Output options in Micro Motion 5700
I would like to have a discrete output to do an action in a final element in a batch control, Can I have this option already available in the Micro Motion 5700? ...
Product Review: Endress+Hauser iTHERM TrustSens TM371
Product Review: Endress+Hauser iTHERM TrustSens TM371 Let's talk temperature! Today, we have an outstanding device for the food and beverage or pharmaceutical industries. Endress+Hauser has launched a new thermometer and kindly sent us one so we could learn more about it. Stick around and see the p ...
#WishIknew What is a temperature measurement system?
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, and reviews if you want to know more. I wish I knew what is a temperature mea ...
Comparison: SMAR TT301 vs Rosemount 644 Temperature Transmitter
SMAR TT301 vs Rosemount 644 You know what a fancy device has that a simple device doesn't? Diagnostics or a specific feature to avoid unscheduled downtime. All the bells and whistles boil down to pretty much that. However, some applications don't need these kinds of features. Still, I believe you s ...
Comparison: ALTImass TypeU vs Badger Meter RCT1000
Comparison: ALTImass TypeU vs Badger Meter RCT1000 We all have a tendency to think that flow meters with lots of advanced diagnostics or functions are the best on the market, don't we? But that's not always true. Diagnostics and other extras can add value to your application. However, if you don't ...
Product Review: Badger Meter RCT1000
Product Review: Badger Meter RCT1000 When we talk about flow measurement, you usually think of Coriolis flow meters, right? The Coriolis brings a lot to a process, measuring mass and volume flow, density, concentration, and so on. Furthermore, the installation doesn't require a specific inlet and o ...
4-20 mA loop test
How do I do the loop test? I'm working in a plant startup, and I need to do the loop test on all our 4-20 mA field devices. ...
Pneumatic PID controller
Pneumatic PID controller A while ago I wrote an article about proportional-integral-derivative (PID) controllers, where I talked about the idea behind them. You'll often find them in programmable logic controllers (PLC), using electronic elements such as capacitors and inductors. And if you studied ...
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems – Part I
Offshore and Onshore Flow Metering Systems - Part I Chapter One: The Journey of the Fellowship Commences To begin our journey on flow metering systems we are going to ask ourselves a question: Why the hell would anyone get oil offshore when they could get it onshore? The simple reason is that they ...
The definitive guide to time-of-flight (ToF) devices
The definitive guide to time of flight (ToF) devices Here we go again with another guide! If you haven't read our definitive guide to pressure transmitters, then definitely check it out. This topic actually relates to what you learned in our previous guide. Time of flight (ToF) devices measure ...