The L.S. Starrett Company, a leading global manufacturer of precision hand tools and gages, metrology systems and more, has introduced distinctive looking micrometers featuring American Pride and Camouflaged themes emblazoned on the frames of its most popular outside micrometer series. The new limited special edition No. T436.1 themed outside micrometers are available in either individual 0-1″, 1-2″, 2-3″, 3-4″ models, or in 0-4″ sets in custom wooden cases, and all are offered in either American Pride (No. APT436.1) or Camouflaged (No. CFT436.1) themes that are printed via a special process on the tool’s enamel coated frames.
“We know how proud American machinists and inspectors are of their work, their tools and their country,” said Mr. Tim Cucchi, Precision Hand Tools Product Manager at Starrett. “We feel these distinctive American made tools will give the opportunity for skilled workers to express themselves individually on the job. The tools are also an ideal collector’s / gift item for the holidays.”
Made in Athol, MA U.S.A., the themed T436.1 Micrometers are accurate, rugged, and feature renowned Starrett quality workmanship. The micrometers feature .0001″ graduation, ratchet stop, lock nut, and carbide measuring faces on the anvil and spindle. No-glare satin chrome finish on the thimble and sleeve with staggered lines and distinct figures provide precise and easy readability. In addition, the rigid steel frame is well balanced for easy handling, and the extremely hard and stable one-piece spindle ensures reliable life-long accuracy.
About The L.S. Starrett Company
Founded in 1880 and headquartered in Athol, MA U.S.A., The L.S. Starrett Company is a leading global manufacturer of precision measuring tools and gages, optical comparators and vision systems and force and hardness testing solutions. Starrett also manufactures laser measurement systems, custom engineered granite solutions, custom gaging, band saw blades, power tool accessory saw blades, workshop tools and jobsite tools. The Starrett brand is recognized throughout the world for exceptional quality and precision. Skilled personnel, superior products, manufacturing expertise, innovation and excellent service and support have earned Starrett its reputation as the “World’s Greatest Toolmakers”. Starrett has over 1,600 employees worldwide and annual sales exceeding $200 million. The company has six manufacturing locations in the U.S.A., including facilities in Massachusetts, North Carolina, Georgia, Ohio, Minnesota and California. Starrett also has three international manufacturing facilities. Plants are located in Brazil, Scotland and China, in addition to distribution centers and offices located worldwide. The L.S. Starrett Company is publicly traded on the NYSE, symbol SCX.