Temperature measurement

Instrumentation, application and installation.


 

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‘Smart scale’ applies to process instruments

The trend towards miniaturisation must be followed by manufacturers of process instrumentation.
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Improving productivity in a temperature calibration laboratory

A company uses lean manufacturing principles to improve laboratory quality and productivity in its temperature calibration laboratory.
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Integrated energy efficiency strategy for deep mine ventilation and refrigeration A study

A study, implementing a sequenced combination of cooperative projects on a typical mine, shows the potential for substantial annual savings.
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Improved performance monitoring of mine cooling systems

Mine cooling system components, such as chillers, are an integral part of a mine’s ventilation system.
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Rethinking maintenance procedures using IR thermometers

Non-contact temperature monitoring is an essential tool for ensuring the safety and reliability of equipment.
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Expansion thermometer - alternative to gas-actuated thermometer

In the field of mechanical temperature measurement, there are many different possibilities for measuring temperature; one of these is the expansion thermometer.
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Monitoring electrical systems with infrared thermometers

Light, rugged, and easy to use, a new line of non-contact infrared thermometers provides precise readings with 1 to 2% accuracy from distances of up to 20 metres.
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Non-contact temperature measurement using IR thermometers

Infrared (IR) thermometers allow non-contact measurement of surface temperatures by analysing the invisible, infrared spectrum emitted from an object.
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Calculation of thermowell strength to ASME PTC 19.3 TW-2010

Changes to the calculation basics of ASME PTC 19.3 TW-2010 have resulted in an improved simulation of the real operating conditions of the thermowell.
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Improving cooling system efficiency with pre-cooling

An energy efficient project on a refrigeration system in a South African mine resulted in higher efficiency without compromising production.
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Reasons to choose ceramic infrared heaters

Did you know that infrared heating provides significant advantages over conventional heating?
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Perfecting the thermal image

Thermography should be done properly if accuracy in temperature measurement is required.
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About multipoint thermocouple designs

Multipoint thermocouples, when designed correctly and with thought, will provide great dividends in fuel and energy savings, product uniformity, and safety.
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Growth of a temperature sensors business

A success story of a one man business that has grown to be an international business today.
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Factors that affect accuracy of temperature measurement

The ability to measure the temperature of a system accurately and with the required resolution depends on a variety of factors.
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Cooling off in harsh working environments

During the foundation stages of construction projects, personnel can often be working either underground or in confined and badly ventilated environments.
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