fresh batteries when working on outdoor projects.

Whether you work in construction or you are the average person just decorating your home, the Dewalt DW088K will become your go to leveling device. It is easy to use, set up, move around, and can survive the daily beating tools tend to get on construction sites. You just can’t go wrong with Dewalt.