Timer Calibration

V

Victoria

#1
I have a couple of questions about calibrating timers. What exactly needs to get done for calibration? What should the calibration frequency be? And where should you draw the line about calibrating timers? (I have timers attached to software and timers that are not.)
 
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Jrodrigu

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At my facility, we used an NIST Traceable digital timer to calibrate our timers. Frequency depends on how critical the instrument is and how often it goes out of calibration. For our facility, we calibrated it on an annual basis which probably could be changed to a two year interval.
 
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