Alan Browne Gauges are a long established company specialising in the precise and quality-minded field of gauge blocks. The company operates in worldwide markets as both a manufacturer and as a UKAS accredited calibration laboratory No.0155 for gauge blocks and has strong links with its customer base in the defence, aerospace, automotive and precision engineering industry sectors.
Our expertise has been particularly confirmed in the supply of Grade K gauge blocks for the use as reference standards by calibration laboratories across the world. Gauge blocks manufactured by Alan Browne Gauges carry the trade name "DuraGrade steel gauge blocks" to express their exceptionally high wear-resistance and their built in wear allowance.
Flat lapping Facility
Alan Browne Gauges also offer a flat lapping service which provides accurate, precise and controlled material removal to produce the desired size, shape and dimensions to your components.
We are experienced in flat lapping with many materials for example: steel, stainless steel, tungsten carbide, ceramic, aluminium, brass etc.
Our lapping facility offers double-sided lapping and single-sided lapping regularly working to sub micron tolerances. We also undertake extremely difficult lapping requirements including radius lapping working through to a successful conclusion. All sizes are considered in either one off or large quantities.