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The Cost of Metrology and Why It Matters

February 4, 2019
We live in a world driven by money. The field of metrology is no different. Metrology is a business in and of itself, plus, it plays a part in almost every other business in existence. The science of measurement impacts how products are made, how they function,...

Different types of calipers available

January 21, 2019
Calipers, calipers, calipers. This simple little tool comes in more varieties than you might think. There are many different types of calipers available depending on the precision measurement job you are trying to accomplish. Today we are going to give you a tour of the various ...

Different types of micrometers available

January 7, 2019
The micrometer is present in almost every precision measurement workshop. As such a versatile tool, the micrometer is important for a number of different measurements and serves a wide range of roles. Accordingly, there are numerous types of micrometers available. The overarching categories are...

Granite Surface Plates

December 10, 2018
The surface plate may be the unsung hero of the precision measurement community. Surface plates are the foundation of so many types of measurement and provide a context on which those measurements can take place. A surface plate is the flat plane that is...

How to read a dial test indicator

November 19, 2018
Reading a dial test indicator may sound simple, and once you know what you are doing in the process, it can be. However, like all procedures in precision measurement, you want to make sure that you know the exact steps when reading a dial test indicator in...

What is repeatability? Why is it important?

November 5, 2018
When it comes to precision measurement, the dynamic duo of accuracy and repeatability always seem to come as a pair. While arguably they are equally important, today we would like to focus on the concept of repeatability and why it is so important in...
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