Metrology Laboratory

This 500 sq. ft., climate controlled teaching laboratory provides students the ability to study the science of measurement first-hand. Within this lab, students are provided with equipment to characterize all aspects of a given part, including size, shape, feature location, surface roughness, etc…

The laboratory serves the following courses:

  • MET 245 (Manufacturing Systems)
  • MFET 400 (Manufacturing Engineering Technology)
  • MFET 344 (Automated Manufacturing Processes)

Key equipment:

  • Coordinate measuring machine
  • Laser micrometer
  • Optical comparator
  • Profilometer
  • Sine plate
  • Gauge blocks
  • Surface plates
  • Surface and height gauges
  • Conventional and digital handheld measuring instruments
  • Variety of fixed thread, ring and snap gauges


granite slab shadow scope small CMM


Facility Location Faculty Contact Courses Taught in This Facility
MGL 1208B Michael Puetz MET 24500, MFET 34400, MFET 40000