Best Micrometer Reviews

A micrometer gives you a chance to measure down to 0.00005″ (0.001mm) resolution, providing you a much better resolution rather than using a caliper. There are several types of micrometers available. They are designed to fulfill market needs. But the most commonly used is the outside model with flat anvil. If you are going to … Read more

Ultimate Review Mitutoyo 293-340-30

Mitutoyo 293-340-30 is the best micrometers that we have discussed on the other article. It has the standard quality specification for standard use and also professionals. In this post, we are very happy to review it directly. We’ve just bought it. We are going to uncover all about it. This post covers the content of … Read more

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, flatness and 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 are actually … Read more

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 more

Micrometer Accessories

Micrometer accessories are some additional tools to make the micrometer more powerful. In spite of secondary tools, these accessories are important to get another benefit which for a range of people very important to have. Micrometer Stand Instead of using your hand to perform a measurement, micrometer stand functions to hold the micrometer you are … Read more

Beginner Micrometer Buying Guide

If you are a newbie in micrometer, you have to look for something to guide you. There are numerous micrometer types that might be confusing. Choosing the right one is necessary. After creating a list of micrometer buying guide before plus the infographic, in this opportunity, we are going to share with you some micrometer … Read more

Micrometer Buying Guide Infographic

This is an infographic about things to know when buying a micrometer that is compiled from the previous page 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 our blog post about “Best … Read more

Micrometer Maintenance Guide

A micrometer is a precision tool that really needs proper maintenance. Not only does it to sustain its durability, but also it’s important to keep the micrometer accurate. Most micrometers nowadays have been created in such a way to give a long durable use, still, improper use and maintenance can fasten the damage. Here we … Read more

Mechanical vs. Digital Micrometer

Micrometers can be classified based on how it works: mechanical, digital, and dial. Each division has different components and working principle inside of its body, however, the purpose remain the same to provide a magnified measurement. These different working principles also affect the way the micrometer display the reading. Further, it can be 4 classifications: … Read more

What is the Least Count of Micrometer?

Micrometer’s least count means the smallest increment figure that the micrometer’s scale provides. It’s also the smallest thickness or length that can be measured. For example 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, these row of numbers has 1 increment figure. Another example, 0.1, 0.2, 0.3, 0.4, 0.5, 0.6, 0.7, 0.8, … Read more