Pressure Measurement & Control


Innovative compact orifice plate

October 2018 Pressure Measurement & Control

Compact orifice plates can be used without difficulty for the measurement of liquids, gases and vapours. WIKA’s new compact orifice plate Model FLC-CO enables direct mounting of differential transmitters.

Differential pressure flowmeters are used in many technical applications. As primary flow elements, orifice plates represent the most common solution. Orifice plates are notable for their easy installation and management. The differential pressure generated by the primary flow element is normally transformed into an electrical signal proportional to the flow rate by a differential pressure transmitter.

Compact orifice plates enable the simple assembly of the measuring arrangement as a plug-and-play solution, through which significant cost savings can be achieved. Differential pressure transmitters and valve manifolds are attached via compact pressure points, eliminating the need for differential pressure lines.

For more information contact WIKA Instruments, +27 11 621 0000, sales.za@wika.com, www.wika.co.za


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