ACME
Measurement Instrumentation
Control Equipment and Experience
for Indiana's Process Control Needs

Level Measurement

Key Terms:

  • Point:  Usually a discrete level switch at a high or low location on the vessel. 
  • Continuous:  An analog level transmitter which senses vertically along the vessel's height.
  • Contact:  A wetted device or probe that protrudes into the process.
  • Non-Contact:  A remote sensing device which does not physically touch the process.
What we typically need to know:
  • Vessel description
        Dimensions
        Existing process connections
        Drawings
        Internal obstructions
  • Media to be sensed
        Temperature
        Pressure
        State
        Dielectric
  • Type of output with coarse or fine accuracy desired
  • Electrical classification and power available
Non-contact continuous level measurement can be achieved with microwave radar, nuclear, ultrasonic, and other technologies.
 
 
Accuwave being installed.
New Application? Engineering Questions?
Level Measurement Problems?
Talk to an Applications Specialist
 
ACME Process Equipment Company, P.O. Box 856, Carmel, IN 46082
Phone (317) 846-3321, Fax (317) 846-3328, Email info@acmeprocess.com

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