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Measurements: Measuring Processes

$260.00

The Measurements: Measuring Processes course is an informative, intermediate level overview on how to use and read various measurement tools commonly used during inspection with particular attention paid to hand-held devices

Learning Hours: 3

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Course Description

The Measurements: Measuring Processes course is an informative, intermediate level overview on how to use and read various measurement tools commonly used during inspection with particular attention paid to hand-held devices. This course focuses on how to read a vernier scale, dial scale, and digital scale as well as how to take readings with transfer-type gauges. Learners in the quality and manufacturing fields will find value in this course.

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Who will benefit from this Measuring Processes course?

Organizations that manufacture products or provide services that require dimensional specifications to be met and certify these characteristics in-house.

Course Classification

This manufacturing course by THORS eLearning Solutions covers understanding of key terms and concepts.

*THORS uses the Bloom’s Taxonomy Methodology for our course development.

Certificate Awarded for Measurements: Measuring Processes

Example of certificate awarded upon successful completion of the course.

*upon successful completion

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Learning Objectives

  1. Distinguish between the different measuring scales.
  2. Identify the steps involved when reading a measuring tool with multiple scales.
  3. Read measurements off of vernier, dial, and digital scales.
  4. Recognize the method of performing transfer-type readings.
  5. Understand the inherent human errors in taking a measurement.

Digital caliper measuring a part.

Measurements: Measuring Processes

Table of Contents

  1. Vernier and Dial Scales
    1. Vernier Scale
      1. Vernier Calipers
        1. Imperial Vernier Caliper Video
        2. Imperial Vernier Caliper Step-By-Step Example 1
        3. Imperial Vernier Caliper Step-By-Step Example 2
        4. Metric Vernier Caliper Video
        5. Metric Vernier Caliper Step-By-Step Example 1
        6. Metric Vernier Caliper Step-By-Step Example 2
      2. Outside Dimension Micrometers
        1. Imperial OD Micrometer Video
        2. Imperial OD Micrometer Step-By-Step Example 1
        3. Imperial OD Micrometer Step-By-Step Example 2
        4. Metric OD Micrometer Video
        5. Metric OD Micrometer Step-By-Step Example 1
        6. Metric OD Micrometer Step-By-Step Example 2
      3. Depth Micrometers
        1. Imperial Depth Micrometer Video
        2. Imperial Depth Micrometer Step-By-Step Example 1
        3. Imperial Depth Micrometer Step-By-Step Example 2
        4. Metric Depth Micrometer Video
        5. Metric Depth Micrometer Step-By-Step Example 1
        6. Metric Depth Micrometer Step-By-Step Example 2
    2. Dial Scale
      1. Dial Calipers
        1. Imperial Dial Caliper Video
        2. Imperial Dial Caliper Step-By-Step Example
        3. Metric Dial Caliper Video
        4. Metric Dial Caliper Step-By-Step Example
  2. Digital Scale and Transfer-Type Readings
    1. Digital Scale
      1. Digital Calipers
        1. Imperial and Metric Digital Calipers Video
        2. Imperial Digital Caliper Step-By-Step Example
        3. Metric Digital Caliper Step-By-Step Example
      2. Digital Depth Micrometers
        1. Imperial Digital Depth Micrometer Video
        2. Imperial Digital Depth Micrometer Step-By-Step Example
      3. Digital Height Gauges
        1. Imperial Digital Height Gauge Video
        2. Imperial Digital Height Gauge Step-By-Step Example
    2. Transfer-Type Readings
      1. Adjustable Telescoping Gauge with OD Micrometer
        1. Adjustable Telescoping Gauge with OD Micrometer Video
        2. Adjustable Telescoping Gauge with OD Step-By-Step Example

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