Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
July 11, 2013
Transcat, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 Ohio 000-03905 16-0874418
(State or other jurisdiction (Commission (IRS Employer
of incorporation) File Number) Identification No.)
35 Vantage Point Drive, Rochester, New York 14624
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
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(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 5.02  Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On July 11, 2013, Nancy D. Hessler, a director of Transcat, Inc. (the “Company”) whose term will expire at the 2013 annual meeting of shareholders, advised the Company that she will not be standing for re-election at the 2013 annual meeting.

Item 8.01  Other Events.
On July 10, 2013, the Company repurchased 100,000 shares of its common stock from an unaffiliated shareholder in a privately-negotiated transaction for $7.00 per share.  The transaction, which reflects the Company’s belief in the investment value of its common stock, was authorized by the board of directors and complies with the terms of the Company’s current credit facility.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated:  July 17, 2013
/s/ John J. Zimmer
John J. Zimmer
Senior Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer