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The LM80 laser level transmitter is used to measure salt in pellet form. The LM80 Laser is a high performance laser transmitter that precisely measures level, distance and position over long ranges in extreme environments.
The ABB LM80 Laser level transmitter has been highly successful in manufacture, conversion and recycling of plastics on storage silos. Applications have been on plastic pellets and flakes. Figure 1 shows the ABB LM80 Laser level.
A key step in beer brewing is adding hops to the malt-based liquor. The Hops are used for flavoring the beer and making it more or less bitter. Level sensors are needed in order to automate the addition of hops and these are used for monitoring 2 parameters in the hop bins.
A water meter is a device that measures the amount of water being used by a consumer. This article describes the basic function of a water meter and a velocity meter.
A tide gauge is an equipment used for measuring the changes in sea level with respect to a height reference surface.
This article provides an overview of intrusion detection systems, how these products work and some of the main products on the market.
Measuring electrical conductivity in liquid substances is a highly powerful diagnostic and analytical tool in a range of application in spite of its simplicity.
Cranes require regular maintenance for safer operation through the replacement of components that have reached their service life.
Experimental stress analysis is based on the principle of strain measurement. Initially bulky mechanical devices were used for measuring strain that displayed strain using a lever ratio of one thousand or more.
In the world of weighing technology, fierce competition results in ever greater price pressure. At the same time, market trends are dictated by requirements of customers who seek genuine innovation, quality and optimum reliability.