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About Dial Indicators

You have machine that will not run because there is something off in the measurements of the fabrication that keeps it from running properly. You have checked every single measurement that you can with normal tools and visual inspection, but now you need the help of a dial indicator. A dial indicator has a circular gauge on top of the device that reflects the measurements it takes. With these measurements you can tell if there is a dip or unleveled spot on a visually flat surface for example. Dial test indicators come in a mix of colors and sizes, letting you find something that you can read easily in whatever setting you are working in. Starrett dial indicators have been around for many decades. The company actually opened its doors in 1880 to produce combination squares. These indicators not only serve a purpose, but offer collectability options as well. No matter what type of project you are working on or need a test for, the reliable sellers on eBay offer a wide range of products to choose from.