Measuring with Calipers

Measuring with Calipers

Updated Jan 21, 2021

 • This lesson identifies common types of calipers used in machining and maintenance work and explains how to properly use them. • Identify each of the following types of calipers and describe their operation and use: – Inside caliper – Outside caliper – Hermaphrodite caliper – Transfer and direct reading calipers – Slide calipers – Vernier calipers – Dial calipers – Digital calipers