micrometer caliper

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Noun1.Micrometer caliper - caliper for measuring small distancesmicrometer caliper - caliper for measuring small distances
caliper, calliper - an instrument for measuring the distance between two points (often used in the plural)
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In one sense, Brown & Sharpe has returned to its metrology roots of the mid-19th century when the company introduced and manufactured the vernier caliper (1851) and the micrometer caliper (1868) and began its 100-year-plus foray into manufacturing machine tools such as grinders, milling machines, and automatic screw machines, still referred to affectionately as Brown & Sharpes in shops around the world.
The converters' waveguide flanges can be precisely and reproducibly positioned using the micrometer calipers of the MPI MP80 MicroPositioners.