Taking The Skinfold
The accuracy of measurement is, as one would expect, dependant
upon the accuracy of the equipment used, the correct selection and
location of the skinfold sites, the proper technique in taking the
measurements, and the experience of the user.
A TAPE MEASURE - To assist in locating the correct
SKINFOLD CALIPER - Accurately calibrated and with
a constant spring pressure of 10g/mm2 throughout its entire range.
Your Harpenden Caliper has been calibrated to this performance prior
to disptch from the factory.
Harpenden Skinfold Caliper
Body Assessment Software
CORRECT TECHNIQUE Essential for accurate and repeatable
tests, specific guidelines for taking skinfold measurements have
been established. Following a standard method of assessment helps
ensure accuracy and repeatability on future testing.