Measurement Center

Purdue Polytechnic Precision Measurement Center

The Purdue Polytechnic Measurement Center at the statewide location in Columbus, Indiana, is an environmentally-controlled (20 degrees C plus/minus 0.5 degrees C, Positive Pressure; Humidity < 35%) laboratory that is certified annually.


Examples of calibrated equipment:

Zeiss Coordinate Measuring Machine

Instron tensile test machine 

Zeiss surface finish tester

Fluke dead-weight tester for calibrating pressure gauges

Sets of English and metric gauge blocks 

Tools for measuring torque, force, hardness, and mass 

Hand and optical tools for dimensional measurement


For more information or to schedule a visit contact:

Joseph Fuehne

Director, Polytechnic Columbus & Associate Professor