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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.

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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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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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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Adaptive Control: How Pressure Controllers Adjust to Changing Conditions

02/10/2021
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Ever wonder why your pressure controller may perform perfectly for one calibration but poorly for the next?

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Why are Pressure Reading Rates, Filters and Data Logging Important?

11/18/2020
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Pressure is used to determine other physical properties like flow, volume, level, force, weather system movement, wind tunnel air flow, or even…

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