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The French Connexion - between English and French Map Surveys 1784-87

Government Statement on Metrication, 1965
Cover to BSI Publication PS6424, 1968

THE ADOPTION OF THE METRIC SYSTEM IN ENGINEERING:
BASIC PROGRAMME

Diagram based on B.S.I. PD 6424 (1968)


 

MK Career through Metrication

University of Manchester 1966 ->              Leyland

AEC

   BLMC

 US  FN  AUS

METRA

U/E

R-R      

 1967 

 1968 

 1969 

 1970 

 1971 

 1972 

 1973 

 1974 

 1975 

 1976 

 1977 

 1 

BSI WORK: PREPARATION OF PRIORITY
BRITISH STANDARDS FOR METRIC
MATERIALS, TOOLS AND COMPONENTS

CONTINUING METRICATION OF REMAINING BRITISH STANDARDS AND CODES OF PRACTICE

2

AVAILABILITY OF METRIC
MATERIALS, TOOLS AND
COMPONENTS FROM STOCK

 

3

DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT

 

4

PRODUCTION PLANNING

   

5

OVERALL PERIOD OF CHANGE
TO METRIC PRODUCTION

     
       
500 ENGINE

INITIAL PERIOD OF CHANGE
UP TO 25%

MK IN STOKES OFFICE

MAIN PERIOD OF CHANGE
FROM 25% TO 75%

MK STUDY ON EUROPE

 
UK ACCESSION TO EUROPE  

MORE THAN 75%
METRIC WORKIING

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