calibration of instruments


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calibration of instruments

A procedure in which the mechanical functioning or electrical circuitry of a device is brought into alignment with a known standard.
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NIST should also encourage SI traceability and promote implementation of the report, "Best practice guidelines for pre-launch characterization and calibration of instruments for passive optical remote sensing, NISTIR 7637.
Reputable manufacturers of monitoring instruments, and certainly those that are A2LA certified, will provide a number of options for calibration of instruments by the manufacturer, before it is sent to your company.
With flexible service plans, a global presence, onsite calibration of instruments from multiple vendors, and an experienced service and metrology team, Tektronix is uniquely able to maintain the performance and accuracy of test instruments required to meet the challenges of today's high speed digital designs.
A There are several exceptions to the Clinical and Laboratory Improvement Act (CLIA) rule that the calibration of instruments must be verified every six months.
This technique also provides confidence in the calibration of instruments.
They are: custom solutions, prepared according to individual requirements; physical property standards for calibration of instruments used for physical testing; and the LGC Promochem range of solvents and related products.
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