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    Does anyone here know about Etalon calipers?

    I just found one very nice caliper and I think it may be rather valuable as far as calipers go

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    Quote Originally Posted by Paul Douglass View Post
    I found the long island indicator service inc. also. They say they do not carry one as large as mine. Mine is a 21" verneer with fine adjustments. its pretty beefy and is a full 1/4" thick. Seeing 6" is over $150 I wonder what mine is worth? the LIIS inc did comment it was quite a find and that etalon was considered the cream of the crop.

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    Good stuff but overpriced. Etalon is not any better than Starrett or Brown & Sharp, IMO. They do make wonderful bore micrometers.
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