K-factor for Rosemount 8712

Flow Q&A

The measurement of my flow meter is not correct, and we're investigating what's happening here. Can you tell us how to check the K-factor on the transmitter?

Expert’s answer: How to check the K-factor for Rosemount 8712

Yes, of course we can show you how to check the K-factor for Rosemount 8712. This one is very easy. On interface of the transmitter, you should find a button labeled “Tube Cal No.” Press that and, voila! It will show you the K-factor right away.

Now, if you want to access the configuration using a handheld, then use the following steps:

  • Device > Basic Setup > Calibration Number.

That should give you exactly the same figure as the Tube Cal No. button.

If you want to read more about the 8712 setup, click here!

Magmeter on the market:

Other resources that might interest you

Rosemount 8712 damping time
What’s the maximum Rosemount 8712 damping time?

Rosemount 8712 testing
I want to test my transmitter conditions. Is there a tool that can simulate a flow meter?
Rosemount magnetic flow meter 8712 – low flow cutoff
I need to change our cutoff value because our magmeter is measuring without flow. How do you change the low flow cutoff on a Rosemount magnetic flow meter 8712?
Rosemount 3051S installation
We want to lower the temperature that our Rosemount 3051S is exposed to. How far away can we move the device from the process?
Related tags: commissioning Configuration Electromagnetic flow meter Flowmeter Magmeter
Comments
Hi! It's nice to see you're interested
If you want to ask a question, or you want to contribute and reply to post, you have to sign in. Don't worry, we won't send you newsletters without your permission!
K-factor for Rosemount 8712
Vortex flow meters for accuracy in steam measurement
How can I measure flow in low-conductivity products?
How does a thermal mass flow meter work?
How to set up a Micro Motion 2700 FOUNDATION Fieldbus through the display
See related devices