Question: I have a question regarding how to handle calibrations for tape measures. The tapes are being used for everything from set-up to verifying product conformity, and there has been some discussion regarding how to do this in house. Do you have a procedure/tips about how other facilities handle this? I am in the process of reviewing our procedure for measuring and monitoring devices and would like to prohibit the use of personally owned gauges for verifying product conformity. For now we are just looking to be ISO 9001:2008 compliant, but could be headed to more stringent requirements for automotive, nuclear, and/or military as our quality system grows. Thank you very much! – Kirsty Creamer, Quality Manager at Thurston Machine Answer: In part, the answer to this question depends on the tolerances used in the manufacturing process. As you look at the end tab on a typical tape measure, you … continue reading …Continue Reading...
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