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There are a number of documents dealing with the calibration of thread gages purporting to be “standards” that are really more like training manuals. There is a need out there for this information but invariably, instead of sticking to the metrology involved, they delve into quality decisions and things start to come off the rails.
Gage blocks are the most used physical representation of length available to companies requiring the highest order of precision for their work.
Height gages are a general purpose tool, which can be used in a variety of industries and applications by anyone who needs to measure precision parts.
With a solid 25-year track record, countless auditor recommendations and chosen by over 12,000 facilities worldwide, GAGEtrak is the #1 calibration management software solution in the world.
In metrology we have similar benign bits of hardware that can create havoc if misapplied, but in the grand scheme of things rarely are.
Many calibration customers become frustrated with their calibration sources because of price changes after they’ve sent a purchase order and the gages to the lab.