Effective profile in surface texture - Metrology & Quality Control

Q.  What does effective profile mean, while defining a surface texture?
- Published on 07 Aug 15

a. Workpiece having repetitive irregularities
b. Roughness can be measured in this imaginary profile
c. Real contour of a surface
d. All of the above

ANSWER: Real contour of a surface


  • Sravanthi   -Posted on 26 Oct 15
    - When surface texture is defined, the real contour of the surface obtained by an instrument is called as effective profile.

    - This is an element of surface texture.

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