Length Standards Services | Measurement Standards Laboratory of New Zealand

By: Measurement Standards Laboratory  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Calibration Services

Length Standards provides calibration services for dimensional metrology instruments. All measurements made are traceable to New Zealand’s national standards. We also provide advice and consultation on dimensional measurement problems.

Gauge Blocks

$245 report fee plus
0.5mm, 1mm to 100mm inclusive $20 per gauge
less than 1mm, other than 0.5mm $30 per gauge
125mm, 150mm, 175mm, 200mm $75 per gauge
250mm, 300mm $110 per gauge
400mm, 500mm $260 per gauge
Other sizes (up to 1000mm) Charges on application
Optical Parallels $50 per parallel
A similar scale of charges applies to the equivalent imperial sizes

Line Scales

Calibrate a one or two metre steel rule with two scales  NZ$400
Calibrate additional scales NZ$50 per additional scale
Steel tapes NZ$400 + NZ$90 per 4m of tape
Bar coded surveying staff NZ$750
Digital level NZ$700

Area Standards

Calibrate neoprene area standard   NZ$400

Roundness

We also have the expertise to carry out a wide range of non-routine dimensional measurements.

The information in this article was current at 02 Dec 2011

Keywords: Calibration Services

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