563-6 Firm-Joint Hermaphrodite Caliper, 6" Size and Capacity, Flat Leg 52572

563-6 - Hermaphrodite Caliper
Firm-Joint Hermaphrodite Caliper, 0-6"/150mm

Starrett 563 Firm-Joint Hermaphrodite Calipers feature a round, adjustable leg and an improved firm-joint, allowing joint adjustability at any tension. Also includes offset leg with an adjustable point. Starrett Hermaphrodite Calipers are used in layout work for locating and testing centers, laying off distances from an edge, and more. Machinists and Toolmakers have a wide selection from which to choose. Caliper size and capacity is 6". Firm-Joint, 6"-¥ (160mm).

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  • Actual measuring capacity is approximately one-third greater than the leg size
  • The rugged, properly shaped legs are made of finely finished, high-grade steel
  • Round, adjustable point held by a straight leg
  • Improved, firm-joint feature permits the joint to be adjusted at any desired tension


  • Made in America: Yes
  • Type: Hermaphrodite
  • Size and Approximate Capacity (in): 6"
  • Size and Approximate Capacity (mm): 150mm
  • Joint Type: Firm Joint
  • Leg Style: Flat Leg


    Catalog 33 - Section 14 - Calipers, Dividers, and Trammels

    Manufacturing calipers and dividers since about 1890, we continue to build them with the same level of quality today. Even with many more options available today, these tools are still the best choice for many measurement transfer, scribing and other jobs. We also offer trammel heads, divider points and attachments.

    Precision Hand Tools (Catalog 33)

    612 page catalog featuring precision hand tool, force measurement, vison systems, optical comparators, laser measurement, and flat stock.

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      Member of Kit
      Item #DescriptionPart No.QtyInformation
      10LEG, SQUARE HOLE06495-01
      20LEG, ROUND HOLE00291-01
      30NUT, .225-4000251-01
      40CALIPER POINT16597-01
      50SCREW, .225-40 HX HD X .308 LONG00260-01
      70BOLT, LOCK #243-405584-01
      80NUT, #5-40 LOCK BOLT05585-01

    California Proposition 65 Warning

      WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including lead, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer, and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to: www.P65Warnings.ca.gov