Articles by Hill Cox

Other Dimensions: Calibration Mistakes: Plain Ring Gages

May 1, 2011
Ward off some common calibration mistakes with a little know-how.
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Other Dimensions: Calibration Mistakes: Plain Plug Gages

April 1, 2011
No matter how careful we are at any given task, mistakes are often made; the calibration of gages and instruments is no exception.
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Other Dimensions: Calibration Mistakes

March 1, 2011
Take a closer look at common mistakes made in regards to calibration.
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Other Dimensions: Second Opinions

February 1, 2011
Consider the source of opinions when determining their worth.
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Other Dimensions: Certificates of Confusion

January 1, 2011
It seems to be more about paperwork than what that paperwork means.
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Other Dimensions: Changing the Rules

December 2, 2010
Cal labs provide a bunch of numbers. What is done with those numbers is up to the customer.
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Other Dimensions: The Power of Zero

November 1, 2010
There is uncertainty in all things except for death and taxes.
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Other Dimensions: When Gages Don't Agree

September 29, 2010
What could go wrong? You make the parts, check them 100% with your gages and ship them to the customer.
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Other Dimensions: Check the Fine Print

August 30, 2010
Everyone knows the devil is in the details or fine print of any offer or statement, particularly when it comes to advertising.
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Other Dimensions: Pushing Your Luck

July 29, 2010
The nice thing about fixed limit or go/no-go gages is their simplicity.
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