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Calibration

Definition of Calibration:

The comparison of instrument performance to a standard of known accuracy. It may simply involve this determination of deviation from nominal or include correction (adjustment) to minimize the errors. Properly calibrated equipment provides confidence that your products/services meet their specifications.

Calibration:

  • Increases production yields
  • Optimizes resources
  • Assures consistency
  • Ensures measurements (and perhaps products) are compatible with those made elsewhere.
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