Marposs (and others) also offer gages
with shock-absorbing devices to measure interrupted-cut parts, such as gear profiles.
Another advantage of the latest column gages
lies in their ability to communicate electronically.
A flexible shaft-measuring fixture, for example, can be used to gage
shafts for a range of motors, pumps, axles, transmission parts, or subassemblies.
In the course of a year, the Gages
travel far and wide, but they are always happy to return to North Grafton.
Manager monitors when calibrations are due, and also offers a scheduling feature, allowing companies to set specific calibration frequencies for each individual gage
Note that both the standard Gage
R&R calculations and the proposed MSV are shown for comparison purposes, though the percent operator variation in the MSV calculation does not have the part correction that is shown for GR&R.
Small arms gages
can be calibrated only by one of the five Army TMDE labs.
With each interchangeable head covering a wide measuring range and a system capacity of over 300 mm, these relatively inexpensive, easy to operate gages
are perfectly suited to most applications, whether in an inspection department or on the shopfloor.
Evaluating the accuracy of foundry gage
equipment provides better understanding of a casting's true conformance to requirements.
The problem with that idea is that these machine guns are considered NOT READY/AVAILABLE if they don't have their gages
or their gages
haven't been calibrated in a year.
Gagemaker, a manufacturer of precision dimensional inspection equipment, designed the Functional Thread Roll gages
to inspect "thread element variation," which satisfies System 23 requirements.