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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.

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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The Many Types of Pressure Gauges in Measurement Industry

04/21/2021
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A gauge is essentially an instrument or device for measuring the magnitude, amount, or contents of something, typically with an analog or digital…

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Why Choose a Portable Multifunction Calibrator

04/07/2021
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If you're in the business of calibration, you probably have several high accuracy instruments that calibrate pressure, temperature, electrical,…

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Leak Testing: Identifying Leaks in Pneumatic Calibration Systems

03/24/2021
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When conducting the calibration of a pressure sensor, it is important to make sure there are no leaks in the connection between the sensor in the…

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Understanding Temperature Specifications for Pressure Instrumentation

03/10/2021
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What does it mean when a manufacturer refers to "temperature compensation" in the specifications of pressure products?

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How to Choose a Deadweight Tester: Five Things to Consider

02/23/2021
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Deadweight testers are available in a number of variants which makes choosing the right model for a particular application challenging.

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