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Measurement Basics

General

  1. What is IP Rating?
  2. Gauge Vs. Instrument

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

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. Plumb Vs. Level

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?

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

  1. Protractor
  2. Try Square
  3. Speed Square
  4. Double Square
  5. Combination Square
  6. Framing Square
  7. T Square
  8. Machinist Square
    • Top 10 Machinist Squares

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. Automatic Center Punch for accurate metal dimple punching
  4. Multi-Angle Measuring Ruler
  5. Tape Measure Holder
  6. Compass for Geometry