ERIC Number: ED096447
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: N/A
Micrometer Instruments, Aviation Quality Control 1: 9225.02.
Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.
Second in a series of five, the course consists of the history and principles of the micrometer. The student must have mastered the skills offered in Introduction to Measurement and the Use of Scaled Instruments--9225.01. Techniques in reading and using the micrometer, checking, adjusting, and calibrating the micrometer are topics covered. Extensive lab work and practice will be included to make the student proficient and accurate in its use. The guide outlines 10 instructional blocks totaling 135 hours: (1) history of measurement with the micrometer, (2) the parts of a micrometer, (3) the principle of measurement with a micrometer, (4) techniques of reading the micrometer scales, (5) techniques in using the micrometer, (6) how to adjust and calibrate the micrometer, (7) types and styles of micrometers, (8) application of special purpose micrometers, (9) accessories used with micrometers, and (10) posttest. Adequate laboratory time, actual experience on aircraft and other equipment, and audiovisual aids are provided. Textbooks and manuals are listed along with other references in the bibliography. A posttest sample concludes the document. (MW)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.