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 Parallelism 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 more What 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 more Micrometer Buying Guide Infographic

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 Mechanical vs. Digital Micrometer