Flow Indicators

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Alicat Releases Gas Select 6.0 Firmware for its Mass Flow Meters and Controllers

April 6, 2016

New user-selectable engineering units, better control and faster data with new control software Tucson, Arizona – Alicat Scientific has updated its Gas Select™ firmware for Alicat mass flow meters, mass flow controllers and pressure controllers. Gas Select 6.0 improves user control and data speed, adding features that enable users to make changes to instruments without a factory visit. ... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Hoffer Oil, Gas and Subsea Flow Metering Solutions at OTC 2016

March 2, 2016

Hoffer Flow Controls, Inc. will exhibit at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), May 2nd through the 5th at the Houston NRG Park. Visit us at booth #2326 to see our latest flow measurement solutions for the oil and gas industry. We will be exhibiting high performance Subsea flow meters all designed and constructed to individual customer specifications for use in subsea BOP control... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Hoffer Flow Meters to Be a Part of the Upgrade to the H-53 U.S. Navy Helicopter Fleet

December 14, 2015

Hoffer Flow Controls, Inc. recently received a new contract to supply 575 fuel flow meters as a part of the U.S. Navy's H-53 heavy lift helicopter fleet upgrade.  The most powerful helicopter in the U.S. Military, H-53 helicopters perform many tasks within the U.S. Military including heavy lifting, transport of supplies, combat search, rescue missions and mine sweeping to clear vital... Read More

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

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rayotek: Seeing Under Pressure

August 19, 2015

Rayotek Safer Viewing of Hostile Marine Environs. Rayotek designed the 7.5 ft. diameter glass sphere for Triton’s 36000/3 Submersible. According to Bill Raggio, Rayotek Scientific isn’t specifically a maritime company, but it definitely is part of San Diego’s “Blue Economy.” “We’re both an engineering company and a sapphire and glass manufacturer. We make specialized glass for... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Data Logging Rate Indicator includes 2 totalizers and Modbus.

March 27, 2015

Configurable for 4–20 mA loop- or battery-powered service, LCD HIT-4U features 6-digit rate display as well as separate 8-digit resettable and non-resettable flow totalizers. Multi-drop Modbus serial port allows 2-way communication and configuration with remote devices; full front panel operation negates need to open explosionproof enclosure, which is accessed via included magnetic pointer; and data logs are part of unit menu (also accessible without opening enclosure). Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Robotics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Indicators and Pick-to-Light Sensors use Modbus RTU protocol.

March 25, 2015

Comprising multicolor indicators and pick-to-light sensors, K50 Modbus Series enables flexible communication and simplified setup of single device or multi-point applications. Multicolor indicators come in standard dome, daylight visible, beacon (perimeter), and beacon (perimeter and center) with configurable flashing and strobe options. For error-proofing and parts-verification applications, pick-to-light sensors have illuminated dome and come in polarized retro-reflective or fixed-field models. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Aerosol Mass Monitor measures 4 ranges.

March 3, 2015

Weighing just 28 oz, Met One Model 831 provides data of 4 mass ranges (PM1, PM2.5, PM4, PM10) in one minute. Unit features 2 front-panel buttons that accompany rotary scroll wheel. Sample history is viewed on display or data may be exported via USB port using included software. Capable of storing up to 2,500 sample events, monitor operates on battery power for 24 hours of intermittent use and up to 8 hours of continuous use. Recharge time is 2.5 hours. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Sight Glasses target plant oil extraction industry.

December 16, 2014

Constructed with AISI 316 SS housings and GE-124 quartz windows bonded with FDA-approved quartz-based fill, High-Pressure Sight Glasses feature operating pressures up to 7,040 psi internal and 580 psi external, suitable for CO2- and butane-based systems. Chemically inert units are tested in accordance with Pressure Equipment Directive for vessels exceeding 10 L. Available in 1–2 in. sizes in ½ in. increments, glasses enable non-distorted viewing of process while operating from -60 to +220°C. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

R744 Refrigeration Industry Uses Encole CO2 Sight Glasses

November 12, 2014

San Jose, California — To meet the demands of the higher operating pressures of the R744 refrigeration systems, industry leaders are turning to Encole LLC to find solutions in sight glass technology. Refrigeration, Cooling and Air Conditioning industry is starting to use CO2 gas as the environmentally friendly refrigerant. Known under brand name R744, the new refrigerant is naturally abundant.... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cyclops is in the News - Lets Get Cracking!

November 3, 2014

Cyclops Industries, based in South Charleston, has been keeping workers at local chemical plants safer since 1959, when Kim Mack's grandfather started the company. Cyclops' sight glasses allow products in process tanks and pipelines to be viewed in a safe manner. In the 1980s, as companies around the world became more safety conscious, Cyclops saw a future in exports. Today, Mack... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Sight Glasses are designed for use with Hydrogen Sulfide.

October 15, 2014

Designed for Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) service at temperatures from -60 to +426°C, H2S sight glasses are constructed from corrosion resistant materials without use of exotic diamond-amorphous coating techniques. C-276 Hastelloy housing features C-Axis Sapphire windows and internal, all-metal C-seal made from INCONEL® Alloy 718. Exhibiting optical clarity, glasses allow non-distorted viewing of process behind window while withstanding up to 5,000 psi (internal) and 580 psi (external). Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Test & Measuring Instruments

Jacoby-Tarbox Celebrates 100th Year Anniversary

August 7, 2014

STRONGSVILLE, OH – The Clark-Reliance Corporation is honored to announce that its Jacoby-Tarbox® brand of safety sight flow indicators and sight windows has achieved its 100th-year anniversary. Founded in 1914, Jacoby-Tarbox has been a continual innovator in the development of sight flow products to verify industrial process conditions in piping, vessels and equipment. The company was the... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

High Pressure Sight Glasses feature optically clear design.

July 8, 2014

Available in NPT, SAE, and Metric-threaded fittings, High Pressure Sight Glasses allow non-distorted viewing of process behind window, while retaining high pressure performance and corrosion resistance. Products are commonly used in process industries, including refrigeration and energy generation, as well as imaging systems or applications where perfect optical clarity is required. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Endress+Hauser Introduces Three New Products to Their Indicator Portfolio

June 13, 2014

Process automation supplier completes its field indicator line with the addition of three new products designed to maximize visibility of multiple process values. GREENWOOD, INDIANA, – Endress+Hauser, one of the world's leading suppliers of measurement instrumentation, services, and solutions for industrial process engineering, has officially introduced three new products to their field... 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

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Process Meter offers dual alarm relays with flash function.

February 3, 2014

Able to connect with various sensors to list several values, 1.34 in. deep N1540 Universal Indicator can be fully configured via front keypad or USB interface for one-step operation. Current readings are shown on bright, 14 mm display with programmable indicating range for readings from -1999 to 9999. Along with adjustable offset and digital filter, features include detachable wire connectors and user-settable sampling rate as high as 50 measurements/sec. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Powder Angle of Repose - Flowability Tester BEP2

October 9, 2013

The widespread use of powders in the pharmaceutical industry has led to a proliferation of test methods for measuring powder flow and density. The BEP2 is an easy to use, small footprint instrument that provides a cost effective method for measuring the flowability of powders as specified in the US Pharmacopoeia Chapter 1174 and European Pharmacopoeia Chapter 2.9.36. It also has applications... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

NEW High Power Magnification

August 5, 2013

Vision USA – NEW High Power Magnification! Task Vision High Power +4.00, +5.00, and +6.00 glasses with aspheric lens. Aspheric lens designs reduce or eliminate distortions for a wider field of view and better peripheral vision by focusing incoming light. By virtue of design, aspheric lenses are thinner and lighter. Our Task Vision working or reading glasses are available in Classic unisex... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

PTFE-Lined Sight Flow Indicator serves in harsh applications.

June 7, 2012

Coated to handle corrosive chemicals, PTFE lined sight flow indicator provides clear view of corrosive chemical processes at temperatures to 500°F. Flanged unit, with window as sole exception, has PTFE PFA lining that covers all surfaces subject to chemical exposure. For demanding applications, shields made of FEP®, KEL-F®, or mica are also available to protect sight glass. Available in 7 sizes from 1-8 in., models come in 150 or 300 psi versions with drip tube or flutter flow indicators. Read More