Cam Range Guide

Minimum Range

Placement is secure, but difficult to place and remove.

Minimum Usable Range

Placement is secure, and easy to place and remove.

Maximum Usable Range

Placement is secure, but may move to an insecure position. A larger cam is usually better.

Maximum Range

Placement is not secure. A larger cam should be used.

size color range in inches range in millimeters
    min. range usable range max. range min. range usable range max. range
*00 grey 0.33 0.34 - 0.47 0.55 8.3 8.5 - 12.0 13.9
*0 purple 0.38 0.39 - 0.59 0.61 9.6 10.0 - 15.0 15.4
*1 blue 0.48 0.49 - 0.71 0.76 12.1 12.5 - 18.0 19.3
2 yellow 0.61 0.62 - 0.89 0.95 15.4 15.5 - 22.5 24.1
3 orange 0.73 0.74 - 1.04 1.13 18.5 18.5 - 26.5 28.7
4 red 0.92 0.93 - 1.32 1.40 23.3 23.5 - 33.5 35.5
5 black 1.10 1.11 - 1.54 1.70 27.9 28.1 - 39.1 43.1
6 green 1.30 1.31 - 1.85 2.05 33.0 33.2 - 46.9 52.0
7 light blue 1.58 1.59 - 2.26 2.50 40.1 40.3 - 57.4 63.5
8 light purple 1.92 1.93 - 2.80 3.05 48.7 49.0 - 71.1 77.4
Small grey 1.62 1.65 - 2.50 2.75 41.1 41.9 - 63.5 69.8
Medium maroon 2.11 2.14 - 3.35 3.65 53.5 54.3 - 85.0 92.7
Large dark blue 2.65 2.68 - 4.15 4.65 67.3 68.0 - 105.4 118.1
*Sizes #00-1 does not have Range Finder