Inch Vs Metric Threads

A short video explaining the difference between Inch and Metric threads

In this video, Erez & Eric from the Machining Doctor website explain the technical differences between Inch and metric threads. Most engineers choose one or the other based on the units they are used to, but this video shows that there is much more to it than that! Join us for an in-depth explanation of the advantages and disadvantages of each system based on engineering requirements.

🕐 Chapters:
00:00 – Introduction
01:11 – Diameter Range
01:51 – Variety of Diameters
02:22 – Pitch / Diameter Combinations
03:45 – Tolerance Classes
04:21 – Summary

🔗 Resources:

Metric Threads

Inch Threads

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