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Radio frequency basics
Radio frequency basics

Any radio frequency (RF) discussion quickly expands to the entire technology surrounding the generation and propagation of a radio signal, or wave. A radio wave is an electromagnetic phenomenon like sound* and light. Radio waves act more like light than sound, however; RF travels at the speed of light. The overall... Read More

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Wireless temperature transmitter and adapter
Wireless temperature transmitter and adapter

Moore Industries' THZ WirelessHART Temperature solution combines The THZ Smart HART Temperature Transmitter and the Bullet WirelessHART Adapter by MACTek into one self-powered... Read More

Guided wave radar level transmitters
Guided wave radar level transmitters

Emerson Process Management's Rosemount 5300 Guided Wave Radar (GWR) level transmitters are certified to IEC 61508 for safety instrumented functions up to SIL 3. The certification means... Read More

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Dust monitor for particulate emissions
Dust monitor for particulate emissions

Yokogawa Corporation of America's DT450G dust monitor is designed to detect the qualitative level of dust or particulate matter by working off of the inductive electrification principle.... Read More

Ultrasonic flow meters
Ultrasonic flow meters

CSLFC Ultrasonic Flow Meters, available in various pipe sizes, are bi-directional, with field selectable flow ranges to 3000 GPM (11000 LPM), and are accurate to ± 0.75% of full scale. Maximum... Read More

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Enhancing piping, instrumentation diagrams to fit your needs
Enhancing piping, instrumentation diagrams to fit your needs

When I start work on a project, the first thing I do is get an understanding of the process that... Read More

Enterprise batch records and enterprise manufacturing intelligence
Enterprise batch records and enterprise manufacturing intelligence

In past blog posts where I’ve talked about enterprise batch records, I’ve also mentioned the... Read More

Program development: How to simplify a complex system
Program development: How to simplify a complex system

"If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough." - Albert... Read More

Converting control systems: Take the time to improve control strategy
Converting control systems: Take the time to improve control strategy

One of the most frustrating expressions I see in scope documents is, “Convert the existing control... Read More

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