article redone: Telescoping Gage Error
I seem to have done a great job confusing people with my first attempt at this article. It has now been rewritten to clearly state that the standard method of using the telescoping gage is the only one I endorse. But then I go on
to present various error sources including those related to the skill of the operator. If you want to give me another chance, please see
Your comments and questions are welcome. All of us are smarter than any one of us.
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- Their will always be errors, in telescoping measurements, you can practice on a I.d standard, calibrated ring gage..98765 example, ,, you are measuring with allot of different feelings, (human ),,,,, That's why everything has tolerances. +_-.0005 is about all you will get , on those instruments, ,, at least 4 possibilities for combined accumulated errors.....Yes you can get a good check , in those parameters.JcSent from Samsung tablet