Divider-Measuring Tools used in Engineering Workshop: Divider is used for marking circles, arcs, laying out perpendicular lines, bisecting lines etc. Divider Calipers are used in the process of marking out suitable workpieces.
Explanation of Divider:
- The Points are sharpened so that they act as scriber.
- One leg can then be placed in the dimple or hole created by a center punch and the other leg is pivoted so that it scribes a line on the workpiece surface, thus forming an arc or circle.
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