Diameter tape | Article about diameter tape by The Free Dictionary
diameter tape[dī′am·əd·ər ‚tāp]
A tape for measuring the diameter of trees; when wrapped around the circumference of a tree, it reads the diameter directly.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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We measured diameter at a height of 1.4 m with a diameter tape
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Creek walks around the forest to each of his crop trees, ranging from white pine and basswood to oak and maple, with a notebook and a diameter tape
, measuring his "girls."
The trunk diameter including the bark at the level of the contour is obtained with a diameter tape
, and bark thickness is measured on several ridges that touch the tape.