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In our blog you can expect informative articles on pressure and temperature calibration, testing and precision measurement. You will find solutions for your calibration requirements through our articles on industry specific applications, along with answers to common questions and a dialogue with experts.

What are Trade-offs Among Speed, Stability and Volume for Calibration?

10/13/2021
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When controlling pressure using a precision pressure controller in a calibration laboratory or in a production environment, there are inherent…

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How Control Stability Contributes to Total System Accuracy

09/29/2021
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Although control stability is easy to understand, it is often a confusing specification when considering overall system accuracy. The user of a…

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Does Measurement Resolution Always Indicate Higher Accuracy?

09/02/2021
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Resolution in Metrology, quite like the ones we make on New Year’s Day, can be perceived as a key indicator of the overall value of the…

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External Factors and Corrections in Pressure Calibration

08/23/2021
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Pressure calibrations are not just about recording the pressure value and comparing it against a known standard. As pressure measurements are…

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The Compressibility of Fluids: Media for Hydraulic Pressure Calibration

08/12/2021
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Assuming you’ve read part 1 of this blog topic, it’s safe to say we’re all experts in the compressibility of different fluids. Now, let’s focus on…

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The Compressibility of Fluids

07/29/2021
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When most people think of or talk about fluids, they usually mean liquids. This is not the complete picture. In fact, a fluid is a medium having…

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What is a Pressure Regulator and Difference Between Various Types?

07/14/2021
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Pressure regulators come in a variety of forms. The precision and the stability of the regulated pressure achieved can vary greatly with the type…

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Hydraulic vs Pneumatic Pressure in Calibration

06/02/2021
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At what pressure should you use pneumatic vs hydraulic media in a calibration?

Are there safety concerns when using either media?

What kind of…

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Air Buoyancy Correction in High Accuracy Pressure Calibration

05/26/2021
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Calibration labs typically use deadweight testers as their primary standard. The weights used to produce the pressure in these devices are…

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From Mercury to Digital: Various Types of Barometers for Measurement

05/13/2021
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A barometer is a pressure measurement device designed to measure atmospheric pressure, which is an absolute pressure caused by the weight and…

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