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Explosionproof Moisture Transmitter carries global certification.

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June 18, 2014 - Certified to CCSAUS, ATEX, and IECEx specifications, Easidew PRO XP uses ceramic moisture sensing technology and is rated for Class I, Div 1, Groups A/B/C/D. Hazardous area unit can measure dew points in gases from -110 to +20°C and 0–3,000 ppmV and dissolved water in liquids from 0–1,000 ppmW. Supplied in explosionproof casing with NEMA 4 rating, transmitter has 6,527 psi pressure rating, EN10204 3.1 material certified parts, and NIST/NPL 13-point calibration certificate.

Michell Instruments, Inc.

319 Newburyport Turnpike, Suite 207, Rowley, MA, 01969, USA

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New Globally Certified Explosion Proof Moisture Transmitter from Michell Provides Universal Solution

Press release date: June 16, 2014

Rowley, MA – Michell announces the latest addition to its Easidew line of moisture transmitters, the Easidew PRO XP. This new hazardous area transmitter meets the requirements of moisture measurement applications where explosion-proof rather than intrinsically-safe certification is needed.

The transmitter is housed in a tough, explosion-proof casing, which is rated NEMA 4. It is certified to CCSAUS, ATEX and IECEx specifications, making it acceptable in hazardous areas world-wide. As with its sister product, the Easidew PRO I.S., the Easidew PRO XP is capable of measuring moisture in both gases and liquids with outputs in dew point or ppm. This versatility makes it an ideal option for systems integrators and others, as they now can stock one moisture meter or hygrometer for all moisture measurement applications in hazardous areas.

Typical applications for the Easidew PRO XP include olefins production, oil refining and water dew point during production of compressed, liquefied or pipeline quality natural gas. The transmitter is rated for Class I, Div. 1, Groups A, B, C and D, so it may be used in hydrogen applications as well.

The Easidew PRO XP uses the latest ceramic moisture sensing technology from Michell, and is capable of measuring dew points in gases from -110°C to +20°C and 0-3000 ppmV. For dissolved water in liquids the measurement range is from 0-1000 ppmW. With a 450 bar (6527 psi) pressure rating, EN10204 3.1 material certified parts and NIST/NPL 13-point calibration certificate, it meets all the current demands of the processing industries.

The Easidew PRO XP is part of Michell’s service exchange program, which ensures that your process is virtually never offline.

About Michell Instruments
Michell Instruments Group is a worldwide leader in the field of moisture and humidity measurement solutions. With over four decades experience, Michell designs and manufactures a wide range of sensors, instruments and customized systems capable of measuring dew-point, humidity and oxygen in applications and industries as diverse as compressed air, power generation, petrochemical, oil and gas, food processing and pharmaceutical. Michell’s innovative products make processes cheaper, cleaner, more energy efficient and safe.

The Group has multiple manufacturing locations with their international headquarters located in Ely, UK and a North America sales and service headquarters located in Rowley, MA. It has its own facilities in 10 countries with an extensive network of factory trained application and service engineers, subsidiaries and distributors stretching across 56 countries.

Press Contact
Lindsay Zappala
Michell Instruments Inc.
lindsay.zappala@michell.com
978-843-7658

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