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

Regulations are current to 2014-09-01 and last amended on 2014-08-01. Previous Versions

 The limits of error set out in the following table apply to all machines for measuring rope, cordage, wire or woven screening in terms of metric 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
1.Any length25 mm plus 1% of known test length13 mm plus ½% of known test length25 mm plus 1% of known test length13 mm plus ½% of known test length
  • SOR/89-570, s. 6(F)

 The limits of error set out in the following table apply to all machines for measuring rope, cordage, wire or woven screening 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
1.Any length1″ plus 1% of known test length½″ plus ½% of known test length1″ plus 1% of known test length½″ plus ½% of known test length
  • SOR/89-570, s. 6(F).