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topic 17174

RMS Units


2002

What are the units of measure used for RMS? Are they millionths of inch or something else? And is the reading the rugosity Rq obtained from a rugosimeter?

Giovanni M. Ciriani
Promotion - Altavilla, VI, Italy


2002

RMS results are in Microinches or Micrometer (micron). Rq is the RMS surface roughness parameter. Bill

Bill Boatright
- Raleigh, North Carolina



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