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Australian Calibrating Services - NATA Accreditation

1.01 Limit gauges

   .01 Plain plug gauges

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1 μm for sizes up to 50 mm;
3 μm for sizes from 50 to 250 mm

   .02 Plain ring gauges

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
2 μm for sizes from 2 to 50 mm;
3 μm for sizes from 50 to 200 mm

   .11 Parallel screw plug gauges

Simple pitch diameter and major diameter only

   .99 Other limit gauges

Radius gauges

 

1.02 Jigs, fixtures, cutting tools and components

Linear measurements up to 1200 mm

   .01 Jigs and fixtures

   .11 Cutting Tools

   .21 Components

 

1.03 Engineering metrology equipment

   .01 Surface plates

For compliance with AS 1004 excluding clause 3.4 rigidity

   .03 Straightedges

For compliance with AS 1003 and AS B72

   .04 Squares

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

   .06 Bevel protractors

Mechanical and Optical types for compliance with AS B139

   .08 Precision spirit levels

For compliance with AS 2054
limited to a sensitivity of 10 seconds of arc
with a least uncertainty of measurement of 2 second of arc.

   .16 Eccentric mandrels

   .21 Micrometer heads

For compliance with AS 2328 and BS 1734

   .22 External micrometers

Up to 1200 mm
Up to 500mm for compliance with AS 2102 and similar standards
Above 500 mm up to 1200 mm to ACS Proc CP 001
with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1.8 μm for linear measurements up to 25 mm
2.6 μm for linear measurements above 25 mm to 100 mm
(1.8+0.01L) μm where L is the length in mm for linear measurements
above 100 mm to 1200 mm

   .23 Internal micrometers

Internal and stick micrometers up to 1 m for compliance with
AS 2101 and similar standards
with least uncertainties of measurement of -
2.5 μm for linear measurements from 25 mm up to 150 mm
4 μm for linear measurements above 150 mm up to 300 mm
(1.5 + 0.008L) μm for linear measurements above 300 mm up to 900 mm
where L is the length in mm.

   .24 Depth micrometers

Depth micrometers and height micrometers

   .25 Electronic indicators, dial gauges and test indicators

For compliance with AS 2103

   .26 Bore gauges

   .27 Electronic and vernier callipers

Up to 1.5m including compliance with AS 1984; BS887; and JIS 7507
with least uncertainties of measurement of -
(10 + 0.025L) μm for indication errors where L is the scale value in mm

   .28 Electronic and vernier height and depth gauges

For compliance with AS B138 and BS 1643

   .29 Feeler gauges

For compliance with AS 1655

   .30 Extensometers

Calibration to AS 1545 with a least uncertainty of measurement of –

(1+0.5L) μm where L is the extension in mm

   .31 Steel rules and measuring tapes

Steel rules up to 2 m
Retractable steel pocket rules to AS 1290.4 up to 10 m

Tapes up to 30m

Pi tapes up to 30m

   .32 Micrometer setting gauges

Up to 1200 mm

1.07 Hardness of metal products

Brinell hardness tests in the range 9.8 to 29.4 kN;
Rockwell hardness tests using A, B, C, E, F, G, H, K, N, T scales;
Vickers hardness tests in the range 9.8 to 980 N

 

1.08 Length and angle standards

   .04 Gauge blocks and accessories

Calibration up to 100mm

For compliance with AS 1457, Grades 1 and 2 for metric blocks and BS 4311

Grade 2 only for imperial blocks

   .10 Precision graticules

with a minimum scale separation of 0.01 mm
and a least uncertainty of measurement of 1.5 μm

   .11 Precision linear scales

up to 500 mm with a least uncertainty of measurement of 2 μm

 

1.09 Precision instruments

   .38 Dial gauge calibrators

   .39 Extensometer calibrators

 

1.11 Masses

   .01 Mass standards

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.4 mg up to 100 g;
20 mg from 100 g to 2 kg;
130 mg from 2 to 20 kg

   .03 Determination of mass

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.4 mg up to 100 g;
20 mg from 100 g to 2 kg;
130 mg from 2 to 20 kg

 

1.12 Weighing devices

   .01 Precision laboratory balances

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
2 in 106 or 20 μg (whichever is greater) up to 200 g

   .02 Industrial balances

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1 in 105 or 1 mg (whichever is greater) up to 30 kg

   .03 Industrial weighing appliances

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
5 in 105 or 100 mg (whichever is greater) up to 4000 kg

 

1.20 Pressure and vacuum measuring devices

Gauge pressure calibration
with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.05% of reading or 0.05 kPa (whichever is greater) from 100 kPa to 70 MPa
0.23% of reading from - 100 kPa to - 20 kPa and 20 kPa to 100 kPa
0.46% of reading from - 20 kPa to 20 kPa
On-site calibration of industrial gauges and industrial pressure transducers
with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.23% from -100 to - 20 kPa and 20 kPa to 70 MPa
0.46% from - 20 kPa to 20 kPa

   .01 Pressure gauges

Including test gauges as defined in AS 1349

   .02 Vacuum gauges (bourdon tube)

Including test gauges as defined in AS 1349

   .11 Pressure transducers

Self-indicating types and transducers with voltage, current and frequency outputs

   .13 Pressure recorders

   .31 Pressure control devices

Operating pressure tests on pressure switches

 

1.23 Force measuring devices

   .01 Calibrating devices

Calibration at forces up to 500kN in tension and 2 MN in compression to-Class 1 requirements of AS 2193 up to 500kN in tension

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

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

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

Devices including electrical force cells up to 10 kN to Class 0 requirements of AS 2193, ISO 376 and ASTM E74

   .02 Elastic force measuring devices

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
up to 3.3 MN to class A requirements of AS 2193
Electronic load cells and hydrostatic weighing units including those in
batching plants and aircraft weighing kits

   .04 Load cells

Including devices used in pre and post-stressing jacks and jacking systems used for stressing tendons in concrete up to 10 MN in compression and 3.3 MN in tension to Class A requirements of AS 2193

 

1.25 Torque measuring devices

By methods of ISO 6789 or similar standards with least uncertainties of measurement of –

0.2% up to 1500 N.m;

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

   .01 Torque wrenches

   .02 Torque transducers

 

1.26 Testing machines

   .01 Tension and universal machines in tension

Calibration at forces up to 500 kN to class AA and up to 3.3 MN to class A to
the requirements of AS 2193 and including testing to ISO 7500-1 and ASTM E4

   .02 Compression and universal machines in compression

Calibration at forces up to 500 kN to class AA and up to 4.5 MN to class A
and class B above 4.5 MN to 10 MN to the requirements of AS 2193 and
including testing to ISO 7500-1 and ASTM E4
Verification of compression testing machines for concrete including self-alignment and
restraint on tilt tests for compliance with BS 1881 Part 115

   .11 Vickers hardness machines

Partial and complete calibration except indenter dimensions (clause 2.4.2.2) from 9.8 to 1176 N to AS 1817.2 and similar specifications

   .12 Rockwell hardness machines

Partial and complete calibration except indenter dimensions (clause 2.4.1.2b) to AS 1815.2 and similar specifications

   .13 Brinell hardness machines

Partial and complete calibration to AS 1816.2 and similar specifications

   .14 Rockwell superficial hardness machines

Partial and complete calibration to AS 2025

   .15 Vickers low-load hardness machines (HV 0.2 to HV 5)

Direct verification and indirect verification except indenter dimensions from 9.8 to 49 N to ISO 146 and AS 1817

   .16 Vickers micro-hardness machines (less than HV 0.2)

Direct verification except indenter dimensions to ISO/DIS 146-2 and AS 1817

   .21 Izod impact machines

Partial and complete calibration to AS 1544.4 and similar specifications

   .22 Charpy impact machines

Partial and complete calibration to AS 1544.4 and similar specifications including ASTM E23 but excluding striker profile

   .25 Resilience testing machines

Calibration of rebound pendulum

   .31 Deadweight rubber hardness testers

   .32 Dead Weight Micro-hardness rubber testers

   .33 Rubber hardness meters (durometers)

 

1.27 Ancillary mechanical testing equipment

   .01 Portable Brinell measuring microscopes

   .02 Indenters for hardness machines

Visual examination

   .12 Hardness blocks for rubber and plastics testing

   .31 Paper products testing equipment

Calibration of equipment used for the following tests:
Paper Burst (AS/NZS 1301.403s);
Densometer (AS 1301.420s);
Board Burst (AS/NZS 1301.438s);
Tensile/fracture toughness (AS 1301.448s);
Crush testing (AS/NZS 1301.449s);
STFI compression strength (AS 1301.450rp);
Zero span wet tensile strength (AS/NZS 1301.459rp);
Box compression (AS 1301.800s);
Calibration of Huygen internal bond testsr (in-house method No. 76)
Taber stiffness (AS 1301.431 rp)
Bendsten Roughness/permeability (in-house method No 75)

 

1.28 Ancillary testing equipment for construction materials

   .21 Ovens

Efficiency of drying ovens to AS 1289.0 clause 4.2.3
with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.5 g/h
Rate of loading of drying ovens to AS 1289.0 clause 4.2.4

   .25 Dial gauges and other displacement measuring devices

   .35 Penetrometers and penetration cones

Calibration of dynamic cone penetrometers used for testing to AS 1289.6.3.2

   .42 Gyropac angle calibrator

   .99 Other equipment

Rubber hardness tests (IRHD) on rubber products including liquid limit device bases
Timing tests on asphalt testing machines calibration to
AS 1289.6.8.1, AS 2891.12.1 and AS 2891.13.1
Calibration of frequency of vibrating tables to AS 1289.5.5.1 and AS 2350.12

 

1.32 Resistors, resistance boxes and potential dividers

   .01 Precision resistors, resistance boxes and conductance boxes

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.12% from 0.1 up to 100 Ω
0.012% from 100 Ω up to 1 kΩ
0.05% from 1 kΩ up to 10 MΩ
0.8% from 10 to 100 MΩ

   .03 DC shunts

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.07% from 0.01 to 100 Ω at maximum current of 10 A

 

1.38 Instrument calibrators

   .01 D.C. voltage

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.04% from 10 to 40 mV
0.01% from 40 mV to 50V

   .11 D.C. current

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.0013 mA from 4 to 24 mA

   .12 A.C. current

Trip current for RCD/ELCD testers
with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1% from 5 to 500 mA
3% from 500mA to 1A

   .51 Resistance

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.1% from 5 to 25 Ω
0.02% from 25 Ω to 500 kΩ

 

1.39 Indicating and recording instruments

   .01 D.C. voltmeters

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1 μV + 0.0024% from 10 mV to 330 mV
20 μV + 0.0020% from 300 mV to 33 V
150 μV + 0.0018% from 33 V to 330 V
1500 μV + 0.0018% from 330 V to 1020 V

   .02 A.C. voltmeters

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
6 μV + 0.08% from 10 mV to 33 mV and 10 Hz to 45 Hz
6 μV + 0.02% from 10 mV to 33 mV and 45 Hz to 20 kHz
6 μV + 0.10% from 10 mV to 33 mV and 20 kHz to 50 kHz
8 μV + 0.03% from 33 mV to 330 mV and 10 Hz to 20 kHz
8 μV + 0.06% from 33 mV to 330 mV and 20 kHz to 50 kHz
32 μV + 0.09% from 33 mV to 330 mV and 50 kHz to 100 kHz
50 μV + 0.03% from 330 mV to 3.3 V and 10 Hz to 50 kHz
125 μV + 0.07% from 330 mV to 3.3 V and 50 kHz to 100 kHz
0.65 mV + 0.03% from 3.3 V to 33 V and 10 Hz to 45 Hz
0.6 mV + 0.015% from 3.3 V to 33 V and 45 Hz to 10 kHz
0.6 mV + 0.035% from 3.3 V to 33 V and 10 kHz to 50 kHz
1.6 mV + 0.09% from 3.3 V to 33 V and 50 kHz to 100 kHz
2 mV + 0.02% from 33 V to 330 V and 45 Hz to 1 kHz
6 mV + 0.03% from 33 V to 330 V and 1 kHz to 50 kHz
50 mV + 0.20% from 33 V to 330 V and 50 kHz to 100 kHz
10 mV + 0.03% from 330 V to 1020 V and 45 Hz to 10 kHz

   .03 D.C. ammeters

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.05 μA + 0.02% from 1 μA to 3.3 mA
2.5 μA + 0.012% from 3.3 mA to 330 mA
40 μA + 0.04% from 330 mA to 3 A
500 μA + 0.05% from 3 A to 11 A
750 μA + 0.10% from 11 A to 20.5 A

   .04 A.C. ammeters

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
100 nA + 0.20% from 100 μA to 330 μA and 10 Hz to 1 kHz
150 nA + 0.30% from 100 μA to 330 μA and 1 kHz to 5 kHz
200 nA + 0.80% from 100 μA to 330 μA and 5 kHz to 10 kHz
400 nA + 1.60% from 100 μA to 330 μA and 10 kHz to 30 kHz
200 nA + 0.20% from 330 μA to 3.3 mA and 10 Hz to 5 kHz
600 nA + 1.00% from 330 μA to 3.3 mA and 5 kHz to 30 kHz
2 μA + 0.18% from 3.3 mA to 33 mA and 10 Hz to 45 Hz
2 μA + 0.04% from 3.3 mA to 33 mA and 45 Hz to 1 kHz
2 μA + 0.08% from 3.3 mA to 33 mA and 1 kHz to 5 kHz
200 μA + 0.40% from 3.3 mA to 33 mA and 5 kHz to 30 kHz
20 μA + 0.18% from 33 mA to 330 mA and 10 Hz to 45 Hz
20 μA + 0.04% from 33 mA to 330 mA and 45 Hz to 1 kHz
100 μA + 0.20% from 33 mA to 330 mA and 1 kHz to 10 kHz
200 μA + 0.40% from 33 mA to 330 mA and 10 kHz to 30 kHz
100 μA + 0.183% from 330 mA to 3 A and 10 Hz to 45 Hz
100 μA + 0.063% from 330 mA to 3 A and 45 Hz to 1 kHz
1 mA + 0.063% from 330 mA to 3 A and 1 kHz to 5 kHz
2 mA + 0.10% from 3 A to 11 A and 45 Hz to 1 kHz
2 mA + 3.00% from 3 A to 11 A and 1 kHz to 5 kHz
5 mA + 0.15% from 11 A to 20.5 A and 45 Hz to 1 kHz
10 mA + 0.6% from 3.2 to 10.5 A and 3 kHz to 10 kHz
0.45% from 20 to 1000 A and10 Hz to 100 Hz for clamp-on meters
using multiple turns

   .09 Ohmmeters

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
15 mΩ + 0.01% from 1 Ω to 33 Ω
20 mΩ + 0.003% from 33 Ω to 330 Ω
0.2 Ω + 0.003% from 330 Ω to 3.3 kΩ
1 Ω + 0.003% from 3.3 kΩ to 33 k<Ω
10 Ω + 0.003% from 33 k Ωto 330 kΩ
150 Ω + 0.006% from 330 kΩ to 33 MΩ
2500 Ω + 0.03% from 3.3 MΩ to 33 MΩ
3000 Ω + 0.05% from 33 MΩ to 110 MΩ
0.6% for Portable appliance testers down to 0.1 Ω

 

1.41 Frequency and time measuring instruments and standards

   .01 Frequency meters

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
5 μHz + 0.006% from 30 Hz to 2 MHz

   .12 Time interval meters

Trip time for RCD/ELCB testers
with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1.2 ms from 10 to 1000 ms

   .15 Tachometers

Including mechanical attachment and strobe functionality tests
with least uncertainties of measurement of
0.1 rpm from 100 to 1000 rpm
0.3 rpm from 1000 to 10000 rpm
3 rpm from 10000 to 100000 rpm

 

1.80 Calibration of temperature measuring equipment

   .02 Base metal thermocouples

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.5°C from 0°C to 420°C and
0.5°C + 0.1%T from -80 to 0°C
by the methods of -
ACS Proc No H003

   .07 Surface probes

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.5°C + 0.4%T from 25°C to 350°C
by the methods of -
ACS Proc No H005

   .11 Liquid-in-glass thermometers

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1/5 of one scale division or 0.05°C (whichever is the larger) at ice point
0.24°C from -30°C to 100°C
0.3°C from 100°C to 200°C
by the methods of -
ACS Proc No H014

   .13 Radiation pyrometers

Calibration of Non-Contact Thermometers (IR 7-14um pyrometers)
with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1.5°C + 0.8%T from 0°C to 450°C (when designed for 0.95 emissivity)
by the methods of -
ACS Proc No H007, H008

   .23 Bimetallic systems

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.5°C from 0°C to 250°C
by the methods of -
ACS Proc No H001

   .41 Digital temperature indicator systems

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.5°C from -80°C to 0°C
0.2°C above 0°C to 200°C
0.5°C above 200°C to 420°C
2°C above 420°C to 1000°C
0.5°C from 5°C to 80°C for thermohygrometers
0.3°C from 0°C to 200°C by electrical simulation
by the methods of ACS Proc No H005

 

1.81 Calibration of ancillary temperature measuring instruments

   .04 Indicators, recorders and controllers

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.1% of full scale reading
by the methods of -
ACS Proc No H010

 

1.83 Hygrometry

   .10 Calibration of humidity measuring devices

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1.5% RH at ambient from 19°C to 23°C and in the range 10% to 90% RH
1.7% RH from 10°C to 19°C and 23°C to 60°C in the range 10% to 90% RH
by the methods of -
ACS Proc No H004

   .20 Measurement of relative humidity

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1.5% RH at ambient from 19°C to 23°C and in the range 10% to 90% RH
by the methods of -
ACS Proc No H009

 

1.84 Testing of controlled enclosures

   .01 Ovens and Furnaces

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1.0°C from 0°C to 420°C
2°C from 420°C to 1100°C
by the methods of -
AS 2853, ACS Proc No H006

   .02 Incubators

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.5°C from ambient to 100°C
by the methods of -
ACS Proc No H006

   .03 Autoclaves and sterilising ovens

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1.0°C from ambient to 200°C
by the methods of -
ACS Proc No H006

   .04 Industrial freezers

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1.0°C from -80 to 0°C
by the methods of -
AS 2853 and ACS Proc No H006

   .07 Environmental Chambers (Temperature)

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
0.6ºC from -80 to 200ºC
by the methods of -
ACS Proc No H011/1

   .08 Environmental Chambers (Humidity)

with least uncertainties of measurement of -
1.7% RH from 10ºC to 60ºC and in the range 10% to 90% RH
by the methods of -
ACS Proc No H011/1


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