Posts Tagged measurement terminology
I’m not getting the readings I expect to see.
Posted by danstips in Measurement, Process terminology, Troubleshooting on January 6, 2012
“This unit’s not giving us accurate readings.” When I hear that statement about process instrumentation, I have to step back and ask, “Are you sure it’s an accuracy issue?”
The most basic problem is that people tend to group all unexpected reading errors under the heading of “Accuracy”.
So, here’s a quick primer on measurement terminology.