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What is an RTD?

An RTD — or resistance temperature detector — is a preferred tool for measuring temperatures....

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What is a Process Calibrator?

Process calibrators are an essential tool for technicians. They are a familiar instrument for...

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What is a Loop Calibrator?

At Alliance Calibration, we deal with all kinds of calibrators, from dimensional calibration to...

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Why are calibrations performed at 68ºF?

A calibration lab is all about the details, from the equipment to the temperature. All labs need...

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What Is A Surface Plate?

When it comes to something like mechanical engineering, there’s just no room for error. You need...

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Calibration and FDA 483 Letters in 2020

Background

In the event of a violation of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, depending on...

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What is the difference between a Feeler Gage and a Radius Gage?

Most people know that gages are devices used to provide precise measurements. These are...

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What is traceable to NIST standards?

We recently received this request:

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Calibration Due Dates: Is Your Auditor Wrong?

As an ISO17025 accredited calibration laboratory we often receive flow down questions from our...

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What Does The Red Calibration Sticker Mean?

Calibration is complete and you received your measurement & test equipment and are ready to...

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