Engineering Workshop

Surface Plate used in Fitting-Engineering Workshop

Surface Plate used in Fitting-Engineering Workshop:The Surface plate is used for testing the flatness of a w/p.It is also used for Precision inspection, marking out layout and tooling setup.Surface plate is a common tool used in industry and are often permanently attached to robotic-type inspection devices such as a coordinate-measuring machine. 

Surface Plate used in Fitting-Engineering Workshop
Surface Plate used in Fitting-Engineering Workshop

Accessories used along with Surface Plate:

The surface plate is used in conjunction with accessories such as a 

  • Dial indicator
  • sine bar
  • angle plate
  • straight edge
  • square
  • parallels,
  • sine plate
  • gauge blocks
  • height gauge etc.

Precision:

  • It is more precise than the marking table.

Material of Surface Plate:

  • The surface plate is made up of Cast Iron(C.I.) or hardened steel or Granite stone.

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