ISO 17:1973
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ISO 17:1973
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The best scale will be determined by taking into consideration, in particular, the two following contradictory tendencies: a scale with too wide steps involves a waste of materials and an increase in the cost of manufacture, whereas a too closely spaced scale leads to an increase in the cost of tooling and also in the value of stock inventories. In selecting a scale of numerical values, choose that series having the highest ratio consistent with the desiderata to be satisfied, in the order: R 5, R 10, etc.


General information 

  •  :  Published
     : 1973-04
  •  : 1
     : 3
  •  : ISO/TC 19 Preferred numbers
  •  :
    17.020 Metrology and measurement in general

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