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10 Best Digital Micrometers For Ultimate Precision – 2019

Micrometers are an essential tool for any engineer. Along with vernier calipers, they are one of the most highly used devices by engineers/technicians so we decided to compile a list of 10 best digital micrometers. So check out this list and let us know your favourite digital micrometers in the comments section below.

Trademark Tools 75-15005 Digital Thickness Gauge Micrometers Calipers(16$)

This a low-quality tool with accuracy less than that of a micrometer. Resolution is 0.01mm and battery life as stated is about a year.
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Tera 0-1″ Digital Electronic Micrometer(46$)

This micrometer does what its suppose to do, nothing fancy just a solid LCD display to show the readings having a resolution of 0.001mm.
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AccusizeTools – Electronic Digital Outside Mic 0-1″/0-25mm(94$)

This model comes with a stand which is very helpful when measuring tiny diameters. The device is powered by 3V lithium battery and the manufacturer claims that it can last more than a year.
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Reid Electronic, Digital, Micrometer In Fitted Hard Case (32$)

This model comes with a hard case which comes in handy when storing your micrometer. The good thing about the meter is that it can set zero value at any position. Additionally, it has an auto off feature which helps in conserving battery life.
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HFS 0-1″(0.00005″) – 0-25mm(0.001mm) 7 MICROMETER (40$)

This micrometer can measure both absolute and relative readings, in other words zero value is adjustable in any position. Data hold function is available along with tolerance settings as well.
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Chicago Brand Digital Micrometers (220$)

At 220$ this is one of the most expensive devices on our list. This model is certainly capable of being used in the industry but we gave it a mediocre reading as we could not find many other customers of this device.
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Starrett 3732XFL-1 Inch/Metric Electronic Micrometer (125$)

This micrometer has the best LCD display. The item is made in USA and as per some user reviews has very good durability. You can set the zero value at any position and also has data hold option.
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AccuRemote  Digital Micrometers Electronic IP65 Dust/Water Protection(70$)

Another AccuRemote product on our list. This device has IP65 Dust/water resistance that is a plus. A USB cable can also be connected to read all of the stored data.  The device has all the basic functions such as Zero reset and data hold. You can get one here

Mitutoyo 293-340 Digital Micrometers (148$)

Mitutoyo is one of the best suppliers of digital scientific/lab tools, what sets them apart is their consistency in quality that is also a feature of this micrometer. The digital meter has a resolution of 0.001mm and a range of 25.4mm and the manufacturer also claims that “Carbide facing on spindle and anvil provides added wear resistance.”
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iGaging 0-1″ Digital Electronic Micrometer w/Large Display Inch/Metric (40$)

One of the most popular choices on amazon.com, in fact, it is their no.1 best seller.  The micrometer has an accuracy of 0.00016″ and has a direct USB output available to attach it to your computer and store your data. The device also has 2 measuring modes, metric & standard, which always useful.
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