What Is a Micrometer Screw?

Answer The term micrometer screw generally applies to a matched ultra fine thread screw and nut integration that is used to provide extremely precise axial linear positioning as a result of turning the sc... Read More »

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What is a micrometer screw gauge?

A micrometer screw gauge is a tool used for precisely measuring the size of small objects. It consists of calipers adjusted via a very finely threaded screw. Since micrometer screw gauges can relia... Read More »

The screw on my eyeglasses came out...(ultra tiny screw) anyone know of a tool small enough to screw it in?

Everyone is right...they sell little eyeglass repair kits at most drug stores. I've even seen them at the check-out at some grocery stores. Don't lose that screw though. The screws in those kits... Read More »

Where can i buy a screw extractor for a stripped screw which is size #00. The screw is stripped and is stuck.?…I have worked mechanics for a long time, and this has ALWAYS worked for me. We have even gone so far as to use it removing screws from a busted block moun... Read More »

What is a micrometer?

A micrometer, also called a micro, equals one-millionth of a meter--100 times smaller than the width of a piece of human hair, according to NASA. Micrometers are often used for extremely small meas... Read More »