BS 6468:2008 - Specification for depth micrometers – BSI British Standards

BS 6468:2008

Specification for depth micrometers

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : November 2008



BS 6468:2008 Specification for depth micrometers

BS 6468:2008  specifies requirements for spindle type S and rod type R depth micrometers with a micrometer traverse of 25 mm or 1 in, covering measuring capacities from 0 to 300 mm, or 1 in to 12 in.

BS 6468 gives normative references  and terms and definitions. Design features, accuracy, amd marking are also specified.

Annexes specifying methods of test and giving advice on use are also provided.

BS 6468:2008 supersedes BS 6468:1984, which is withdrawn.

Standard NumberBS 6468:2008
TitleSpecification for depth micrometers
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date30 November 2008
Confirm Date01 May 2018
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)BS 817
Informative References(Provided for Information)BS 870, BS 1734, BS 2795, BS 959, BS EN ISO 3650
ReplacesBS 6468:1984
Draft Superseded By08/30177718 DC
DescriptorsDepth gauges (mechanical engineering), Tolerances (measurement), Marking, Linear measuring instruments, Micrometers, Depth measurement, Accuracy, Design
Title in FrenchJauges micrométriques de profondeur. Spécifications
Title in GermanTiefenmessschrauben
ISBN978 0 580 61996 0
File Size89 KB

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