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The Lange skinfold caliper is mostly unchanged from the original design over 50 years ago!   The device was developed in the Aeronautical Research Laboratory at the Univeristy of Kentucky ( Department of Mechanical Engineering). Dr. Karl O. Lange was appointed laboratory director in 1953 and the caliper was developed as part of Dr. Lange’s research interest.  See the original patent below.  Shop Lange skinfold calipers 

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A skinfold caliper is an instrument or device that help measures body fat percentage.  It measures the thickness of a fold of your skin with its underlying layer of fat, and by doing this at the key locations can be a quite accurate representative of the total amount of fat that is on your body, it is also possible to estimate the total percent of body fat on your body. Shop Skinfold Caliper at NutriActiva.com Types of Skinfold Calipers Disposable Plastic Digital Professional Scientific Note that one these categories are not exclusive of each other.  For example, one digital caliper...

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Compare the Best Skinfold Caliper **This is a general comparison of all calipers.   Please visit our store page to purchase calipers that we offer.** When choosing a skinfold caliper to buy it is important to know the durability, precision, and unique characteristics of the product.  Keep in mind this may be a product that you keep for life.  The prices are approximate prices in the United States. Compare skinfold caliper prices.  Skinfold calipers can cost from a couple USD dollars to more than 500 USD.  Here are the approximate prices of calipers in the United States in USD. Cost of Skinfold...

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  How to Choose a Formula for % Body Fat? The variety of formulas that have been developed to calculate the percentage of body fat can generate doubts and confusion in which it should be used, and which is the best to determine it. The choice should be based mainly on the evaluation of several aspects to be considered: Number of people to measure. Age and gender of the person(s) to be measured. Physical condition of the person(s) to be measured: if he is sedentary or with low- moderate physical activity (general population), if he exercises several hours a day...

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There are different ways to measure the  percentage of body fat, the main option is to be measured in a nutritional consultation, in consultation with a sports  doctor or in a gym, and what the above options have in common is that they are all a private place since you need a comfort space, because for the measurements people must be stress-free and with very little clothes. When deciding to perform this body fat calculation test at home, the following options should be considered: If you are the subject of measurement, the most recommended is that another person  (with knowledge...

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