CHAPTER 18

Mechanical Measurement

Learning Objectives

By the end of this chapter, the student will be able:

  • To demonstrate the use of temperature measurement instruments
  • To demonstrate the use of pressure measurement instruments
  • To demonstrate the use of force measurement instruments
  • To demonstrate the use of flow measurement instruments
  • To demonstrate the use of linear and angular measurement instruments
18.1 INTRODUCTION

In order to produce components, the manufacturer has to know whether the components meet the required dimensional and accuracy standards. Companies carrying out maintenance activities also need to know that the components they are working with, repairing or servicing are to the required size and accuracy. Measurement ...

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