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iGaging Digital Caliper Pass Around

This month we are giving you the opportunity to try an iGaging EZ Cal Digital Caliper 150mm 6" via a pass around. A pass around is a cost-effective way for you to try out a new tool in the comfort of your own workshop and then share your experience of it with other members.

These are the easiest to read calipers that we've seen. Not only are the numbers large at 14mm tall, but the digits are also widely spaced. The 1/10,000" digit at the right side of the display is half-height, so it's legible without being distracting when reading decimal inches.

These calipers have a 150mm (6") capacity and the display reads to 0.01mm, 0.0005" or 1/128" at the press of a button. There's also a handy decimal/fraction conversion chart on the back. Precision ground stainless steel jaws allow precise, repeatable outside, inside, depth, and step measurements. With a quick measuring speed of 120” per second. All iGaging EZ Cal verniers are IP54-splash water, oil and dust resistant and individually serialised.

They are produced from hardened stainless with a precision lapped smooth finish, fitted case and two CR2032 batteries included.

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The iGaging name and brand were built on their amazing quality digital callipers, Peter gives a brief overview of the range and basic functionality:

How a pass around works:
  • We will post the product to the first person on the list via tracked and signed for delivery
  • If you would like to test the calipers, please copy and paste the list of participants into a new message and add your username at the bottom
  • Send a private message to the person before you on the list with your full name, postal address, email address and phone number (most couriers require an email address and phone number for booking purposes)
  • The person before you on the list will send you the product via recorded delivery
  • Try the product for 2-3 days
  • Post a message to say you have finished using the product and will be sending it on
  • Send the product to the person next on the list via tracked and signed for delivery (UK mainland only)
  • Post your review along with any photos onto the forum
  • The last person on the list will send the product back to Wood Workers Workshop via tracked and signed for delivery

To qualify you need to have been a forum member since the 1st August 2020, have posted at least 50 posts and live in the UK mainland.
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I have the Moore & Wright version (I'm pretty sure they're identical to these?) and it's a very good quality caliper for the money in my opinion. The fractional measurements to 1/128" are surprisingly handy.
 

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I have the Moore & Wright version (I'm pretty sure they're identical to these?) and it's a very good quality caliper for the money in my opinion. The fractional measurements to 1/128" are surprisingly handy.
Compared to my cheapie ones, you can just see the quality difference in the jaws.
Mine are used for motorcycle chain adjustment though. I don't think I 'd use these for that!
 

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Great idea, Peter.

If I weren't already given a Mitutoyo one from my last job as a leaving present, I'd have my name down. But I'll be very interested to participate in future pass arounds.
 

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Great idea, Peter.

If I weren't already given a Mitutoyo one from my last job as a leaving present, I'd have my name down. But I'll be very interested to participate in future pass arounds.
The Mitutoyo are top notch calipers so enjoy, if you have any ideas for future pass arounds let me know and I will see what I can workout.

Cheers Peter
 

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I’d be interested but already have vernier’s that do the job


There is plenty on your site that I’d want to try though!
 

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After using some cheap 'n nasty calipers over the years, I noticed the IG's a few months ago.
I am very happy with them and would recommend them highly.
 

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Extremely interested in these, but no need to add to the pass around as to be honest I've no way of properly testing thier tolerances against known standard gauge blocks or whatever they are called so will be watching peoples experiences with interest.

Very good of you Peter to offer this as you've access to stuff we mortals are not :) Would be great to come again to another Open Day next year, lets hope eh?
 

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Extremely interested in these, but no need to add to the pass around as to be honest I've no way of properly testing thier tolerances against known standard gauge blocks or whatever they are called so will be watching peoples experiences with interest.

Very good of you Peter to offer this as you've access to stuff we mortals are not :) Would be great to come again to another Open Day next year, lets hope eh?
Fingers crossed for next July
 
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