Welcome to the Mensor Calibration Blog

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.

All posts by Trisha Tripathi

Calibration Applications as a Part of Everyday Life

06/17/2020
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When we hear the word “calibration,” we think of it as a process performed in laboratories for metrology or measurement technology. Rarely do we…

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How to Zero Absolute Pressure Transducers and Sensors

02/13/2020
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Zeroing absolute pressure transducers is significantly different than zeroing a gauge transducer. Absolute zeroing can be problematic because…

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What is the True Cost of Owning an Automatic Pressure Calibrator?

01/23/2020
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Automatic pressure controlling calibrators have risen in popularity with their ease of use, reduced resource requirement and fast, hassle-free…

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Is a One-Point Calibration Sufficient?

05/16/2019
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In calibrating pressure transducers and transmitters, a standard field practice is to perform a simple one-point calibration. This is performed at…

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Long-term Stability in Silicon Pressure Transducers

02/28/2019
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Long-term stability is one of the most important parameters that determine the overall measurement accuracy of a pressure sensor. Long-term…

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The Evolution of a Digital Deadweight Tester

10/11/2018
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Deadweight testers, or pressure balances, have been around a long time and are the first instruments that come to mind when thinking of primary…

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Contamination Prevention: Extend Life of Pneumatic Pressure Calibrators

03/29/2018
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Pneumatic pressure calibrators and controllers are designed to operate in clean dry air or nitrogen, but are often subjected to particulate, water…

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Deadweight Testers & Low Pressure Calibrations: Problems & Solutions

03/12/2018
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Low pressure differential and gauge calibrations require a calibration setup that is different as compared to its higher pressure counterparts.

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Pressure Testing Intra-aortic Balloon Catheters

03/05/2018
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The intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) is a mechanical device that assists the human heart in pumping blood by decreasing myocardial oxygen demand…

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Calibrating Hospital Bed Pressure Sensors to Reduce Ulcers in Patients

02/26/2018
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Patients who experience extended stays in the hospital often spend a good amount of time in a hospital bed. This prolonged non-ambulatory state…

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