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Insertion Flowmeters

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Differential Pressure Transmitters

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One of the most common, and most useful, pressure measuring…

Sliding-stem Valves

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A sliding-stem valve body is one where the moving parts slide with a…

An Analogy for Calibration Vs Ranging

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The concepts of calibration (trimming) and ranging are often difficult…

FOUNDATION Fieldbus H1 Protocol Data Link Layer

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Like so many other industrial data networks, FOUNDATION Fieldbus is an…

Indicators, Recorders, Process Switches and Alarms

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So far we have just looked at instruments that sense, control, and…

Ethernet networks: Repeaters, Cabling and Switching Hubs

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An engineer named Bob Metcalfe conceived the idea of Ethernet in 1973,…

High-reliability Control Systems

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As discussed at the beginning of this chapter, instrumentation safety…

Function Block Diagram (FBD) Programming

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Structured Text (ST) Programming

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A Comparison of PID Controller Tuning Techniques

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FOUNDATION Fieldbus H1 Protocol Physical Layer

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Layer 1 of the OSI Reference Model is where we define the…

Wastewater Disinfection Example

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The final step in treating wastewater before releasing it into the…

Basic Components Common to all Radio Systems

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“Radio” systems use electromagnetic fields to communicate…

On/off Electric Motor Control Circuits

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An electric motor is often used as a discrete control element in a…

Principles, not Procedures

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One of the marks of a successful problem-solver is a habit of applying…

Quantitative PID Tuning Procedures

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A quantitative PID tuning procedure is a step-by-step approach leading…

AC Motor Braking

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There are several different methods useful for causing an AC induction…

Pressure-based Flowmeters

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All masses require force to accelerate (we can also think of this in…

Capacitive Level Measurement

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Capacitive level instruments measure electrical capacitance of a…

4-wire “Passive” Versus “Active” Output Transmitters

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Some self-powered (4-wire) analog electronic transmitters are designed…

Radiation Level Measurement

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Certain types of nuclear radiation easily penetrates the walls of…

Interconnected Generators

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Any power grid large enough to meet the demand of an entire nation…

WirelessHART Radio Communication Standard

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An exciting development in industrial instrumentation is the…

Ratio Control

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Most people reading this book have likely had the experience of…

High-reliability Control Systems

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As discussed at the beginning of this chapter, instrumentation safety…

Temperature Switches

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A temperature switch is one detecting the temperature of some…

Pneumatic Sensing Elements

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Most pneumatic instruments use a simple but highly sensitive mechanism…

Comparison of Op-Amp Circuits With Analogous Pneumatic Mechanisms

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Self-balancing pneumatic instrument mechanisms are very similar to…

Digital PID Algorithms

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Instrument technicians should not have to concern themselves over the…

Insertion Flowmeters

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This section does not describe a particular type of flowmeter, but…

Structured Text (ST) Programming

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Differential (87) Current Protection

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One of the fundamental laws of electric circuits is Kirchhoff’s…

Assessing Student Learning

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As a general rule, high achievement only takes place in an atmosphere…

Differential Pressure Transmitters

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One of the most common, and most useful, pressure measuring…

Understanding Area, Volume and Common Geometry

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Area refers to the size of two-dimensional surface. Volume refers to…

True Mass Flowmeters

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Many traditional flowmeter technologies respond to the volumetric flow…

Controller Output Current Loops

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The simplest form of 4-20 mA current loop is the type used to…

Feedforward Control

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“Feedforward” is a rather under-used control strategy…

Analog Electronic PID Controllers

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Although analog electronic process controllers are considered a newer…