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Digital Readout Flow Monitors

TURCK 7/23/2018

TURCK: Delivering Advanced Automation Products

As the market for automation components continues to evolve and requires smarter, smaller, more robust sensing and productivity products, TURCK is rising to meet these challenges with a complete offering of automation components. Established as the industry's leading brand in proximity sensors, the TURCK name is synonymous with high-quality, rugged sensing products. Now users can expect that same quality in an expanded offering of automation products that will help improve their processes and profits.

A Digital Read Out Flow Sensor for Your Flow Monitoring Applications

The rugged design and high repeatability of TURCK's Digital Read Out (DRO) flow sensor brings a new level of reliability to flow monitoring. This self-contained, fully programmable sensor allows for both flow and temperature monitoring, and features a highly visible three-digit display that can alternate between flow rate and media temperature when required.

Digital Readout Flow Monitors

The DRO flow monitor allows the user to program set points specific to an application, and can be programmed to perform in many different media, such as water, glycol and Galden HT110. If the fluid is a glycol/water mix, the percentage of glycol can be selected so that the monitor can adjust to each unique application without the need for factory calibration. The DRO flow monitor has an adjustable filter to smooth out a variety of erratic flow conditions, and is able to monitor changes in flow as low as 0.2 gallons per minute (GPM) or as fast as 12 GPM.

This unique flow monitor can be programmed with two different set points to reflect flow rate. It can be programmed to have one set point monitor flow and one point monitor temperature. A model with 4 set-points is also available, where two points monitor flow and two points monitor temperature. And an analog current monitor is available with one set-point.

The DRO flow monitor also features programmable on and off time delay functions, and allows the user to define hysteresis for both the flow and temperature set-points. It is manufactured with a standard eurofast ® M12 connector, has a pressure rating of 145 psi, and can be ordered with a number of different fluid connections; making the DRO flow monitor an economical solution for your demanding flow applications.

Typical Applications:

• Weld Tip Protection
• Transformer Cooling
• Semiconductor Chamber Cooling
• Hot Roller Coolant

Solid-State with No Intrusive or Moving Parts

The DRO flow monitor is an in-line device that approximates flow rate without disrupting the flow. Typical flow monitors often need to be installed by a specialist so that the monitor is precisely oriented to the direction of flow. These devices are also prone to material build up, which can affect the accuracy of the monitor.

The DRO flow monitor is a solid-state device that operates on the calorimetric principle, resulting in a sensor with no moving parts that can break or become lodged in the pipeline. This technology, combined with the in-line mounting of the sensor, allows the DRO flow monitor to perform dependably in a variety of demanding applications without concern for flow restriction or expensive downtime.

Digital Readout Flow Monitors

Product Features

• Selectable Media Inputs
• Flow/Temperature Readout
• User Programmable Set-Points
• User Programmable Keypad
• Mounts Directly Into Pipeline
• 3 Digit - Highly Visible Display
• Adjustable On and Off Delay
• Adjustable Filtering
• Low Pressure Drop
• Solid-State Device
• Stainless Steel Wetted Parts
• Password Protected Programming

Selectable Media

• Water
• Deionized Water
• Ethylene Glycol (0-70%)
• Galden HT110
• Galden HT135