Press Release Summary:
Handheld Model 40 EX flat anvil micrometer can measure to within 0.000050 in. It provides direct readings on built-in display, has English/metric switchable units, and has electronic or RS232 outputs for data recorders and other electronic equipment. Micrometer has ratchet hand drive, spindle lock, and spindle screw with 0.040 in. pitch for fast closing action. Four models are available for measuring up to 4 in. parts.
Original Press Release:
New Mahr Federal 40 EX Digital Micrometer Offers Affordable Performance
PROVIDENCE, RI -- The new 40 EX Digital Micrometer from Mahr Federal is an affordable precision measurement hand tool with electronic features and performance comparable to more expensive competitive models. It provides all the advantages of a digital instrument, including direct reading, high resolution, English/metric switchable units, and electronic outputs to data recorders and other electronic equipment.
The 40 EX can measure to within .000050"/0.001mm. The flat anvil micrometer is equipped with a ratchet hand drive and spindle lock. The spindle screw has a .040" pitch which provides fast closing action with excellent measurement repeatability. Four models are available for measuring up to 4"/100mm parts.
The digital micrometer can be "zeroed" anywhere within the range of the barrel, or used with a pre-set so that the tool will provide comparative readings. The exclusive Mahr Connect feature allows users to select their preferred electronic output-RS232 or Digimatic-with the appropriate cable. The 40 EX Digital Micrometer costs less than $180.
Mahr Federal, a member of the Mahr Group, is known worldwide for its expertise in providing dimensional measurement solutions. The ISO 9001-certified company manufactures and markets a wide variety of dimensional metrology products, and is headquartered in Providence, RI.