About Thickness Gauges
- Applications & Selection Criterias
Thickness Gauges are used for measuring the thickness of leather, textiles, cardboard, felt, rubber, sheet metal, foil, plywood, plastic part of all kinds, etc.
Depending on the application, the following points are important for selecting the best model:
- Max. resolution
- Measuring range
- Depth of jaw
- Shape of feelers
- Measuring principle
The aluminium housing is lightweight and rugged.
It can be easily zeroed by turning the outer knurled ring of the scale.
Specified Test Report with calibration report can be made only for the dial gauge for an extra charge.
- Measuring Principles
Opening by lifting wheel – self closing
Opening by lifting device (lever) – self closing
Measuring by manual pressure by plunger:
spring force – self opening
- Feeler Shapes & Applications
a+b: for rubber, felt*, soft materials*, non wovens*, etc.
c+f: for soft leather, cardboard, paper, foils, etc.
d: for hard leather, plywood, fiberboard, etc.
e: for sheet metal, etc.
g: for sheet metal, etc.
h: for hard leather, plywood, fiberboard, etc.
*meets no DIN EN ISO standards