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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.

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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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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Pressure Transducer Application for Engine Test Cells

01/06/2021
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Manufacturers in automotive and aerospace engineering use internal combustion engines to drive an aircraft or vehicle. These engines are tested…

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Does Any Gas Media Work for Pneumatic Pressure Calibrations?

11/04/2020
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Pressure calibration devices like controllers, calibrators and transducers are usually labeled for either pneumatic or hydraulic media. As the…

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What Does k=2 Mean in Accuracy and Uncertainty Specifications?

10/15/2020
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Do you ever question the accuracy and uncertainty specifications of your favorite calibrator? Maybe you've received a calibration certificate for…

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Planning for End of Life and End of Service for Calibration Equipment

09/16/2020
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It can be a source of confusion and concern when you receive end of life (EOL) or end of service life (EOSL) notifications for your trusted…

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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 Accurate Should My Calibrator Be?

05/28/2020
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Calibrators and calibrations cost money, and the more accurate the calibrator is, the more expensive it is. So, a very important question when…

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