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Frequency Modulation for Improved Radar Level Measurement

Posted in Level on Tuesday, November 5th, 2019. No comments yet
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For those that still listen to FM radio over the airwaves given our increasingly streaming digital world, you may know that the FM stands for “frequency modulation”. Information such as the music you hear on an FM music station is encoded in the radio signal through subtle changes in the frequency of the signal. In […]

Successfully Applying Non-Contacting Radar in Black Liquor Mixing Tanks

Posted in Level, Pulp & Paper on Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019. No comments yet
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In the Kraft pulping process, wood fibers are separated, and resinous materials removed, using an alkaline (typically sodium hydroxide and sodium sulfide) cooking liquor, also known as white liquor. This process converts wood into cellulosic pulp used in the papermaking process. This digesting process turns the white liquor into black liquor, which contains: …lignin fragments, […]

Improving Floating Roof Tank Performance

Posted in Level, Tank Gauging on Tuesday, October 8th, 2019. No comments yet
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Bulk liquid storage terminals are a critical component in the energy industry supply chain between production and distribution. Floating roof tanks are commonly used to avoid having a vapor space or ullage between the liquid level and roof found in fixed-roof tanks. A Storage Terminals magazine article, Staying on the Radar, shared some thoughts from […]

Overcoming Citrus Processing Level Measurement Challenges

Posted in Food & Beverage, Level on Thursday, August 29th, 2019. No comments yet
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Just imagine that you’re an operator in a facility that makes concentrated orange juice and the production process requires you to manually check the levels of large processing tanks in the freezing process conditions. Parkas and gloves are a part of your work attire. These were the conditions as told in an excellent story told […]

How to Install a Rosemount Non-Contacting Radar Level Transmitter

Posted in Level on Wednesday, August 14th, 2019. No comments yet
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Here’s a quick one-minute YouTube video, Rosemount 5408 How To – Mechanical Installation showing the mechanical installation of a Rosemount 5408 Non-Contacting Radar level transmitter.