Mitutoyo 500 196-20 Digimatic Caliper 150mm/6in Reviews
Product Type: Mitutoyo Measuring Tool
Newest Review: ... unit of choice. Overall These calipers may be pricey, starting from £70 on Amazon up to and over £100 on specialist tool ... more
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by - written on 08/11/12 (Very useful, 63 readings)
Part of my job as an environmental archaeologist is to identify and analyse wood and charcoal remains and a fundamental part of doing this is a set of calipers believe it or not. I am lucky enough that my lab is very well equipped and we have two sets of these Mitutoyo 500 196-20 Digimatic Calipers. The Manufacturer Mitutoyo is a brand that I have never come across before or since using these calipers, however they are a Japanese company that specialises in producing measuring instruments since 1934. They started producing electronic and digital tools in the 1970's and now provide a wide range of high spec and quality products. The ... Read the complete review
by - written on 01/02/12, updated on 13/11/12 (Very useful, 170 readings)
My job requires me to keep a large range of tools on me at all times, and out of my huge collection of tools and gadgets, I can honestly say that the Mitutoyo Digital Caliper is one of my most commonly used and treasured possessions. Mitutoyo is a Japanese company that was founded in 1934 and specialises in making high quality micrometers, dial indicators and calipers. ~~ What is a Caliper ~~ A Caliper is basically a device used to measure the distance between two opposing sides of an object. It does the same sort of thing as a tape measure, but it is capable of a much higher degree of accuracy. The Mitutoyo (500 - 196) ... Read the complete review