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measuring wood plate thickness

measuring wood plate thickness

measuring wood plate thickness

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I have access to only one side of the plate, i.e. cannot clamp both sides of the plate to measure.
Is there any way, perhaps acoustic methods, to measure a plate thickness from only one side?

RE: measuring wood plate thickness

An ultrasonic thickness measurement may be possible. A sample of the wood should be tested for calibration, if possible. May have to reduce amplitude (signal power) to get good reflection from back side.

https://www.bing.com/search?q=ultrasounic+thicknes...

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RE: measuring wood plate thickness

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That is useless. It can only be used to measure the thickness of film on a hard surface.

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