master gage

master gage

[′mas·tər ′gāj]
(design engineering)
A locating device with fixed hole locations or part positions; locates in three dimensions and generally occupies the same space as the part it represents.
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Master Gage and Tool Co., which provides tooling and gaging products, repair and calibration services for manufacturers, has relocated its southeastern operations from Charlotte, N.C.
The new Greenville location allows Master Gage and Tool to provide comprehensive sales, service, training and repair capabilities to organizations across the Southeast, according to a news release.
The KOBA-step Mini master gage monitors the accuracy of CMMs.
Yes, there are collet chucks that you can buy that run off master gages. However, they are designed specifically for one application and that one application only.