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Surface Roughness Testing Equipment

September 30, 2017
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The L. S. Starrett Co. announces the release of the new SR160 Surface Roughness Tester.

Starrett surface roughness testing equipment is simple, accurate and of high quality. It performs the complex analysis required to meet or exceed your customer’s specifications. The SR160 unit is tough, shock tested, and capable of withstanding the demands of a shop environment. Starrett surface roughness testers meet the increasing requirements across industries like safety, aerospace, automotive, precision bearings and general manufacturing.

The SR160 splits into a display/control unit and traverse unit via a slide and lock mechanism. It utilizes blue tooth communication between the traverse and display/control unit. The screen provides a detailed graph of the measurement area. The screen and be electronically oriented in four ways for ease of viewing. The SR160 has the smallest form factor in its class.

Applications for the SR160 would include incoming inspections, final inspection before shipment, process control on the production line and checking large components or structures.

The benefits offered include reduction in part scrappage, tool wear monitoring and ensured traceability.

Starrett has been manufacturing precision measuring tools in America for over 135 years. Today Starrett is operating five manufacturing locations with close to 1,000 people in The United States America.

 

About L.S. Starrett Co.

Founded and headquartered in Athol, MA, The L.S. Starrett Company manufactures precision tools, gages and instruments, saws and hand tools since 1880.  While best known for precision tools in the United States, Starrett is also a major, worldwide manufacturer of saw blade products.  Starrett products are sold throughout the United States and worldwide through distributors, dealers, and retailers and online. In recent years, the Company has broadened its product offering through acquisitions and innovative product line expansion. Visit the Starrett website at www.starrett.com for more information about its products and services.

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