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  • Are You Questioning Calibration?

    August 16, 2019

    Most companies have a quality department that ensures their measuring equipment is calibrated on a regular basis, but occasionally an item is questioned on whether or not it should be included in the calibration program. Calibration is also questioned when it comes to certain situations. Companies are sure to include their own equipment in the […]

  • Levels of Precision: A Field Guide to Dimensional Gages

    Levels of Precision: A Field Guide to Dimensional Gages

    July 31, 2014

    Conceptually, the dimensional measurement process is quite simple. You get a drawing for a part-an electronic computer-aided design (CAD) file, blueprint, napkin doodle or whatever – which indicates certain critical part dimensions and tolerances: a particular diameter, for instance, must be 2.2370 inches + 0.0002 inch. All the manufacturer needs to do is to machine […]