Monthly Archives: February 2017

Measuring the Future with High-Tech Metrology Equipment

Recent investments in high-level metrology equipment at Birmingham-based GB Precision mean customers in demanding industry sectors, such as aerospace and motorsport, can be assured of receiving components offering pinpoint dimensional accuracy and geometric conformance. Uncompromising quality is the ethos at GB Precision, a progressive engineering company with a continuous improvement strategy that is continually reviewed and developed. For instance, the recently refurbished metrology laboratory at this specialist in complex tooling solutions and machined parts houses a wealth of measurement and inspection technology that make it the envy of other toolrooms and machine shops. Taking center stage are two Mitutoyo coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) providing a measuring volume of up to 700 x 1000 x 600 mm. These CRYSTA Apex 7106 and BHN-710 models feature full CNC control, scanning capability, indexing probes and probe changing racks for...

Dial Test Indicators – Mitutoyo

Enhanced Durability, Sensitivity and Readability

Choice of dial position
Four models are available, each with a different orientation of the dial to allow the best visibility in any situation.

  • Horizontal (standard model) – dial is on top of the frame.
  • Vertical: dial is on the end of the frame.
  • Horizontal (20° tilted face): dial is on top of the frame but tilted 20°.
  • Parallel: dial is on the side of the frame.

For more information, view our Dial Test Indicators PDF or find your local distributor.

Notification of Passing

Notification of Passing

It is with regret that we inform you that Toshihide Numata (Advisor to Mitutoyo Corporation and Chairman of BUKKYO DENDO KYOKAI Society for the Promotion of Buddhism) passed away on February 16, 2017, due to illness. We would like to extend our thanks for your kindness during his lifetime. A wake and private funeral have already been held by close family members and friends. A formal funeral will be held on March 30 at Tsukiji Hongwanji (hosted jointly by Mitutoyo and BUKKYO DENDO KYOKAI Society for the Promotion of Buddhism). We will make a separate announcement once the details have been finalized. Click here for more information....