PCS Measurement Pty Limited

Site

PCS Measurement Pty Limited

Accreditation No.

2143

Site No.

2136

Date of Accreditation

18 Dec 1986

Address

3 Mangrove Road
Sandgate, NSW 2304
Australia

pcsmeasure.com.au

Contact

Mr Benjamin Dykes P: +61 (02) 49682255

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 Direct measurement against a reference standard

BS 6468

Capability

With calibration and measurement capability of -

(2 + L/250) μm where L is the indicated depth in mm from 0 to 300 mm

Electronic calipers; Vernier calipers Length measurements Direct measurement against a reference standard

AS 1984

JIS B 7507

Capability

With calibration and measurement capability of -

13 μm for linear measurements from 2.5 mm up to 150 mm;
18 μm for linear measurements from 150 mm up to 300 mm;
23 μm for linear measurements from 300 mm up to 600 mm

18 μm in the range 0 mm and up to 1000 mm in accordance with JIS B 7507

Extensometers Length measurements Direct measurement

AS 1545

Capability

With calibration and measurement capability of -

(1.5 + 0.5 L) μm where L is the extension in mm 0 to 25 mm

External micrometers Length measurements Direct measurement against a reference standard

AS 2102

Capability

With calibration and measurement capability of -

1.4 μm for linear measurements up to 25 mm;
(1.4+0.01L) μm where L is the length in mm for linear measurements above 25 mm up to 1000 mm


Feeler gauges Length measurements Direct measurement AS1655

Capability

With calibration and measurement capability of -

3 μm up to 5 mm

Internal micrometers Length measurements Direct measurement against a reference standard

AS 2101

Capability

With calibration and measurement capability of -

2 μm from 12.5 to 100 mm;
3 μm from 100 to 300 mm;
5 μm from 300 to 500 mm;
10 μm from 500 to 1000 mm

Micrometer setting gauges Length measurements Direct measurement against a reference standard BS870

Capability

With calibration and measurement capability of -

2 μm from 0.5 to 100 mm
3 μm from 100 to 300 mm
5 μm from 300 to 500 mm
10 μm from 500 to 1 000 mm

Straight edges Length measurements Direct measurement

AS 1003

Capability

With calibration and measurement capability of -

4.5 μm from 50 mm to 1200 mm

Dimensional metrology - Engineering equipment and precision instrumentsIncluding on site calibrations Dial gauges; Electronic length gauges Length measurements Direct measurement

AS 2103-1978

In house developed method for onsite calibration Work instruction 94

Capability

With calibration and measurement capability of -

1 μm up to 100 mm by AS 2103

For on-site calibrations
1.7 μm in the range 0 mm and up to 50 mm using in house method work instruction 94


Dimensional metrology - Limit gauges and reference standards Parallel screw plug gauges Simple pitch diameter only Comparison with a reference standard by differential measurement

BS 919, AS 3635, AS 1014 and AS 1721


With the exception of setting plugs and check plugs

Screw plug limits and tolerances includes compliance with BS 919-1/07
Specifications for gauges for screw threads of unified form includes compliance with BS 919-3/07
For gauges for screw threads of ISO metric form, includes compliance with AS 3635, AS 1014, and AS 1721 

From 2 mm to 64 mm

Capability

with calibration and measurement capability of -

7 μm from 2 mm to 64 mm

Plain plug gauges; Plain ring gauges Diameter Direct measurement; Direct measurement against a reference standard

Capability

Plain plug gauges

with calibration and measurement capability of -

3 μm  from 2 mm to 50 mm


Plain ring gauges 

with calibration and measurement capability of -

4 μm from 2 mm to 100 mm

Force metrology - Force measuring and testing equipmentIncluding on-site calibrations Compression and universal machines in compression; Elastic force measuring devices; Load cells; Load measuring rings Force in compression Comparison measurement with reference load cell

AS 2193

Capability

Including on-site calibrations

With calibration and measurement capability of -

0.1% of reading from 1 N to 2 MN to Class A requirements of AS 2193

Load cells; Tension and universal machines in tension Force in tension Comparison measurement with reference load cell

AS 2193

Capability

Including on-site calibrations

with calibration and measurement capability of -

0.1% of reading from 1 N to 500 kN to Class A requirements of AS 2193

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

Capability

With calibration and measurement capability of -

0.1 % of reading from 1 N to 50 kN in tension and compression to Class 1 and Class 2 requirements of AS 2193

Force metrology - Hardness standards and equipment Rubber bases; Rubber hardness meters (durometers) Rubber hardness Comparison with a reference standard; Direct force and length measurement

AS 1683.15.2 and ASTM D2240

Capability

With a Calibration and Measurement Capability of - 

Shore A and D durometers for compliance with AS 1683.15.2 and ASTM D2240

0.2% of reading


Testing of rubber bases for liquid limit devices for compliance with AS 1289.3.1.1

0.5% for rubber hardness

0.6% for dimensional measurements

Force metrology - Hardness standards and equipmentIncluding on-site calibrations Brinell hardness machines; Portable Brinell measuring microscopes Brinell hardness Comparison with a reference standard; Direct force and length measurement

 AS 1816 

Capability

Including on-site calibrations

Direct and Indirect verification to AS 1816

From 39.2 N to 29.4 kN

Rockwell hardness machines; Rockwell superficial hardness machines Rockwell hardness Comparison with a reference standard; Direct force and length measurement

AS 1815

Capability

Including on-site calibrations
Direct and Indirect verification excluding indenter dimensions and measuring apparatus to AS 1815
Vickers hardness machines; Vickers micro-hardness machines Vickers hardness Comparison with a reference standard; Direct force and length measurement

 AS 1817 

Capability

Direct and Indirect verification to AS 1817 excluding indenter dimensions
Vickers micro-hardness machines (less than HV 0.2)

Including on-site calibrations

from 24.5 N to 980 N

Mass - Determination of mass and calibration of weighing devices Industrial mass standards; Mass standards Mass Direct measurement; Gravimetric measurement against reference mass

Capability

with calibration and measurement capability of -

Mass standards by gravimetric measurement against a reference mass

30 μg from 10 mg up to 2 g

2 in 106 or 30 μg (whichever is greater) above 2 g to 200 g;
6 in 106 or 10 mg (whichever is greater) from 500 g to 10 kg;
1 in 105 from 10 kg to 30 kg;


Industrial mass standards by direct measurement using a reference load cell
0.1% from 30 kg to 20 t

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

Capability

Including on site calibrations

With Calibration and Measurement Capability of-

Precision laboratory balances

2 in 106 or 20 μg (whichever is greater) from 10 mg to 200 g

Industrial balances

5 in 106 from 200 g to 5 kg;
1 in 105 above 5 kg to 30 kg;

Industrial weighing appliances

1 in 104 from 30 kg to 2 t

Temperature metrology - Temperature measuring equipmentIncluding on-site calibrations Digital temperature measuring systems Temperature Measurement against reference standard

Capability

Including on-site calibrations

With calibration and measurement capability of -

1.1 °C from -20 °C to 100 °C

1.4 °C from 100 °C to 300 °C

2.1 °C from 300 °C to 600 °C

Temperature metrology - Verification of controlled enclosuresincluding on-site calibrations Baths; Furnaces; Ovens Temperature Direct temperature measurement

AS 2853-1986

Capability

Including on-site calibrations

With calibration and measurement capability of - 

1.2 °C from 0 °C to 140 °C

3.8 °C from 140 to 1000 °C

Time and frequency metrology - Frequency, time and waveform measuring equipment Tachometers Rotational speed Direct measurement

Capability

With calibration and measurement capability of -

1.5 rpm from 100 to 10000 rpm

Torque - Torque measuring and testing equipment Torque gauges; Torque transducers; Torque wrenches Torque Comparison with a reference standard; Gravimetric measurement with reference beam

Torque wrenches, clockwise and anti-clockwise at torques

Calibration of torque wrenches to ISO 6789-2

Capability

With calibration and measurement capability of -

Torque wrenches

0.34% from 1 N.m to 22 N.m (2 to 200 lbf.in)

0.12% above 22 N.m to 678 N.m (16 to 500 lbf.ft)

0.77% above 678 N.m to 1500 N.m (500 to 1106 lbf.ft)

Torque transducers and Analogue torque meters

0.4 % from 2.7 Nm to 4067 N.m (2 to 3000 lbf.ft) 

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