PAGE 39 — COMPAC DIAL BORE GAGE

Favicon for Long Island Indicator Service

Long Island Indicator Service

PROFESSIONAL REPAIRS & SALES IN THE U.S.A. SINCE 1959

"We are open for business and prepared to repair your gages. Find out how. Thank you for your support."

Roy Meyer and team


Compac Dial Bore Gage

Made entirely in Switzerland and formerly also sold under the name Interapid, Alina, or SPI. These gages have been discontinued. Depending on the damage, they can sometimes still be repaired. Small supplies of extensions and contact points may be available.

Important calibration information

Compac and Interapid bore gages measure by comparison and therefore must be calibrated before use by means of one of the following:

  • reference ring gage
  • fork for slip gages
  • masterpiece
  • gap gage
  • micrometer

To calibrate the bore gage, proceed as follows:

  1. Push the button in order to withdraw the movable contact and insert the measuring probes into the reference gage.
  2. Seek the return point by oscillating the probe.
  3. Turn the dial until the return point of the hand corresponds to the actual dimension of the ring gage.
  4. Fasten bezel clamp screw.
  5. Set the tolerance markers. The instrument is ready for use.
Image

Compac model IA2A-IAP555A shown above, along with 2 of the contacts and extensions.


Image

Caution if buying from Amazon: their product images sometimes do not match the product description. Read carefully!

Companion Reference Guide for Test Indicators
$15.00 Now available at Amazon.com

Disclosure: some of the links on this website may direct you to Amazon. Any purchases you make from those links will result in a commission for us. That commission helps to pay for the construction and upkeep of this web site. We are grateful for any purchases you make through those links.

© 2021 Long Island Indicator Service Contact Us