Integrative pressure measurement in the smallest of spaces: WIKA has expanded its portfolio for OEM applications with the very compact MPR-1 piezo sensor module with standardised output signal.Read more
Pressure Control and Measurement
Fluid Pressure Control
Fluid pressure control is used to control and regulate the difference of pressure applied by liquids, gases and plasmas in hydraulic systems between two levels. Pressure control systems are found in almost every hydraulic system, and they assist in a variety of functions, from keeping system pressures safely below a desired limit to maintaining a set pressure in (part of) a circuit. Poor pressure control can cause major quality, safety and productivity problems.
Fluid Pressure Measurement
Pressure measurement of fluids is the measuring of a force per unit area applied by liquids, gates and plasmas. Pressure measurement of fluids can be either static (no motion) or dynamic (in motion). This Technology Zone offers an insight into the latest innovations in pressure control and measurement of fluids.
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WIKA has expanded its range of portable calibrators to include an instrument with integrated electric pressure pump. Besides, the new model CPH7650 pressure calibrator – designed within a robust case – is multi-functional: It also fulfils test tasks for the measurement parameters of voltage and current.Read more
KLINGENBERG – WIKA has expanded the application possibilities of its hygienic diaphragm pressure gauges of the PG43SA series: The model PG43SA-S is now also available in a version with ATEX approval. The pressure gauge can thus be used in hazardous areas for ignition protection type Ex h zone 1 (gas) and zone 21 (dust).Read more
BEREA, OH – NOSHOK is pleased to announce our re-engineered and expanded Piston Type and Diaphragm Type Differential Gauges.Read more
NewTek Noncontacting LVDT Position Sensors Provide Reliable and Accurate Measurement in Downhole Applications
PENNSAUKEN, NJ, NewTek Sensor Solutions offers standard and custom LVDT Position Sensors that operate with excellent reliability and infinite resolution in the high-pressure and high-temperature environments of downhole drilling applications.Read more
Quick-Cal™ Signal Conditioner Supports AC LVDTs with Intuitive Setup, Offers Cybersecurity Lockout and Tamper Detection
PENNSAUKEN, NJ – NewTek Sensor Solutions introduces the NT-C-6000 Quik-Cal™ LVDT Signal Conditioner that offers an intuitive AC LVDT set-up for quick configuration by non-technical personnel. Workers can set zero and full scale output using front panel push buttons while LED indicators provide prompts for the calibration process. Color-coded plug-in screw terminals further simplify equipment set-up. These smart signal conditioners even self-diagnose and indicate LVDT failure while providing cybersecurity lockout and tamper detection.Read more
PENNSAUKEN, NJ – NewTek Sensor Solutions introduces a miniaturized series of AC-operated position sensors with a lightweight and compact 3/8” diameter size that provides highly reliable linear position feedback in rugged industrial applications with tight space and weight restrictions.Read more