Measurement Fundamentals
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WARNING: Machine tools present a safety hazard. Improper operation can result in severe injury. These topics are for non-laboratory study only and are not to be used in conjunction with the operation of any tool or machine described herein. Never use a machine tool without the supervision of a qualified instructor.
1: What is Measurement? Linear and angular measuring explained.

2: Systems of Measurement The inch and metric systems and their usefulness

3: Inch Metric Conversions

4: Why Use Inches? A real reason to use and understand the inch system

5: Using Fractions of an Inch How fractions are used in industry and the effect small fractions have on reading a scale.

6: The Machinist's Inch The unique language of the machine shop

label: linear, angular, measurement, systems, inch, metric, convert, fractions, machinist inch