Listed below are some technical specification documents and articles that relate to our feeler gauge sets and measurements. This section is educational and intended to add insight to technical specifications, industry standards, and point out common misconceptions, Check back often since we will be updating this section on a regular basis.
FEELER GAGE ACCUMULATION AND TOLERANCE STACK-UPS
When multiple feeler gages are added together to achieve a thicker measuring tool, a condition called “tolerance stack up” can occur causing the total thickness of all feeler gages to be very different than the sum of their individual thicknesses. >> Read More >>
DECIMALS AND MEASUREMENT NOMENCLATURE
Four and five tenths…Four and fifty-six hundredths…Four and five hundred sixty-seven thousandths??? Ever get confused by decimal measurements as they are named? This handy reference should help. >> Read More >>