Weights and Measures Regulations (C.R.C., c. 1605)

Regulations are current to 2014-08-05 and last amended on 2014-08-01. Previous Versions

 The limits of error set out in the following table apply to all fabric machines registering in terms of Canadian units of length:

TABLE

ItemColumn IAcceptance Limits of ErrorIn-Service Limits of Error
Column IIColumn IIIColumn IVColumn V
Known Test LengthUnder Registration of LengthOver Registration of LengthUnder Registration of LengthOver Registration of Length
YardsInchesInchesInchesInches
1.Up to 2¼1/83/8¼
2.3¼5/323/85/16
3.55/163/165/83/8
4.7½¼1½
5.10¾3/8¾
6.151½21
7.Over 151″ plus 1/16″ per yd. of known test length½″ plus 1/32″ per yd. of known test length2″ plus 1/8″ per yd. of known test length1″ plus 1/16″ per yd. of known test length
  • SOR/89-570, s. 6(F).