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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.

Temperature Probes as Reference for Calibrating with Dry Wells and Baths

04/23/2020
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Temperature dry wells and baths are a convenient solution for temperature calibrations, both in the field and in laboratories, because of their…

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Beyond Air Data: Pressure Measurement in Wind Tunnels

04/15/2020
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Wind tunnels are used around the world for measuring the effects of air movement around objects. Airplanes, automobiles, rockets and even…

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The Importance of Pressure Calibration in Ventilator Manufacturing

04/06/2020
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In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, demand for ventilators is high. Ventilators are complex medical devices that move breathable air, sometimes…

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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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Air Data Advancements Make Travel Safer

08/19/2019
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Most people have flown in an airplane during their lifetime. Some of us have even had the nerve-wracking moment of seeing another plane in the sky…

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Maximizing Efficiency by Automating Calibration

07/17/2019
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Many steps in calibrating an instrument - whether temperature or pressure - don’t actually involve calibration. Setting up weights, heating or…

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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 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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Analog Output from a Digital Pressure Transducer

08/02/2018
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Some digital pressure transducers on the market today are available with an analog output. Questions often arise about how the signal from the…

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How Does a Deadweight Tester Work?

06/07/2018
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A deadweight tester generates pressure by exerting a force (F) over an area (A), which is also the definition of pressure (P): P = F/A

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