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  • Overall Rating: 4
  • Price: 4
  • Quality: 4
  • Ease Of Use: 4
  • Usefulness: 3
Unexpansive measuring instrumend – 150mm Plastic Sliding Caliper Reviews

posted by krabat23 on 07/15/2012 Certified Owner

Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:1 week to 1 month

Pros:
Cheap! Made of plastic. Almost no scratch danger (see cons.)
Cons:
There is still some metal used, so there is a risk to scratch sensitive objects while measuring. I don' know how force resistant the calliper is, but I guess it could be simply damaged, when applied to much load. It could be more cheaper on dx.
Other:
A vernier scale would be nice. (I don't know how complicated it is to add some). This would be a great additional feature
Bottomline:
I use for measuring parts on my bike. Since the the calliper is cheap I don't have any problems scratching it or making it dirty.

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