Australian Calibrating Services (A'sia) Pty Ltd - ACS

Site

New South Wales Laboratory

Accreditation No.

1239

Site No.

910

Date of Accreditation

31 May 1971

Address

23/31 Wentworth Street
Greenacre, NSW 2190
Australia

auscal.com.au

Contact

Mr Anthony Wynn P: +61 1800256838

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Calibration

  • The uncertainty of measurement is reported as an expanded uncertainty having a level of confidence of 95% unless stated otherwise
Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Dimensional metrology - Engineering equipment and precision instruments Depth and height micrometers Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Precision vernier height gauges including compliance to BS 1643

Depth micrometers including  compliance to BS 6468

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
2 μm from 1 to 125 mm
(1.3 +L/180) μm above 125 to 600 mm where L is the indicated depth in mm
Dial gauges Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Including compliance to  AS 2103

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
Dial Gauges
(0.8 + 0.013L) μm where L is the range in mm from 1 mm to 100 mm
Dial Test Indicators
(0.8 + 100R) μm where R is the resolution in mm up to a travel of 1.5mm


Electronic calipers; Vernier calipers Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

 including compliance to AS 1984; BS887; and JIS 7507

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
(10 + 0.025L) μm for indication errors up to 600mm up to 1.5m
(2.8 + 0.042L) μm above 600 to 1500mm
where L is the scale value in mm


Extensometers Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Including compliance to AS 1545

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
(1 + 0.5 L) μm from 0.01 mm to 250 mm where L is the extension in mm

External micrometers Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Up to 1 m including compliance to AS 2102 and BS 870

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
1.8 µm up to 25 mm
2.6 µm above 25 mm to 100 mm
(1.8+0.01L) µm above 100 mm to 1000mm where L = length in mm
 
Feeler gauges Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Including compliance to  AS 1655

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
1.8 µm from 0.04 mm to 5 mm
Internal micrometers Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Up to 1 m including compliance to AS 2101 and BS 959

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
2.5 μm from 25 mm to 150 mm
4 μm above 150 mm to 300 mm
(1.6 + 0.008L) μm above 300 mm to 1000 mm
where L is the length in mm


Micrometer heads Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Including compliance to AS 2328 and BS 1734

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
(0.4+0.6R) μm where R is the resolution in μm
Micrometer setting gauges Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
1 in 105 or 1 μm (whichever is greater) up to 1 000 mm

Precision spirit levels Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Including compliance to  AS 2054

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
2 sec of arc (limited to levels with 10 second divisions)
Squares Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Engineers squares, grades A and B, up to 1 m including compliance to BS 939

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
2.0 μm from 100 mm to 150 mm
2.4 μm  above 150 mm to 200 mm
2.8 μm  above 200 mm to 450 mm
Steel rulers and measuring tapes Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Steel rules including compliance to BS 4372

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
5.4 μm or (3.5+0.007L) μm (whichever is greater) from 0 to 2000mm
where L is the ruler length in mm





Straight edges Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Including compliance to  AS 1003

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
2μm from 50 mm up to 300 mm
3μm above 300 mm up to 500 mm
5 μm above 500 mm up to 1000 mm
8 μm above 1000 mm up to 1500 mm
Surface plates Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Including compliance to AS 1004

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
(3.6 L + 2) μm where L is length of longest side of the surface/table


Vernier height and depth gauges Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Precision vernier height gauges including compliance to  BS 1643

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
2.4 μm from 10 mm to 200mm
( 0.012*L) μm above 200 mm to 1000 mm
L = Displacement in mm
Dimensional metrology - Jigs, fixtures, cutting tools, machine tools, gears, splines and serrations Components and QC standards Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard by differential measurement

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
Linear measurements

5 in 10⁵ or 5 μm (whichever is greater) up to 1 000 mm

Dimensional metrology - Length and angle standards Extensometer calibrators Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

including compliance to AS 1545 and AS 2328

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
(0.51+ 0.5R) µm where R=res in µm
Gauge blocks and accessories Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

including  compliance to  AS 1457, Grades 1 and 2 for metric blocks and BS 4311 Grade 2 only for imperial blocks

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
(0.1um + l/1000) from 0.5mm to 100mm where L = Gauge Block Length in mm
Dimensional metrology - Limit gauges and reference standards Plain ring gauges Length measurements Comparison with a reference standard

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
1 µm from 2 mm to 50 mm.
3 µm above 50 mm to 150 mm

 
Radius gauges Radius Comparison with a reference standard

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
0.02 mm from 0.4 mm to 9 mm
0.03 mm above 9 mm to 20 mm
0.035 mm above 20 mm to 25 mm
Force metrology - Force measuring and testing equipmentincluding on site calibrations Compression and universal machines in compression; Tension and universal machines in tension Force in compression; Force in tension Comparison measurement with reference load cell

Capability

Including on site calibrations
with a Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
Tension and universal machines in tension
Calibration at forces up to 500 kN to Class AA and 3 MN to Class A requirements to AS 2193
0.17% of reading from 0.01N to 1000 kN
0.25% of reading from 1000 kN to 3 MN
Compression and universal machines in compression
Calibration at forces up to 500 kN to Class AA, 4.5 MN to Class A and Class B above 4.5 MN to 10 MN requirements of AS 2193
0.17% of reading from 0.01N to 500 kN
0.25% of reading from 500 kN to 10 MN
Elastic force measuring devices Force in compression; Force in tension Comparison measurement with reference load cell

Calibration of devices such as load measuring rings for soil testing machines in tension 

and compression at forces up to

500 kN to Class AA and 3.3 MN to Class A requirements of AS 2193

500 kN to Class AA and 3.3 MN to Class A requirements of AS 2193

Force metrology - Force standards Force calibrating equipment; Force standards and load cells used as force standards Force in compression; Force in tension Comparison measurement with reference load cell

Calibration at forces up to 500 kN in tension and 2 MN in compression to -

Class 1 requirements of AS 2193 up to 500 kN in tension

Class 1 requirements of AS 2193 up to 500 kN in compression

Class 2 requirements of AS 2193 above 500 kN up to 2 MN in compression

Class 0.5 (up to 500 kN) and Class 1 requirements of ISO 376

500 kN in tension and 2 MN in compression

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
0.03% of reading or 0.14N (whichever is greater)  up to 2 MN

Force metrology - Hardness standards and equipment Hardness standards Rubber hardness Comparison with a reference standard

Rubber hardness tests (I.R.H.D.) on rubber products including liquid limit device

bases including  compliance to AS 1683.15.1 and similar specifications

Force metrology - Hardness standards and equipmentincluding on site calibrations Brinell hardness machines Brinell hardness Comparison with a reference standard

Brinell hardness machines

Partial and complete calibration including compliance to AS 1816 

Brinell hardness machines

from 39.2 N to 29.4 kN

Charpy impact machines Charpy impact Comparison with a reference standard

Charpy impact machines


Partial and complete calibration including compliance to AS 1544

Dead weight rubber hardness testers Rubber hardness Comparison with a reference standard; Direct force and length measurement

Rubber hardness tests (I.R.H.D.) on rubber products including liquid limit device bases for compliance

including compliance to AS 1683.15.1

Rubber hardness Direct force and length measurement

Rubber hardness tests (I.R.H.D.) on rubber products including liquid limit device bases for compliance with AS 1683.15.1 and similar specifications

Indenters; Portable Brinell measuring microscopes Length measurements Direct length measurement

Portable Brinell measuring microscopes

with minimum scale intervals of 0.05 mm

Indenters for hardness machines

Visual examination

Izod impact machines Izod impact Comparison with a reference standard

Partial and complete calibration including compliance to  AS 1544

Resilience testing machines Resilience Comparison with a reference standard

Calibration of rebound pendulum to DIN 53512 and similar specifications

Rockwell hardness machines Rockwell hardness Comparison with a reference standard

Partial and complete calibration, except indenter dimensions and measuring apparatus, 

including compliance to AS 1815

Rockwell superficial hardness machines Rockwell hardness Comparison with a reference standard

Partial and complete calibration except depth measuring device including compliance to AS 2025

Rubber hardness meters (durometers) Rubber hardness Comparison with a reference standard

Including compliance to AS 1683.15.2 and similar specifications

Vickers hardness machines Vickers hardness Comparison with a reference standard

Partial and complete calibration, except indenter dimensions, including compliance to AS 1817 

from 24.5 to 980 N

Vickers low-load hardness machines Vickers hardness Comparison with a reference standard

HV 0.2 to HV 5

Verification of forces  including compliance to AS 1817

9.8 N  to 49 N

Vickers micro-hardness machines Vickers hardness Comparison with a reference standard

less than HV 0.2

Direct verification except indentor dimensions including compliance to  AS 1817

Mass - Determination of mass and calibration of weighing devices Industrial weighing devices; Laboratory weighing devices; Precision laboratory balances Mass Gravimetric measurement against reference mass

Capability

Including on site calibration

With Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
Precision laboratory balances

2 in 106 or 20 μg (whichever is greater);

Industrial balances

1 in 105 or 1 mg (whichever is greater);

Industrial weighing appliances

5 in 105 or 100 mg (whichever is greater)

Pressure metrology - Pressure and vacuum measuring equipmentincluding on site calibrations Pressure control devices; Pressure gauges; Pressure recorders; Pressure transducers; Vacuum gauges Gauge pressure Comparison with dead weight tester; Comparison with reference instrument

Calibration  to MSA test methods 1 and 2

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
0.05% of reading or 0.05 kPa (whichever is greater) from -100 kPa to 70 MPa


On site calibrations

0.46% from -10 kPa to -20 kPa and 10 kPa to 20 kPa

0.23% from -100 kPa to -20 kPa and 20 kPa to 70 MPa


Torque - Torque measuring and testing equipment Torque transducers; Torque wrenches Torque Comparison with a reference standard Transducers to test method CP035a-1

Capability

with Calibration and Measurement Capability of -
0.2% up to 1500 N.m;

0.5% above 1500 N.m up to 18000 N.m



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