Live Event Tools: Laser Distance

The Live Events Workbox - TripleWide Media

We’re stocking up your live events workbox by showing you some of our favorite tools for live events.  Whenever our team is doing an event, we make sure to do a site visit. This is where we take a look at the event space, make sure we’re factoring in any oddities in the room before working through the details. However the number one thing our team does on a site visit is take measurements.  There’s no better way to do it than with a Laser Distance Tool.

Laser Distance Tool


With this tool you can instantly measure the distance between two points. Just click the button and be done! It will even calculate the hight of something you can’t measure. (i.e. if you’re looking for the height of the floor to a certain point on the wall, using Pythagorean theorem, the device will automatically calculate the height using the angle and the distance from the wall.

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Luke McElroy

Author Luke McElroy

Luke McElroy is the founder of Orange Thread Media, the parent company to TripleWide Media, SALT Conferences and Orange Thread LIVE. He is the author of The Wide Guide: Blueprint for the Multiscreen Movement. Hailed as one of the “top innovators for worship” by Worship Leader Magazine in 2013, Luke’s leadership has helped create powerful worship environments for thousands of Church communities throughout the entire world. He currently lives in Nashville, TN and regularly writes about creativity, leadership and faith at 

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