Re: Microscope vs. comparator



On Sat, 14 Jan 2006 20:33:17 -0500, Kirk Gordon <kg1@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
wrote:

>Protagonist wrote:
>> What is better for small radius and angle measurements on parts,
>> microscope or comparator?
>> All though used both in the past, found each has it's strength and
>> weakness.
>> Any low cost alternative, like pocket comparators, never used those?
>> Thx, Julius
>
> I hope I'll be excused for wearing my salesman's hat while posting in the group, but...
>
> You might take a look at http://www.gordon-eng.com/covis/covis.html

I was thinking of posting that myself (but considerd it overkill
compared to the question and cannot personally vouch anyway).

>
> The virtues of a microscope and a comparator combined, plus a great deal more.
>
> Apologies to those who object to self promotion; but it actually might answer the question

And is entirely on-topic per this NG's charter.
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Cliff
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