Digital Vernier Caliper

Digital Vernier Caliper is upgrading version of Analog Vernier Caliper, which is a widely used linear measurement instrument with a least count of 0.01 mm, more accurate than Analog.

This Digital type of vernier is similar to Analog Vernier Caliper Instead Dimension output in Digital Manner that is more convinces than analog type.

digital vernier mitutoyo

It also consists of two types of scale –

The main scale and the Digital display that can slide along the main scale. Two types of measurement we can do, the first one is through external jaw (that measure external dimensions like shaft) and another one is internal jaw (measure internal dimensions like hole).

External jaw can be divided by three part i.e Top, middle, bottom

Ensure vernier is set to zero before use by ‘Zero Setting switch’

It also consists a depth bar for depth measurement.

digital vernier caliper parts gauge how

Digital Vernier caliper is made of either stainless steel or tool steel, depending on nature and application.

Digital Vernier Caliper is more accurate, reliable and subjected to less maintains criteria but costly than Analog type Vernier caliper. Follows some term given to help you to find you need this instrument or not?

Subscribe for stay updated for New Post


The accuracy of Digital Vernier caliper is +/- 0.02 mm which is more accurate and precise than Vernier caliper. You can choose Digital Vernier Caliper, if cost does not matter.

Digital Vernier caliper follow national or international measurement standard of measuring units are mm and inch.

Subscribe our YouTube Channel for stay updated.

The cost of Digital Vernier Caliper is a little bit higher than the analog type. If we think cost related to accuracy, that is fair enough. Cost may vary brands to brands, usually depend upon the quality of material used. Some most famous Brands which are known for their quality promise available in a market like Mitutoyo, Baker etc.

Get Free Courses of Engineering Metrology