Calibration Disciplines


Overview of Calibration Disciplines

Companies with the most stringent quality requirements trust Transcat to meet their calibration needs. Transcat provides calibrations for a broad array of disciplines and instruments, allowing you to fulfill your calibration needs from a single, reliable vendor:



  • DC/AC-LF (DC to 100 MHz) Instruments from Multimeters and Power Supplies to Signal Generators and Oscilloscopes
  • HF/UHF (>100 MHz to 1.3 GHz) Instruments from Scopemeters and Oscilloscopes to Time Domain Reflectometers
  • RF/Microwave (>1.3 GHz to 26.5 GHz) Instruments from Power Meters and Oscilloscopes to Time Domain Reflectometers and Spectrum Analyzers
  • Luminance/Illuminance (400nm to 800nm) Instruments such as Luxmeters and Lightmeters
  • VXI/VMEbus and PXI/PCIbus Architecture Instruments such as National Instrument Cards

Life Science

  • Pharmaceutical Industry Instruments from Centrifuges and Autoclaves to Cryogenic Freezers and Sieves
  • Food Industry Instruments from Polarimeters to Refractometers
  • Chemical/Biological Instruments such as Glassware, pH Meters and Conductivity Meters
  • Biomedical Industry Instruments from Pacemaker Analyzers and Cardiac Output Simulators to Non-Invasive Blood Pressure Simulators (NiBP)


  • Pressure and Vacuum Instruments from Pressure Gauges and Manometers to Barometers and Pressure Calibrators
  • Temperature Instruments (Secondary Level/Industrial: > 0.1°C) from Liquid-in-Glass Thermometers and Thermocouples to Temperature Indicators and Dry Block Calibrators
  • Velocity (Speed) and RPM (Rotational Speed) Instruments from Tachometers and Tuning Forks to Radar Guns and Radar Detectors
  • Rotational Force i.e., Torque Instruments from Torque Wrenches and Torque Screwdrivers to Torque Testers and Torque Analyzers
  • Humidity Instruments from Chart Recorders and Humidity Meters to Thermo-Hygrometers and Humidity/Temperature Transmitters
  • Mass and Weighing Instruments from Weights and Weight Sets Class 1-3 and 4, 5, 6, 7 to Scales and Balances
  • Force and Hardness Instruments from Dynamometers and Crimp Tools to Force Gauges and Load Cells
  • Infrared Thermometers such as -20° to 1,000°C Infrared Thermometers and Pyrometers
  • Particle Counters from Sizes 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, 1, 2, 3, 5 Microns Particle Counters to Environmental Meters
  • Vibration, Acceleration, and Seismography Instruments from Accelerometers and Vibration Meters to Vibration Calibrators and Wobulators
  • Flow Meters such as 0 to 100 slpm of Air Only Flow Meter, 0 to 100 slpm
  • Air Velocity, Flow, and Leak Rate Instruments such as Flow Meters and Air Velocity Meters
  • Gas Analysis Instruments from Oxygen Meters to Combustible/Toxic Meters
  • Environmental Instruments/Devices from Particle Counters to Environmental Meters

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