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Sensors, Vision July 1, 1998

Flowmeter offers easy setup

A self-contained flow transmitter can be set up before installation without requiring actual flow. The operator simply selects the appropriate flow range from the transmitter's setup menu; no further programming or calibration is required.

By Staff
Sensors, Vision July 1, 1998

Control varies fan speed in HVAC applications

SmartFan AC-VX Fan Speed Control for HVAC applications features automatic detection and adjustment for power factor, which permits efficient control of a wide range of single-phase PSC and shaded pole fans.

By Staff
Sensors, Vision June 1, 1998

Easy flowmeter selection

A free interactive CD-ROM sizes and selects vortex flowmeters. The program guides users through a process of entering application data, and calculates minimum and maximum flow rates, pressure drop, and other variables.

By Staff
Sensors, Vision June 1, 1998

Increasing centrifugal pump reliability

Tried and true centrifugal pumps have been used for years and should run troublefree. Improvements in containment, efficiency, and reliability have helped keep them among the workhorses of industry (Fig. 1).

By Joseph L. Foszcz
Sensors, Vision May 1, 1998

Flowmeters – 1998-05-01

Handbook contains 16-pp of practical ideas for applying Coriolis mass flow technology. Eighteen applications are presented for precision batch and continuous processing. The publication contains application diagrams and sample operating conditions.

By Staff
Sensors, Vision May 1, 1998

A new twist on level detection

I read with great interest your article on level indicators ("Selecting Liquid Level Detectors For Tanks," PE, February 1998, p 39, File 3599).

By Staff
Sensors, Vision May 1, 1998

Sensors and switches

A comprehensive sensors and switches catalog is divided into separate departments for level, flow, and pressure. Also presented are transducers and transmitters. Products are offered for high repeatability and reliability and ultra-pure applications.

By Staff
Sensors, Vision April 1, 1998

GOLD WINNERS

ELECTRICAL POWER East Penn Mfg. Co., Inc. Deka Dominator gel battery ELECTRIC MOTORS DRIVES, AND CONTROLS Status Technologies MotorSTATUS condition monitoring sensor LIGHTING Hubbell, Inc.

By Staff
Sensors, Vision March 1, 1998

Choosing The Right Chain Hoist

Plant engineers and maintenance personnel understand that hoists play an ongoing vital role in the manufacturing environment. Hoists lift materials and move finished products, while taking abuse in the process.

By Robert Olson
Sensors, Vision March 1, 1998

Using Control Valves To Optimize Cooling Water System Efficiency

The expense of treating water for use in cooling towers, boilers, and other plant applications is rapidly increasing.

By Edmond P. Ilg