AIPD SUBCOURSE NUMBER SM0486
MECHANICAL/ELECTROMECHANICAL MEASUREMENT PRINCIPLES
EXERCISES FOR LESSON 5
Which unit is the metric standard of mass?
How are class S and S-1 weights adjusted for an in tolerance condition?
By removing knobs and adding or removing small-filings or shots
By using a Taring Device
Replace out of tolerance weight
Which material is preferred, in regard to stability, for use in large mass
What is the purpose of the Taring Device?
It permits setting the balance readout to zero
It's used as a counterbalance
It's used to hang weights
It's used to store weights
In the calibration program what is meant by Sensitivity of a Balance?
The detectable sensitivity
The rest point of the indicator
When the pointer indicates zero
The amount of weight required to change the rest point of the balance