standard gauge bars

Made:
1869 to 1897 in Manchester
maker:
Joseph Whitworth and Company Limited

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Whitworth standard gauges for checking and adjusting wire gauges, based on the Whitworth proposed standard wire gauge; range 0.1-0.01 inches.

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Category:
Industrial Metrology
Object Number:
1981-252
type:
standard gauge bars
credit:
On loan from the Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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