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What is a micrometer screw gauge?

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September 18, 2013 11:06AM

A micrometer screw gauge is commonly known as a micrometer. This is a form of calipers used for measuring small dimensions. Screw gauge in extensively used in the engineering field for obtaining precision measurements. The article describes the principle and main parts of a basic micrometer screw gauge.