Liquid level switches
Available in side-mount, vertical-mount and temperature/liquid level models, liquid level switches also come in high-performance versions.
Available in side-mount, vertical-mount and temperature/liquid level models, liquid level switches also come in high-performance versions. Produced in brass, stainless steel and plastic, the electromechanical switches open or close electrical circuits in response to a change in the level of a liquid. The switches operate with a float containing a permanent magnet riding on the surface of a liquid. A stem containing a reed switch guides the motion of the float; the switch is actuated by the magnet in the float.
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey