In accordance with EC Directive 2014/32/EU, Appendix MI-009, a declaration of conformity may be issued by the manufacturer of the length measuring machine. Condition for this is the previous presentation at and approval by a conformity assessment body (verification office). The declaration of conformity is valid in all EU member states. The machines are therefore deemed duly verified until expiry of the nationally regulated verification period. The purchaser of a measuring machine with declaration of conformity is obliged to register the measuring machine with the competent verification office (in Germany at www.eichamt.de) immediately following the acquisition.
On expiry of the conformity assessment for the above-mentioned reasons (section Conformity assessment), the competent verification office performs a reverification. Before this verification, examination, adjustment and calibration of the measuring machine by trained personnel is recommended.
The accuracies of the Vetter cable measuring machines M.../M… S, comply with the European Measuring Instruments Directive 2014/32/EU, accuracy class III, (+/- 0.5 %) at temperatures of 5-40°C, with a minimum measuring cable length of 10 m at MZ- and 5 m at M-types.
KT 001 - for machines MZ-MZ/S, with mechanical counter, only for direct sales or purely internal use.
KT 002 - for machines M-M/S, with electronical counter, for business use in absence of the buyer.