Flow Meter Measurement Errors

Flow Measurement Errors


Flow meters create a solid foundation of tracking fuel, water, steam, gas, etc. Certain flow meters are able to enhance the quality in specific industries like manufacturing, sewage, pharmaceutical and many more. Accuracy, versatility and suitability for direct mass flow data acquisition are advantages which frequently make Coriolis flow meters the solution of choice. With measurement, you want to make sure your flow meter is accurate and precise to get the right reading.

One thing that you should take note of is when a brochure lists a measurement error of <0.1 percent, this refers to digital devices operating under reference conditions. The measurement error in these situations is actually around one percent. The error percentages can be based on the measurement value or the measurement range or instrument range, or they can be listed as an absolute μA value.


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