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Calipers & Dividers

Calipers and dividers let you easily measure the outside or diameter of any surface. Just open the calipers to a point wide enough that you can clip them over a surface or object, and then close them tightly, letting them touch whatever you are measuring. Then, read the dial or scale to find the exact measurement.

Easy to Read
Digital and dial readout calipers and dividers from major manufacturers, including Mitutoyo and General Tools, make it easy to read measurements. Thumb clamp, pocket, and outside calipers have clearly marked scales for your convenience.

Accurate Measurements
Calipers and dividers measure down to a fraction of an inch. You can find models that also show metric measurements that are essential if you are measuring parts for international automobiles or machines.

Wide Measuring Range
Calipers and dividers are available for measuring items up to 12 inches. Staples also features a full selection of tape measures for measuring larger subjects.
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General Tools® 1478 Digital Fractional Caliper, 0 - 8"
Item : 154277 / Model : 318-1478
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  • Material: Stainless steel
  • Measuring system: Decimal Inch/Fractional Inch/Metric
  • Measuring type: Inside dimension, outside dimension, step, depth
50.89 $50.89
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General Tools® 141ME Pocket Caliper, 0 - 3"
Item : 154271 / Model : 318-141ME
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  • Graduations: 1/16"
  • Material: Reinforced fiberglass
  • Measuring system: Inch and metric
16.59 $16.59
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General Tools® 1433 Digital Fractional Caliper, 0 - 3"
Item : 154273 / Model : 318-1433
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  • Graduations: 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 1/16, 1/32, 1/64"
  • Material: Hardened stainless steel
  • Measuring system: Decimal inch/fractional inch/metric
17.59 $17.59
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General Tools® 318-722 Metric and English Vernier Caliper, 0 - 5"
Item : 154286 / Model : 318-722
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  • Graduations: 1/16"
  • Material: Stainless steel
  • Measuring system: Inch and metric
14.79 $14.79
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General® Tools Precision Pencil Compass, Die-Cast Rust Proof Metal, 9"
Item : 580912 / Model : 318-842
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  • Measuring range: 0-9 inches
  • Material: Die-Cast Rust Proof Metal
  • Carpenter quality compass is made of longlasting die-cast rust proof metal
7.39 $7.39
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General® Tools Pocket Slide Caliper, 1/16" and 1/32" Graduations, Stainless Steel, 0 - 4"
Item : 580897 / Model : 318-729
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  • Measuring range: 0-4 inches
  • Graduations: 1/16-inch and 1/32-inch
  • Resolution: 1/16-inch, 1/32-inch Length
11.79 $11.79
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Contour Curv-O-Mark® Trammel Head, Aluminum
Item : 582789 / Model : 430-14785
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  • Material: Aluminum Head, Steel Scribe
  • Heads feature radius set points are cast in alignment with marking pointer for easy setting
  • Equipped with 1/4-inch screws and squared on the back for perpendicular alignment
47.99 $47.99
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General Tools® 147 Digital Fractional Caliper, 0 - 6"
Item : 154275 / Model : 318-147
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  • Graduations: 1/8, 1/4, 1/2, 1/16, 1/32, 1/64"
  • Material: Hardened stainless steel
  • Measuring system: Decimal inch/fractional inch/metric
67.29 $67.29
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L.S. Starrett® Steel Inside Series 73 Inside Caliper, 8 in
Item : 855803 / Model : 681-50339
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  • Measuring range: 8 in
  • Material: Steel
  • Measurement type: Inside
101.59 $101.59
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Mitutoyo 500-474 Absolute Solar Digimatic Caliper, 0 - 6"
Item : 154402 / Model : 504-500-474
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  • Material: Stainless steel
  • Measuring system: Inch and metric
  • Measuring type: Inside dimension, outside dimension, step, depth
219.99 $219.99
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Empire® 272-2783 Pocket Caliper, 0 - 4"
Item : 154262 / Model : 272-2783
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  • Graduations: 32nd and mm
  • Material: Brass
  • Measuring system: Inch
16.89 $16.89
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General Tools® 132ME Pocket Caliper, 0 - 3"
Item : 154270 / Model : 318-132ME
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  • Material: Stainless steel
  • Measuring system: Inch and metric
  • Measuring type: Inside dimension, outside dimension
10.89 $10.89
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Mitutoyo 500-475 Absolute Solar Digimatic Caliper, 0 - 8"
Item : 154403 / Model : 504-500-475
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  • Measuring range: 0 - 8" (0 - 200 mm)
  • Material: Stainless steel
  • Measuring system: Inch and metric
286.59 $286.59
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General® Dial Calipers, 0-6".
Item : 580558 / Model : 318-142
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  • Measuring range: 0-6 inches
  • Material: Reinforced Plastic
  • Measuring System: Inch
34.89 $34.89
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Mitutoyo Absolute™ 500-172-20 Absolute Digimatic Caliper W/Exclusive Encode Technology, 0 - 8"
Item : 161990 / Model : 504-500-172-20
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  • Measuring range: 0 - 8" (0 - 200 mm)
  • Material: Stainless steel
  • Measuring system: Inch and metric
451.19 $451.19
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BROWN & SHARPE PRECISION® 137-599-814-12 Spring Caliper, 0 - 12"
Item : 161937 / Model : 137-599-814-12
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  • Measuring range: 0 - 12" (0 - 300 mm)
  • Measuring system: Inch
  • Measuring type: Outside dimension
78.19 $78.19
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Brown & Sharpe® Precision Flat Leg Firm Joint Inside Caliper, 12", 0.01" And 1/6" Graduations
Item : 563050 / Model : 137-599-822-12
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  • Measuring range: 0-12 inches
  • Graduations: 0.01-inch and 1/6-inch
  • Measurement Type: Inside Dimension
154.39 $154.39
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General Tools® 454-6 Inside Caliper, 6 1/2"
Item : 154284 / Model : 318-454-6
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  • Measuring type: Inside dimension
  • Material: Stainless steel
  • Has 6 5/16" legs and 6 1/2" jaw capacity
16.59 $16.59
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BROWN & SHARPE PRECISION® 137-599-815-8 Spring Caliper, 8"
Item : 161948 / Model : 137-599-815-8
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  • Measuring range: 8" (200 mm)
  • Measuring system: Inch
  • Measuring type: Inside dimension
35.49 $35.49
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L.S. Starrett® 50196 Firm Joint Inside Caliper
Item : 162033 / Model : 681-50196
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  • Material: Steel
  • Measuring type: Inside dimension
  • Length: 12"
106.19 $106.19
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BROWN & SHARPE PRECISION® 137-599-821-12 Firm-Joint Flat Leg Caliper, 0 - 12"
Item : 161949 / Model : 137-599-821-12
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  • Measuring range: 0 - 12" (0 - 300 mm)
  • Measuring system: Inch
  • Measuring type: Outside dimension
154.39 $154.39
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L.S. Starrett® 120Z-12 Dial Caliper, 0 - 12", White Face
Item : 162068 / Model : 681-56693
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  • Display color: White
  • Measuring range: 0 - 12" (0 - 300 mm)
  • Graduations: 0.001"
525.49 $525.49
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L.S. Starrett® 681-50193 Firm Joint Inside Caliper
Item : 162032 / Model : 681-50193
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  • Material: Steel
  • Measuring type: Inside dimension
  • Length: 6"
60.19 $60.19
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L.S. Starrett® 50190 Firm Joint Outside Caliper
Item : 162029 / Model : 681-50190
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  • Material: Steel
  • Measuring type: Outside dimension
  • Length: 18"
154.09 $154.09
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