PRECISION MEASURING INSTRUMENTSSUBCOURSE OD1401EDITION 9Unites States Army Combined Arms Support Command Fort Lee, VA 23801-18095 CREDIT HOURS NEW: 1989GENERAL
The purpose of this subcourse is to introduce the care and use of threeprecision measuring instruments: the vernier caliper, the outsidemicrometer, and the depth micrometer. The proper care, storage, andhandling of these instruments will be discussed. The student will learn tointerpret readings on and take measurements with the instruments.Five credit hours are awarded for successful completion of this subcourse.Upon completion of this subcourse, the student will be able to:TASK: Care for, interpret readings, and take measurements with a verniercaliper, an outside micrometer, and a depth micrometer.CONDITIONS: The student will complete the subcourse and examination in aself-study environment, given the subcourse booklet. After successfulcompletion of the examination, the student should be able to perform thetask, given TM 9-243.