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Metrology Theory

 

Metrology theory training seminar: two levels

 

Level 1 - Introduction (Roundness/Surface)

This seminar would be ideal for attendees with little or limited knowledge of metrology theory. 

The information gained would help understand the best practices for characterising a measurement result, accurately and reliably.

Attendee expertise rating: One

Ideal for instrument operators, design engineers and metrology managers. 

Level 2 - Advanced (Roundness/Surface)

A great addition to our basic metrology course, or for those with a previous knowledge of metrology theory. 

The seminar will reinforce the attendee’s current knowledge and will allow them to understand basic measurement uncertainty and reliability.

Attendee expertise rating: Two

Ideal for advanced instrument operators, programmers and metrology managers with experience of using Taylor Hobson instruments. 

Topics covered

  • Overview of measurement parameters and their correct application.
  • Best measurement practice and limitations of measurement.
  • Basic compliance with ISO measurement standards.
  • Result parameters and presentation or results.
  • Data filter types and their correct use for specific applications.
  • Common sources of measurement error.
  • Open discussion of relevant customer applications
  • Surface finish technical drawing terminology and symbols.
  • Bearing area and Rk analysis*.
  • Topographical (3D) surface finish analysis*.
  • Advanced customer application specific analysis*.

 metrology-theory-timetable  

* Topics covered on advanced level seminar only

 

 

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