PLC programming languages – blocks, lists, and ladders
PLC programming languages - Function Block Diagram, Instruction List, and Ladder Diagram Hallo, Leute. ¿Cómo están ustedes? Espero que estejam bem. Did you understand anything I said? If you didn't, don't worry. I just said hi and asked how y'all are doing! But I said that in German, Spanish, a ...
Product Review: Rosemount 5708 3D Solids Scanner
Product Review: Rosemount 5708 3D Solids Scanner Nowadays, companies working with radar level measurement for bulk solids have a new nightmare to ruin their sleep, known as the 3D level scanner (today's pick: the Rosemount 5708). This topic comes up more often now that Emerson has acquired APM. Bef ...
Vortex flow meters – what you need to know
Vortex flow meters - what you need to know If you have steam flow to measure, then you've heard of vortex flow meters. But do you really know how they work? Don't worry. Today we'll talk about that and more. You can use vortex flow meters in applications from water to gas, but one of the most co ...
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 ...
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, ...
17 Accomplishments in 2017
Visaya's Top 17 Accomplishments We had a wonderful time in 2017 and a lot to show for all of our hard work. Just to list a few, take a look at our top 17 accomplishments of 2017. We reached over 1 million unique users to our site We published 239 articles We published 349 Q&As ...
#WishIknew – What does vibration analysis detect?
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 what vibration analysi ...
Buyer guide: Emerson 475 and Yokogawa YHC5150X
Buyer guide: Emerson 475 and Yokogawa YHC5150X Welcome to our third buyer guide! This time we'll look at two handhelds on the market, the 475 from Emerson and the YHC5150X from Yokogawa. Let's check out the features of each device individually, then put them face-to-face so you can decide which one ...
#GoogleAsk – Answering 9 questions about temperature measurement
#GoogleAsk - Answering 9 questions about temperature measurement We all ask Google to answer our questions, right? And of course it has its own pros and cons. We get plenty of feeds, articles, and technical papers to widen our spectrum of knowledge, which is an amazing thing. On the flip side, have ...
Promass 200 output options
Which type of output options can I have with the Promass 200? I'd like a loop-powered HART device but with more output. Can I have that? ...