The Laboratory

Tru-Cal is a privately owned company situated on the outskirts of the City of Manchester, near to the major motorway networks of the North West. The company consists of four specialist divisions employing highly skilled staff, each confident and conscious of their many skills and abilities.

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One of the most comprehensive sub-contract UKAS Approved Calibration Laboratories in the United Kingdom
In Laboratory or on site UKAS capability, see schedule for UKAS scope Tru-Cal Accreditations – Laboratory & On-Site
One of the most competitively priced
Offer one of the quickest and consistent turnaround times
Offer a comprehensive instrument repairs service
Hold large stocks of pre-owned metrology equipment
Suppliers of new metrology equipment eg. Mitutoyo, Bowers, Baty, Moore & Wright

Our UKAS Capability

Dimensional Calibration - In our Laboratory or your site:Angle Plates, Comparators, Dial Gauges, Feeler Gauges, Gauge Blocks,Micrometers (internal and external),Projectors, Plug Gauges - Threaded,Plain and Taper, etc ...See schedule for full UKAS scope Tru-CalAccreditations – Laboratory & On-Site

We also offer Traceable Calibration to recognised National and International Standards both in our Laboratory and on site:


Angle Plates, CMM, Combination Sets, Comparators, Cylindrical Squares, Dial Gauges, Feeler Gauges, Gauge Blocks, Hardness Testers, Micrometers (internal and external), Projectors, Plug Gauges (threaded, Plain and taper)

Fixture and Component Measurement (Note: Laboratory only)

Jigs & Fixture Calibration, measurement and adjustment. Part verification, on the table and CMM Correlations.


Ammeters, Chart Recorders, Counters/ Timers, Earth Testers, Flash Testers, Insulation Testers, Multi-meters, Oscilloscopes, PAT Testers, Resistors, Shunts, Stop Watches, Tachometers etc…

Up to 50,000 psi, Pressure, Vacuum – 1 bar, Digital or Analogue, Test Gauges, Manometers, Pressure Transducers etc….

Temperature (Note: Laboratory only)
Temperature Probes, Thermometers from -30 degrees C to 1200 degrees C, Thermometers, Thermocouples etc….

Torque Analysers, Screwdrivers, and Torque Wrenches, up to 7,000 Nm, including Digital Transducers.

Balances, Scales, Jacks, force gauges, Gram Gauges etc…..up to 100 Kg

Crimp Testing

Pull off forces, Cable sizes up to 10mm2, and Test samples prepared to your specifications.

“Quick turn around. Friendly staff. Highly knowledgeable.”

Adam Thompson


Unit 1, Gorton Industrial Estate Froxmer Street Gorton Manchester M18 8EF


Tel: 0161 223 4028


© Tru-Cal Metrology - Registered office Unit 1, Gorton Industrial Estate Froxmer Street Gorton Manchester M18 8EF , Registered in England

Company Registration Number 2899867 VAT no. 606750741

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