The Series 573 digimatic Vernier type of offset caliper is a highly accurate tool with adjustable beam-mounted jaw that is easy, smooth and comfortable to slide. It measures stepped sections and difficult workpiece features. It does not require reseting after switch-on since it uses IP67 absolute type electromagnetic induction linear encoder. It is battery-operated that lasts up to 3 years usage and has a built-in LCD displaying readings with a graduation of 0.05mm. It has a measurement data output connector allowing integration into statistical process control.