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Float level switches in liquid applications

October 2013 Sensors & Transducers

Finetek offers a range of instruments that can be used in the measurement of liquids in various industries including water treatment, petrochemical and food & beverage. One of the most popular ranges is the FC/FD float level switches.

These floats have a permanent magnet inside. When the float is moved into the proximity of the reed switch inside the stationary stem, the reed switch ‘snaps’ the contact together and closes the electrical circuit. When the magnetic field is moved away from the reed switch, the circuit opens.

The switches are manufactured in a simple design for reliability and cost effective pricing and are extremely compact for installation in confined spaces. The series is UL approved.



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