BS 1044-1:2008 - Specification for gauge blanks. Plug, ring and calliper gauges – BSI British Standards

BS 1044-1:2008

Specification for gauge blanks. Plug, ring and calliper gauges

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : November 2008



BS 1044-1:2008 Specification for gauge blanks. Plug, ring and calliper gauges

BS 1044-1:2008  specifies requirements for gauge blanks or plug, ring and calliper gauges.

Those features of design necessary to ensure interchangeability are specified in some detail, while general information on other features is included for guidance in the manufacture of these gauges.

BS 1044-1 specifies:

  • general requirements for the manufacture of gauges
  • plain and screw plug gauges and setting plugs
  • solid plain and screw ring gauges and solid plain gap gauges
  • adjustable screw ring gauges.

Annexes specify types of gauges and make recommendations for adjustable plain and screw calliper gauges.

Tolerances for the plain limit gauges and screw thread gauges are specified in BS 969 and BS 919, respectively.

BS 1044-1:2008 supersedes BS 1044-1:1964, which is withdrawn.


Standard NumberBS 1044-1:2008
TitleSpecification for gauge blanks. Plug, ring and calliper gauges
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date30 November 2008
Confirm Date01 May 2018
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)BS 122
ReplacesBS 1044-1:1964
Amended ByCorrigendum, October 2009
DescriptorsGap gauges, Setting gauges, Handles (tools), Threads, Blanks, Plug gauges, Plain gauges, Thread gauges, Calipers (instruments), Linear measuring instruments, Ring gauges, Dimensions
Title in FrenchBruts de calibres. Specifications. Calibres a tampon, a bague et a machoires
Title in GermanMessinstrumentenrohlinge. Spezifikation. Messdorne, Ringlehren und Rachenlehren
ISBN978 0 580 68742 6
File Size780 KB

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