What should I know about electromagnetic flow meters (magmeter)?
What should I know about electromagnetic flow meters (magmeter)? So many devices - how do you choose! Don't worry, we can help. You know all options have pros and cons, not only from brand to brand but also from process to process. You also know that high-end models usually offer more than low-budg ...
Control valves basics – what you need to know
Control valves basics We've all used a valve or two in our lives, right? I hope so! Sink taps, shower taps, and so on are all valves that we use in our daily routines. Yes, I know some are hands-free, but most still aren't. Anyway, these aren't control valves. You have to manually set the position ...
Product Review: OMEGA FMG600 Series magnetic flow meter
Product Review: OMEGA FMG600 Series magnetic flow meter You're absolutely right, I didn't write many product reviews at the end of last year! I used that time to work on new types of content to find out if they could help our audience better. In that vein, I created our buyer guides, combining exis ...
The definitive guide to DeviceNet – All you need to know about it
The definitive guide to DeviceNet When we talk about process automation protocols, many names pop into our heads. We have analog as the most common, of course. Then for digital protocols, HART, FOUNDATION Fieldbus, and PROFIBUS PA usually come up first. However, you can find other ways out there to ...
What’s the difference between an ultrasonic and radar level transmitter?
My company has a new application, and we need to know the best principle for the level measurement. It's pretty simple, and I saw some references for ultrasonic level transmitters, but I've heard that we can use a radar as well. Which one should I choose? ...
What’s the best meter for diesel flow measurement?
Hey, I need the right flow meter - one with at least 0.75 percent accuracy - for an application. Could you help us? The pipe is 1" and the product is diesel, with the maximum temperature 40C, pressure 6 kg/cm2, and flow 3 m3/hr. We're using analog communication. Any ideas? ...
#WishIknew – What’s the difference between an accelerometer and a proximity sensor?
When you have a question about process automation that needs a short answer, let us know with #WishIknew and @Visaya! We’ll reply with a #WishIknew post. It’ll give a quick explanation, then some related articles, videos, or reviews if you want to know more. I wish I knew the difference between ...
Recap 2017 and the most-read articles of the year!
Recap 2017 and the most-read articles of the year! Hello, everyone! I hope you had a great Christmas and are hyped for New Year's Eve. With the new year ahead of us, it's time to look back at how we've lived in the past year and make our resolutions, right? With this look-back/plan-forward spirit, ...
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Digital Sales Engineer (f/m) We intend to use fresh perspectives to create a knowledge base for Process Automation that transcends brands and appeals to today’s generation as well as tomorrow’s.  Our dynamic team is located within in the heart of Berlin. In this independent setting, ...
Set up a differential pressure transmitter for level measurement?
I bought some DP transmitters to measure the levels in different applications, but I don't know how to set them up. Could you help please? ...