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Wednesday 23 November 2016

Thermocouple Type K: Type K (Chromel®–Alumel®) is the most common general-purpose thermocouple. It is inexpensive, and a wide variety of probes are available in its −200 °C...

Making Sense of Sensors- Popular Thermocouple Types - Table
Wednesday 23 November 2016

Thermocouple Type T: Type T (Copper-Constantan) thermocouples are suited for measurements in the −200 to 350°C  (-330 to 660°F) range. They are often used as a...

Making Sense of Sensors- Popular Thermocouple Types - Table
Wednesday 23 November 2016

Thermocouple Type N: Type N (Nicrosil/Nisil) thermocouple has a Nicrosil (nickel-14%, chromium-1.5%, and silicon) positive leg, and a Nisil (nickel- 4.5%, silicon-1%, and magnesium) negative leg....

Tuesday 15 November 2016

Pyrosales was issued with the Australian / New Zealand Certification Scheme for: ‘Explosion-protected Electrical Equipment’ The AnzEx Certificate was issued on the basis of an...

Hazardous Area Temperature Sensors
Tuesday 15 November 2016

When installing sensors in a hazardous area, there is a requirement to install a sensor that is suitable and approved for use in that hazardous...

Thermowell Materials Selection Guide
Tuesday 15 November 2016

Thermowells are recommended whenever a temperature element is to be inserted into a process where corrosion, pressure, abrasion, or shear forces may threaten the life...

How to install fire survival cables
Tuesday 15 November 2016

There are several methods to install fire survival cables. The Installation Instructions for MICC Fireproof Wiring Cable details the various methods and provides relevant information...