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Measurement Basics

General

  1. What is IP Rating?
  2. Gauge Vs. Instrument
  3. Distance Vs. Displacement
  4. Altitude Vs. Elevation Vs. Height
  5. Flat Vs. Level
  6. Plumb Vs. Level

Metrology

  1. Accuracy Vs. Precision
  2. What is Measurement Repeatability?
  3. What is Measurement Uncertainty?
  4. What is Measurement Traceability?
  5. Calibration Vs. Verification Vs. Validation
  6. 158 Physical Quantities and Units
  7. Repeatability Vs. Reproducibility

GD&T

  1. What is Tolerance?
  2. Tolerance Vs. Allowance
  3. Runout Vs. Total Runout
  4. Parallelism Vs. Flatness
  5. What is Squareness?
  6. How to Measure Squareness
  7. Flatness Vs. Surface Profile
  8. Squareness Vs. Perpendicularity Vs. Parallelism

Electronics

    1. ADC (Analog to Digital Converter)
    2. DAC (Digital to Analog Converter)
    3. Transducer (including sensor and actuator)
    4. What is A Microcontroller?
    5. What is Serial Communication?
    6. Oscilloscope Vs. Logic Analyzer
    7. Oscilloscope Vs. Spectrum Analyzer
    8. Spectrum Analyzer Vs. Network Analyzer
    9. How Does An Oscilloscope Work?
    10. Clamp Meter Vs. Multimeter
    11. Function Generator Vs. Oscilloscope
    12. LCR Meter Vs. Multimeter
    13. Signal Generator Vs. Function Generator
    14. What is A Visual Fault Locator?
    15. What is Underground Cable Fault Locator?

List of Instruments

  1. List of Linear Measurement Tools (17)
  2. List of Angular Measurement Tools (4)
  3. List of Speed Measurement Tools (7)
  4. List of Electronic Measurement Tools (21)
  5. List of Measurement Tools in Workshop (25)

Measuring Instruments

1. Distance Measuring Instruments

  1. Gauge Block & Surface Plate
  2. Laser Measure
  3. Tape Measure
  4. Ruler
  5. Caliper (Vernier, Dial, and Digital)
  6. Skin Fold Caliper
  7. Micrometer
  8. Indicator (Dial, Dial Test, and Digital)
  9. Bore Gauge
  10. Feeler Gauge
  11. Altimeter
  12. Tire Tread Depth Gauge
  13. Paint Thickness Gauge

2. Time Measurement Tools

  1. Atomic Clock
  2. Tally Counter
  3. Hour Meter
  4. Hourglasses

3. Temperature Measurement Tools

  1. Psychrometer

4. Volume Measurement Tools

  1. Fingertip Pulse Oximeter

5. Speed Measurement Tools

  1. Tachometer
  2. Anemometer (wind & airflow measurement)

6. Electrical and Electronic Measurement Tools

  1. Capacitor Tester
  2. Transistor Tester
  3. USB Tester
  4. Oscilloscope
  5. Spectrum Analyzer
  6. Logic Analyzer
  7. Voltage Tester
    • Top 10 Non-Contact Voltage Tester Reviews

7. Radiation Measurement Devices

  1. Gauss Meter
  2. Geiger Counter
  3. Dosimeter
  4. EMF Meter

8. Angle Measurement & Gauging Tools (Angle Finder Tools)

  1. Protractor
  2. Square Tools
    1.  Types of Square Tools
    2. How to Check the Accuracy of Square Tool
    3. Engineer Square Vs. Combination Square
    4. Rafter Square Vs. Speed Square
    5. Framing Square Vs. Speed Square
    6. Combination Square Vs. Speed Square
    7. Double Square Vs. Combination Square
    8. Engineer Square Vs. Try Square
    9. Try Square
    10. Speed Square
    11. Double Square
    12. Combination Square
    13. Framing Square
    14. T Square
    15. Machinist Square
      • Top 10 Machinist Squares
  3. Spirit Level
    1. Types of Level (Leveling Tools)
    2. How to Use A Spirit Level
    3. I Beam Vs. Box Beam Spirit Level: Which One to Use?

Sensing Instruments

  1. Underground Wire Cable Locator
  2. Magnetic Locator
  3. Automotive Test Light
  4. Propane Tank Gauge

Optical Instruments

  1. Dental Loupe
  2. Jewelers Loupe (Triplet Design)
  3. Sewer Camera
  4. Color Blind Glasses
  5. Photochromic Sunglasses
  6. Drain Camera

Complement Tools

  1. Contour Gauge
  2. Sewer Line Root Killer
  3. Automatic Center Punch for accurate metal dimple punching
  4. Multi-Angle Measuring Ruler
  5. Tape Measure Holder
  6. Compass for Geometry