Starrett Optical Comparators

An Extensive Range of Quality, Reliable and Locally-Supported Optical Comparators.

Starrett’s range of optical comparators (or Projectors, or Shadowgraphs as they are sometimes called) are manufactured in the Starrett Precision Optical facility in the UK and are renowned for quality and performance.

With the range including both horizontal as well as vertical comparators and, in both bench, and floor mounted systems there is a Starrett system for every application.

Software options for Starrett’s range of comparators include the both the Heidenhain-developed Quadra-Chek software package as well as the new M2 and M3 software packages from Metlogix.


Product range

Horizontal Benchtop:
HE400, HB400, HD400

Vertical Benchtop:
VB300, VB400

Horizontal Floor-Mounted:
HF600, HF750, HF650SB, HF750SB

Vertical Floor-Mounted:

Accessories and Software

Benefits of buying an optical comparator from us

High Qualiy

All of the products that we supply, including the Starrett range of optical comparators, are of the highest quality and are sourced from leading manufacturers from around who are the leaders in their field!

Competitive Pricing

We aim to provide the best products available at a competitive price in order to provide our customers with the best value proposition for all the very latest metrology and testing products.

After-Sales Support

Once the product is installed and commissioned it up to us to make sure that your measurement system operates efficiently and to your complete satisfaction.

Selection and Advice

We know optical comparators and can help you choose the right product for your application and to suit your budget. With many years of industry experience you can rely on our advice to make the right choice.


A full 12-months Manufacturers’s Warranty is provided on all of the equipment that we sell. On some equipment a 24-month Warranty is offered and optional Warranty extensions available.

Latest News!

The Metlogix M2 software makes the Starrett optical comparator range easier to use and very user friendly.

There has been a steady increase in the numbers of Starrett comparators in the market over the last 12-months, particularly with systems using the M2 software as customers benefit from the speed and ease of use of these quality systems!

To find out why or for more information, please click on the link below or call us on 1300 363 409.

Optical Comparator Range

Starrett are world-famous for their optical comparators. Here is a summary of the extensive range of comparators, accessories and software offered.

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