The Starrett 798 Electronic Caliper provides an IP67 level of protection against coolant, water, dirt and dust in a hostile shop environments.  In addition to being coolant and water resistant, the 798 also offers excellent protection against other contaminants. 

  • IP67 level of protection against coolant, water, dirt and dust.
  • Lightweight, ergonomic design.
  • Induction type linear encoder system.
  • Linear accuracy meets DIN862.
  • Large, easy to read LCD display (.310 character height).
  • Instant Inch/millimeter conversion reads .0005 Inch or 0.01mm.
  • Zero the reading at any position.
  • Automatic shutoff after 30 minutes of nonuse, without loss of position upon reactivation.
  • Hardened stainless steel body (3.5mm thick).
  • Fine adjustment thumb wheel and lock screw to hold the slide in position.
  • Easy access to the single long life battery (3V CR2032).
  • Data Output Option (798B) - Output to Starrett Data Collection Systems (DataSure) or devices that have USB compatibility (must order DataSure End Node or optional Data Output Cable).