Archive for November, 2009

Measurements and Metrics

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009:

When giving specifications for a product, it is best to give everything in metrics. Doing so will make things simpler, easier and reduce the chances of error. China, like the rest of the world, has adopted the metric system. The US is just one of the few countries that have not put it into full practice yet. While it is possible to use US measurements, there are almost no advantages to doing so but many potential pitfalls. With the US still the largest economy in the world and the entity asking for the production the customer, Chinese or other overseas […] Read More →

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