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Publication Citation: The Gage Block Handbook

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Author(s): Theodore D. Doiron; John S. Beers;
Title: The Gage Block Handbook
Published: June 01, 1995
Abstract: Gage blocks are the primary method used by industry to standardize the measurement of dimension. This work discusses every aspect of gage block calibration, including definitions, characteristics of gage blocks, calibration by interferometry and mechanical comparison, and statistical process control techniques to assure the consistency and accuracy of calibrations.
Citation: NIST MN - 180
Research Areas: Metrology, Manufacturing
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