Parallelism Vs. Flatness

Parallelism and flatness are two terms in measurement that contribute to the accuracy of your precision instrument. Especially when working with a micrometer, the flatness and the parallelism takes an important role to generate a reliable measurement. But what are actually parallelism and flatness? These two words seem to be similar to hear. But they … Read moreParallelism Vs. Flatness

What is A Micrometer Used for?

Because of its capability in providing accurate measurement, many work fields rely on the micrometer. It is widely used in metalworking, machinery, mechanical engineering, laboratory, home use, engine building, hobby (cartridge reloading), etc., all the things that need high accuracy. It measures thickness, inside diameter, outside diameter, length, and depth. There is actually a wide … Read moreWhat is A Micrometer Used for?

Micrometer Buying Guide Infographic

This is an infographic about things to know when buying a micrometer that is compiled from the previous page https://www.fullyinstrumented.com/best-micrometer. There are 12 things to consider which are summarized as simple as possible to let the buyers quickly understand the meaning. For more detail about this guide, you can visit the blog post “Best Micrometer … Read moreMicrometer Buying Guide Infographic

Metric Unit System

It was the 19th century when a scientist James Clerk Maxwell put forwarded the concept of a consistent system where the fundamental small units were the base and the rest were derived from them. This coherent system was the metric system with almost all of the dimensions either based or derived from the ratios of … Read moreMetric Unit System

Imperial Unit System

Imperial units have their origin from the time of Romans in the middle ages. The units used evolved since then and their values changed with time until Britain recognized it as a system. The imperial unit system was formally established under the Weights and Measures Act of 1824 and the Act of 1878. The definition … Read moreImperial Unit System