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  • Choose and Use the Proper Thread/Ring Gage

    Choose and Use the Proper Thread/Ring Gage

    June 17, 2014

    A highly common application for gages is inspecting threaded holes and shafts. While using plug gages to check threaded holes in manufactured parts is a popular practice, checking shaft, dowel and fastener diameter using ring gages is perhaps less common but equally important. There are also smooth ring gages for checking non-threaded parts. Ring gages […]