I don't really like Maplins, a bit too much like Dixons , but they have their uses. They've got a 150mm digi caliper on offer at 15 quid as part of their Chrimble promotions. There are probably cheaper ways of buying them now, but there's no postage, VAT, or any other extras if you have a shop nearby. I got one today, haven't checked it yet against any sort of standard but it all seems to work OK, even has a thumbwheel which the cheaper Mitutoyos don't.
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