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Force Key Comparison CCM.F-K4.a and CCM.F-K4.b for 4 MN and 2 MN Forces

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Author(s)

Thomas W. Bartel

Abstract

This report gives the results for the Comité International des Poids et Mesures (CIPM) key comparisons in force, for the force values of 4 MN and 2 MN, designated by comparison numbers CCM.F-K4.a and CCM.F-K4.b, respectively. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) served as the pilot institute for these comparisons.
Citation
Metrologia
Volume
49

Keywords

deadweight force standard, equivalence matrix, force, force metrology, force transfer standard, key comparison, national metrology institute, reference value, uncertainty

Citation

Bartel, T. (2012), Force Key Comparison CCM.F-K4.a and CCM.F-K4.b for 4 MN and 2 MN Forces, Metrologia, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=904812 (Accessed July 20, 2024)

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Created March 29, 2012, Updated February 19, 2017