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Surface Texture Index Page.

The surface texture is the local deviations of a surface from its ideal shape e.g perfect flat shape, perfect cylindrical shape, spherical shape etc.    The measure of the surface texture is generally determined in terms of its roughness, waviness and Form .

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Surface Texture Notes Surface Finish Symbols Surface Texture Examples Surface Texture Equivalents

Links to Relevant sites
  1. iCrank... A link to further information on Surface Texture
  2. Taylor Hobson... Metrology Instruments- Useful information on FAQ link
  3. Cylinder Bore Surface Texture Analysis.... ...Digital Metrology Paper.(download pdf)..Descibes / comments surface texture measurements
  4. Basic Components and Elements of Surface Topography ..A very useful pdf paper with lots of background info