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Measurement Basics

Metrology & Basic Terms

  1. Accuracy Vs. Precision
  2. What is Measurement Repeatability?
  3. What is Measurement Uncertainty?
  4. What is Measurement Traceability?
  5. What is Tolerance?
  6. Calibration Vs. Verification Vs. Validation
  7. Gauge Vs. Instrument
  8. 158 Physical Quantities and Units
  9. Parallelism Vs. Flatness
  10. IP Rating Explained
  11. ADC (Analog to Digital Converter)
  12. DAC (Digital to Analog Converter)
  13. Transducer (including sensor and actuator) 
  14. What is A Microcontroller?
  15. What is Serial Communication?

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
  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
  14. Protractor

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. EMF Meter
  2. Capacitor Tester
  3. Transistor Tester
  4. USB Tester
  5. Oscilloscope
  6. Spectrum Analyzer
  7. Gauss Meter
  8. Geiger Counter
  9. Logic Analyzer
  10. Voltage Tester
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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

Complement Tools

  1. Contour Gauge
  2. Sewer Line Root Killer
  3. Engraving Pen; to mark your measuring tools
  4. Marking Gauge
  5. Automatic Center Punch
  6. Multi-Angle Measuring Ruler
  7. Tape Measure Holder
  8. Grease Gun Coupler; for greasing your fittings
  9. Compass for Geometry
  10. EMF radiation protection