Level Gages

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Eliminate the Need for Battery Characterization and Speed Time to Market with ModelGauge(TM) m5

June 2, 2016

Maxim Integrated offers industry's first stand-alone fuel gauge with SHA-256 authentication; prevents pack cloning. SAN JOSE, Calif. - Implementing pack-side battery gauges in portable devices is now easier and more secure with the ModelGauge™ m5 portfolio of MAX17201/MAX17205 and MAX17211/MAX17215 from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM). -- More information about...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Boiler Water Level Indication System Receives U.S. Patent for Self-Diagnostic Technology

April 5, 2016

STRONGSVILLE, OH– The Clark-Reliance Corporation has announced that it has been awarded a U.S. Patent for its Eye-Hye SmartLevel™ system for remote indication of water level for power and process boilers. The patent recognizes the uniqueness of the system’s self-diagnostic technology, which intelligently monitors the condition of its sensing probes, and can clearly determine their...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Accurate 79 GHz Radar increases liquid level measurement accuracy.

March 16, 2016

With 79 GHz transmission frequency, Micropilot NMR81 produces sharply focused microwave beam angle of 3° or 4° that ensures safe and reliable measurements without any interfering signals even in narrow tanks with baffles and down to bottom of tall tanks. Measuring ranges reach up to 70 m, and instrument measures up to 30 m with accuracy to ±0.5 mm in custody transfer applications. Product is also equipped with gas-tight feed-through and fulfills all API and OIML requirements.
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Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Liquid Level Indicator has non-electric, dual-chamber design.

September 28, 2015

Incapable of freezing, nitrogen-filled model 5101 has front chamber that houses readily viewable color flag and another housing that holds magnet and float. These separate chambers, manufactured with either Brass or 316 SST, can be mounted into female spud and ensure that front flag indicator never comes in contact with liquid being measured. Design also allows use in hazardous locations. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

L&J Engineering Adds Floating Roof Retroreflector

July 8, 2015

Hillside, IL– Today LJ Engineering, an industry leader in the level gauging market hasadded an all new Floating Roof Retroreflector to its evolution series of Radar Level Gauges. For level gauging purposes, if floating roof tanks do not have stilling well access for mounting a Radar Level Gauge, the application for Radar often leads to the decision to"Shoot the Roof".The definition ofthis...Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Liquid Level Gauge offers solid glass top option.

February 12, 2015

With added option, exposed calibration on top of Therma Gauge is available in all glass, making gauge more durable when it is outside and exposed to elements. Glass gauge will withstand virtually any amount of sun exposure and heat, replacing cracked, cloudy, warped, or discolored plastic tops. Solid Glass Calibration can be ordered as add-on option for new gauges or as Solid Glass Repair Kit to upgrade current gauge in field. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Transmitter/Receiver Pair enables wireless level measurement.

July 11, 2014

Able to maintain line of site communications over distances up to 125 ft, Wireless Level Measurement Transmitter and Receiver platform is intended for liquid level (0.0–34.6 ft) measurement. Transmitter sends updated level data and battery condition data once every second, while receiver reads that information and provides analog 4–20 mA output and SCADA register data. RS-232 serial port (Ethernet optional) allows connection to SCADA system for remote monitoring. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

ABB Automation and Power World announces online education series

June 9, 2014

 SmartStream digital conference Optimizing technology for the changing face of industry on June 4, 2014  CARY, N.C. -- ABB’s Automation and Power World (APW) announces a new online education series. The first SmartStream Digital Conference, Optimizing technology for the changing face of industry, will take place on June 4. The conference will grant exclusive access to ABB’s...Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

L&J Engineering at ILTA

April 30, 2014

Hillside, IL — L&J Technologies will be exhibiting products at ILTA this year in BOOTH 900 that specifically addresses some of the biggest issues affecting storage terminal operators in their facilities. We offer solutions for API 2350 with overfill protection products from our full line of radar level gauging, to independent high level alarms, as well as tank conservation products to reduce...Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

New VDO PRT Tach and 356 Replica Gauges Debuting at 2014 Hot Rod and Restoration Show

April 1, 2014

• Full line presentation of instruments and accessories at booth # 465 Allentown, PA – Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket, manufacturer and supplier of VDO OE-engineered instrumentation and replacement parts for the custom truck and car enthusiast market, will introduce two new gauges at the Hot Rod and Restoration Show in Indianapolis, IN. The new products include the VDO PRT...Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Liquid Level Gages offer adjustable centerlines.

February 13, 2014

Compensating for variances that can occur during production of plastic tanks, nylon liquid level gages accommodate centerline distances up to ¼ in. longer or shorter than specified measurement for total adjustability of ½ in. Adjustment can be made by hand, facilitating installation, and features include round Trogamid nylon sight that is clear and durable. Gages are available with centerline measurements from 6–36 in., and red line on back of sight enhances liquid level visibility. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Proximity Switch monitors tank vent relieving.

December 10, 2013

Operating on single lithium battery for at least 1 year, Model MCG 1097 can send signal to notify operator when pressure device is relieving. Information can be monitored and tracked, avoiding guesswork. Using proprietary algorithms, switch instantaneously sends back any alarm conditions as well as continuously checks battery conditions. If battery should get low or any abnormal condition should occur, switch will notify host MCG 7030 Touch Panel Alarm Monitor. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Bell Selects Ametek Fuel Quantity Gauging System for New 525 Relentless Helicopter

November 1, 2013

WILMINGTON, MA— The Sensors Fluid Management Systems (SFMS) business unit of AMETEK Aerospace & Defense, has been selected by Bell Helicopter, a subsidiary of Textron, Inc., to supply the fuel quantity gauging system (FQGS) and remote fuel display panel for the new Bell 525 Relentless super medium helicopter. The AMETEK FQGS consists of multiple custom-designed, active capacitance type fuel...Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

UTC Aerospace Systems Has Been Selected by Airbus for Single-Aisle Aircraft Common Fuel Gauging System

June 27, 2013

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - PARIS AIR SHOW - UTC Aerospace Systems has been selected by Airbus to supply a common fuel gauging system for its single-aisle aircraft. UTC Aerospace Systems currently provides the full fuel gauging system for the Airbus A321 aircraft. This selection adds the A319, A320 and A320neo platforms. Initial production hardware deliveries will begin in Q1 of 2014. The system was...Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless System targets operators of oil and gas terminals.

June 12, 2013

Combining wireless-enabled products, services, and productivity tools tailored for terminal operators, OneWireless™ Terminal Solution includes ISA100-compatible Honeywell Enraf SmartRadar FlexLine wireless radar gauge, which utilizes integrated radio to send tank level measurements securely and wirelessly to central control room. FlexLine is also used as data concentrator, collecting data from local tank instruments and sending it wirelessly through same ISA100 network. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Brass Digital Gage gives accurate gas pressure readings.

May 24, 2013

Model BDG-01 Brass Digital Gauge measures gas pressure with ±0.5% of full-scale accuracy. Featuring brass wetted material, unit is suitable for various gas applications. It requires minimal effort for installation and includes user-selectable units of measure, so one gauge can be used for various pressure scales. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Honeywell Improves Environmental Protection and Operator Safety for U.S. Inland Barge Fleet

April 30, 2013

Operators Increasingly Turning to Honeywell’s HERMetic Technology to Ensure Safer and More Reliable Operations and Measurements HOUSTON-- Honeywell (NYSE:HON) reported today that operating companies of all sizes within the United States inland barge market are turning to Honeywell’s Tanksystem portable level gauging and sampling technology to optimize custody transfer measurements and...Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Tank Level Meter displays level in feet and inches.

April 2, 2013

Featuring explosion proof design for safe or hazardous environments, PD6801 ProtEX™ F&I Level Meter has 0.6 in. high upper display that shows level in feet and inches and 0.4 in. lower display that shows volume, percent, or custom tag programmable for any 7 alphanumeric digits. Backlit meter can be read under various lighting conditions, and from viewing angles up to ±40°. Housed in NEMA 4X enclosure, meter has Safe-Touch through-glass buttons that allow operation without removing cover. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Measure Low DP High Static Pressures in Harsh Media Applications

March 29, 2013

The heavy-duty Ashcroft Type 5503 differential pressure gauge provides reliable low differential pressure measurement in high static, wet-wet media applications. Equipped with wetted materials of 316SS or Hastelloy C, the rugged Type 5503 DP pressure gauge is specifically designed to monitor a wide variety of caustic liquids and gases. 4" and 6" dial face versions are available in ranges from...Read More

HVAC, Test & Measuring Instruments

Magnetostrictive Level Gauge provides continuous measurements.

March 20, 2013

Designed to measure product and interface levels, MCG 8153 Flexible Magnetostrictive Level Gauge features multi-protocol capable digital output for new and existing systems. Five temperature sensors are embedded in probe at different levels to provide average temperature measurement of product. With flexible probes in lengths up to 70 ft, gauge can be installed in nearly any type of storage or process vessel, aboveground or underground. Mounting options include NPT or flange connection. Read More