How to measure Backlash

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How to measure Backlash

Postby Kristof » 22 Feb 2012, 16:00

I need to measure a backlash on my machine. How to do it?
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Re: How to measure Backlash

Postby Andrej » 22 Feb 2012, 17:46

There are different methods but only with dial indicator you will get correct value.
Dial indicator is must have if you have CNC. You don't need expensive one.
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Re: How to measure Backlash

Postby Kristof » 22 Feb 2012, 18:04

I do have a dial indicator 1-2". But how to measure it?
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Re: How to measure Backlash

Postby Kristof » 22 Feb 2012, 18:33

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