Flowmeters designed for precision measurement in process applications

Two recently introduced flowmeters from McCrometer and Fluid Components International, intended for a variety of process applications in the food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and chemicals industries, are said to provide precision flow measurement and need almost no maintenance.

08/03/2005


Process Control
Wafer-Cone flowmeter from McCrometer is intended for small-line-size processes and many plant infrastructure tasks.

Two recently introduced flowmeters from McCrometer and Fluid Components International, intended for a variety of process applications in the food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and chemicals industries, are said to provide precision flow measurement and need almost no maintenance.

Wafer-Cone flowmeter from McCrometer is intended for small-line-size processes in need of precision flow measurement. Device is said to be an easy-to-install space-saving instrument that requires almost no maintenance and features long life.

Designed for liquid or gas service in line sizes from 0.5-6 in., the flowmeter is also suitable for many plant infrastructure tasks. Applications range from chemical injection or filtering in process lines to general plant needs, such as lines for natural gas, chiller water supporting burners or ovens, cooling systems, HVAC, and more. Flowmeter relies on differential pressure sensing technology and features built-in flow conditioning to achieve an accuracy of

Process Control
FlexMASSter ST98 flowmeter Series from Fluid Components International is designed for sanitary process applications in food, beverage, pharmaceutical, biotech, and chemical plants.

FlexMasster ST98 flowmeter Series from Fluid Components International is intended for high-purity process applications requiring precise gas flow measurement. Line features a 316L stainless steel thermal mass flow sensing element with an all-welded, wetted surface in a 10 or 15 Ra electro-polish finish.
Designed for sanitary process applications in food, beverage, pharmaceutical, biotech, and chemical plants, Models ST98HP and ST98UP support many gas flow measurement applications. ST98HP high-purity/sanitary flowmeter has a 15 Ra electro-polish finish with a 1-in. sanitary flange mated to a 316L inline flow tube. ST98UP ultra-high-purity flowmeter comes with a 10 Ra electro-polish finish with a 1 in. ultra-high-purity connector and sealing mated to a 316L inline flow tube. The flow tube is available with butt-weld or sanitary-flanged end-process connections. Series offers an accuracy of

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