New Electronic Digital Micrometer Offers Long Battery Life

Press Release Summary:

  • No. 733.1 outside micrometers are available in a 0-1" model, up to 24" and in 0-6" and 0-12" sets of individual micrometers.
  • Includes an IP67 level of protection on sizes 0 - 4"
  • Withstands the harshest shop elements including coolant, water, chips, dust and dirt while retaining tool integrity

Original Press Release:

Starrett Introduces Newly Designed Electronic Digital Micrometers

New Line of Micrometers are Easy to Use, have Enhanced Features and Performance, Competitively Priced.

Athol, MA U.S.A. (August 4, 2020) - The L.S. Starrett Company, a leading global manufacturer of precision hand tools and gages, metrology systems and more, has introduced more than 100 Electronic Digital Micrometers with new features for improved ergonomics, functionality and productivity. The new Electronic Micrometers range from the No. 733.1 Outside Micrometers to a wide array of application-specific models.

To withstand the harshest shop elements including coolant, water, chips, dust and dirt while retaining tool integrity, the new micrometers include an IP67 level of protection on sizes 0 - 4"

(0 - 100mm) and on various application-specific models. A modern, ergonomic, insulated frame design on the new No. 733.1 0-1" outside micrometer is designed for comfort and ease of use, providing an optimal user measuring experience. In addition, the new Electronic Micrometers offer upgraded electronics, a longer battery life, an advanced locking mechanism and a large, easy to read LCD display. Industry 4.0 ready, Starrett Electronic Micrometers are equipped with RS232 output, ideal for use with data collection systems such as Starrett DataSure®.

"We are very pleased to offer our newly designed Electronic Micrometers that preserve many of the precision quality features our micrometers are well known for, with added functionality, ergonomics and efficiency, and new competitive pricing. Starrett Electronic Micrometers guarantee a precise measurement at every position each and every time.” said Tim Cucchi, Precision Hand Tools Product Manager at Starrett.

The Starrett 733.1 Electronic Micrometers are available in a 0-1" (25mm) model, up to 24" (600mm) and in 0-6" (152mm) and 0-12" (304 mm) sets of individual micrometers. Starrett Electronic Micrometers are accurate to +/- .0001" (.002mm) with a resolution of .00005" (0.001mm). Micrometers have a knurled and graduated satin chrome finish thimble, and are offered with carbide measuring faces or with 52100 steel measuring faces on some application-specific models.

About The L.S. Starrett Company

Founded in 1880 and headquartered in Athol, MA U.S.A., The L.S. Starrett Company is a leading global manufacturer of precision measuring tools and gages, optical comparators and vision systems and force and hardness testing solutions. Starrett also manufactures laser measurement systems, custom engineered granite solutions, custom gaging, band saw blades, power tool accessory saw blades, workshop tools and jobsite tools. The Starrett brand is recognized throughout the world for exceptional quality and precision. Skilled personnel, superior products, manufacturing expertise, innovation and excellent service and support have earned Starrett its reputation as the "World's Greatest Toolmakers". Starrett has over 1,600 employees worldwide and annual sales exceeding $200 million. The company has six manufacturing locations in the U.S.A., including facilities in Massachusetts, North Carolina, Georgia, Ohio, Minnesota and California. Starrett also has three international manufacturing facilities. Plants are located in Brazil, Scotland and China, in addition to distribution centers and offices located worldwide. The L.S. Starrett Company is publicly traded on the NYSE, symbol SCX.

For more information contact The L.S. Starrett Company, 121 Crescent Street, Athol, MA 01331 U.S.A. 

Telephone: (978) 249-3551, Fax: (978) 249-8495, email:, internet: (

Editorial Contact:
Michael McCue
McCue & Associates LLC

Company Contact:
Tim Cucchi
The L.S. Starrett Company

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