Validation Engineer - Process Validation & System Calibration

The Difference Between Bar Gauge & Bar Absolute

Contributes 30 minutes to your CPD

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Course Details:

As a test engineer, it is very important to understand the difference between Bar Gauge and Bar Absolute, as you may find yourself testing either with the same set of test equipment. Confusion between the two, especially during calibration, can cause significant errors during the test which can’t be rectified easily.


This course will provide learners with a basic overview the terms Bar Gauge and Bar Absolute. 


Learners will be able to:

  • Understand Bar Gauge.
  • Understand Bar Absolute.

Learning Outcomes:

The learner will understand:

  • Difference between bar gauge and bar absolute.