Measuring Instruments and Their Properties

  • Semyon G. Rabinovich


Measuring instruments are the technical objects that are specially developed for the purpose of measuring specific quantities. A general property of measuring instruments is that their accuracy is known. Measuring instruments are divided into material measures, measuring transducers, indicating instruments, recording instruments, and measuring systems.


Additional Error Primary Standard Metrological Characteristic Accuracy Class Secondary Standard 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Semyon G. Rabinovich
    • 1
  1. 1.Cleveland HtsUSA

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