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Division of Weights, Measures and Metrology > Program Information, Policies and Guidance > Fee schedule for calibration/tolerance testing of standards of mass, length, time, or volume Fee schedule for calibration/tolerance testing of standards of mass, length, time, or volume

Metrology Laboratory

Jerry L. Clingaman, Jr. , Metrologist
317 356-7078 x226

The Metrology Laboratory calibrates and/or tolerance tests standards of mass, length, time, and volume. All measurement results are NIST traceable.  NIST Certificate of Measurement Traceability.

The Indiana General Assembly adopted legislation (IC 16-19-5-1) in 1999 allowing the Metrology Laboratory to collect fees for services. The fee schedule as adopted (410 IAC 12-2-1) follows. Please note that public schools and state and local government agencies are exempt.

Fee Schedule

Standards of Mass

Procedure: Modified Substitution or Direct Reading

OIML Class M2

ANSI/ASTM Class "6","7"

NIST Class 'C", "F", & "T"

Test

Weight set with 25 or fewer weights

$30.00

Weight set with 26 to 40 weights

$40.00

Weight set with 41 or more weights

$80.00

Single weight up to and including 5 lbs or 3 kg

$4.00

Over 5 lbs or 3 kg and including 50 lb or 25 kg

$6.00

Over 50 lbs or 25 kg and including 500 lb or 250 kg

$8.00

Over 500 lbs or 250 kg and including 1000 lb or 500 kg

$12.00

Over 1000 lbs or 500 kg

$20.00

Procedure: Modified Substitution or Double Substitution

OIML Class "F2" & "Ml"

ANSI/ASTM Class "4"& "5"

NIST Class "P" & "Q"

Test

Up to and including 5 lbs or 3 kg

$6.00

Over 5 lbs or 3 kg and including 50 lb or 25 kg

$10.00

Over 50 lbs or 25 kg and including 500 lb or 250 kg

$14.00

Over 500 lbs or 250 kg and including 1000 lb or 500 kg

$16.00

Over 1000 lbs or 500 kg

$25.00

Procedure: Decade Design 3-1, Double Substitution Combinations

OIML Class "F1"

ANSI/ASTM Class "1"& "1.1", "2", & "3"

NIST Class "S" & "S-1"

Test

Up to and including 5 lbs or 3 kg

$10.00

Over 5 lbs or 3 kg and including 50 lb or 30 kg

$20.00

Over 50 lbs or 30 kg and including 1000 lb or 500 kg

$30.00

Over 1000 lbs or 500 kg

$50.00

Procedure: Advanced Weighing Designs

OIML Class "El.' & "E2"

ANSI/ASTM Class "0"

(Tests for other than Metric Weights will be considered Special Tests)

Test

Up to and including 1 kg

$40.00

Over 1 kg

$60.00

Standards of Volume

Test Measures and Glassware

Test

Up to and including 5 gallons or 20 liters

$10.00

Over 5 gallons or 20 liters and including 50 gallons or 200 liters

$50.00

Over 50 gallons or 200 liters

$100.00

Standards of Length

Tapes: $20.00 per device tested, PLUS $4.00 per point tested above five

Other Test Fees

Special Tests (Not Listed in Fee Schedule) $15.00

per 1/4

hour

Cleaning of Standards (If Necessary) $10.00

per 1/4

hour