What Is Overpressure & How Can You Prevent It?

What Is Overpressure & How Can You Prevent It?

Overpressure is the maximum pressure value that a pressure transducer, a device that measures pressure levels, can handle without affecting its performance or accuracy. Overpressure is often confused with burst pressure, which is the maximum pressure that the system...
What Are Rupture Discs?

What Are Rupture Discs?

Rupture discs are safety devices used for pressure relief in many different applications throughout the  industrial life science markets. Rupture discs have a defined breaking point that responds to a set pressure, preventing deflagrations and deformations in a system...
What Is An Ultrasonic Flow Meter?

What Is An Ultrasonic Flow Meter?

An ultrasonic flow meter is a type of volumetric flow meter that is used to measure the flow rate of a liquid. Ultrasonic flow meters are different from other types of volumetric flow meters because they use acoustic vibrations to measure flow rate, making them...
What Is A Rotameter & How Do They Work?

What Is A Rotameter & How Do They Work?

A rotameter, also known as a variable area flow meter or a gravity flow meter, is a device used to measure the volumetric flow rate of a gas or fluid. Rotameters have two main components: a tapered tube and a moving internal float. Rotameters are sometimes referred to...
Everything You Need To Know About Tri-Clamp Fittings

Everything You Need To Know About Tri-Clamp Fittings

Companies operating in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, and many other industries face specific challenges and regulations with their application’s equipment. Many of these challenges revolve around the fact that manufacturing systems need to be sanitary in order...