Metrology & Inspection Techniques

Course Number: 
MEC 1060
Semester: 
Fall
Subject: 
Mechanical Engineering Technology (MEC)
Credits 
3.00

This course provides the student with the fundamental concepts of modern dimensional metrology and related inspection techniques. Topics covered include the language and system of measurement; tolerances; metrology; statistics of metrology; measurement with graduated scales and scaled instruments; Vernier instruments; micrometer instruments; the development and use of gage blocks; measurement by comparison and high-amplitude comparators; pneumatic measurement; and calibration.

2 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week