Product Review: Eurotherm 6100A
Product Review: Eurotherm 6100A If you want to monitor a simple process or deploy a small batch application, some recorders on the market can do that more cheaply than a proper control system. I've used plenty of wireless recorders, connecting to the gateway using Modbus for local visualization. ...
Product Review: Honeywell Minitrend GR data recorder
Product Review: Honeywell Minitrend GR data recorder Data recorders are powerful tools for your application. Some vendors use different names - paperless or field recorders - but they still work the same way. You can monitor simple applications, combine advanced functions, create batch controls or ...
Output Promag P 300
How can I integrate the Promag P 300 into my control system? I'd like to know all the output and protocols available. ...
Comparison: OPTIMASS 7400 vs Proline PROMASS I 300
OPTIMASS 7400 vs Proline PROMASS I 300 I had a great time with my last flow measurement project in Brazil. The customer, a big Brazilian food company, had some natural gas to measure. This application only needed the totalization of the flow measurement, so it sounds easy, yeah? But it was outside ...
Product Review: Proline Promass I 300
Product Review: Proline Promass I 300 I saw an interesting discussion on a LinkedIn post. The post talked about a new kind of sensor shape for a Coriolis flow meter. One of the commenters said that this company copied his company's sensor design. I have to wonder. First, it's hard to find an ori ...
Android or iOS? How about both? Field device integration for the win (FDI FTW)!
Android or iOS? How about both? Field device integration for the win (FDI FTW)! Android here to stay or iOS all the way? Each operating system has its own quirks, and you choose your phone based on your needs, your habits, and your desires. Fair enough. But what do phones have to do with field devi ...
Protocols available – PROMASS Q 500
Our new project is using a PROFINET protocol. I was reading about using this kind of protocol on the field devices as well. Most of our flow meters here are from Endress+Hauser. Could you tell me which protocol is available for the PROMASS Q 500? ...
IIoT solution: Endress+Hauser, Pepperl+Fuchs, Samson, Hilscher, and SAP
IIoT - Industrial Internet of Things The hottest topics at automation events around the world are the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and Industry 4.0 concepts. We've gotten fancy speeches and fantastic ideas, but in the world outside the PowerPoint, we have yet to see real solutions on the ma ...
Recap Day 5 – Fieldbuses and calibration #HM17
Hannover Messe 2017 – 5th day #HM17 Hey hey, another day done and gone #HM17! We left after the fourth day, but we collected a lot of notes and pictures to share with you. Are you enjoying the Visaya live feed? We ran through the entire fair to bring you as much of the event as possible and to k ...
Protocol option for Micro motion 5700
I would like to know which kind of protocol it's available to the Micro Motion 5700? I want to have a PROFINET protocol. ...