The Importance of Torque Control

March 13, 2017 12:00:00

What happens when torque is not applied properly. Do you even know if your wrenches are capable of applying the correct torque? This blog explains over and under torquing as well as something called back torquing. Back torquing is when you have no idea that a particular wrench is applying a torque in the opposite direction, resulting in inaccurate torque values being applied to the fastener.

Load Cell Creep

March 07, 2017 12:00:00

Load Cell Creep is the change in load cell signal occurring with time while under load. This post discusses the three common load cell creep definitions with some humor. Morehouse sell good load cells that have very low creep.

3 Rules to Reduce Your Measurement Risk

February 14, 2017 12:00:00

The right requirements, equipment, and requirements are essential to lowering your measurement risk. This blog explains all three requirements in great detail.

Measurement Risk - What you need to know about your calibration provider. You may not be getting what you really need!

January 31, 2017 12:00:00

Have you ever heard the term measurement risk? It is a real term that may make the difference from a $ 500 loss to hundreds of thousands, or hundreds of millions in losses. When things work, no one really thinks about risk, when they do not, everyone is to blame. This article examines what measurement risk is and why you should care about it.

Does resolution need be in an uncertainty budget?

January 24, 2017 12:00:00

There’s a question I’ve heard asked more often than it should be: "How should I treat measurement uncertainty contributed by the resolution of a device?"

The proper way to express torque units is lbf·ft or N·m.

January 01, 2017 12:00:00

Morehouse will make an effort to educate the masses on the proper way to express torque units.

Confidence in Your Results Starts with Morehouse Accurate Load Cell Calibration Service

December 31, 2016 12:00:00

We guarantee an exceptional customer experience, and will not compromise when it comes to providing you with the best possible calibration service. Discover the benefits of using a results oriented calibration provider by calling Morehouse today.

Recommendations for Specifying ASTM E74 Calibration Services

December 20, 2016 12:00:00

This document is intended to help properly specify what you may need for ISO/IEC 17025 accredited ASTM E74 calibrations to ensure you are getting exactly what you need

Calibration Intervals - When is it time to recalibrate?

December 12, 2016 12:00:00

Since I became involved in the calibration industry in 1972, calibration interval has been a common topic of interest and confusion. I was asked to write an article for the newsletter & blog, and after some thought, I determined there was no need. Many people have published excellent content on the subject:

The 3 Key Changes to ISO 9001 Compliance and What this Means for Force and Torque Instrumentation

December 01, 2016 12:00:00

The 3 Key Changes to ISO 9001 Compliance and What this Means for Force and Torque Instrumentation