Water level - shaft encoder (Thalimedes)

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Parameter to be measured:

Water level

Method:

Converts the water level (position of the floater) into binary code.

Equipment:

Shaft Encoder with integrated Data Logger for continuous level recording consisting of:

  • Shaft Encoder
  • Data Logger
  • floater
  • counterweight

Advantages:

  • Direct measurement of the water level (not temperature or pressure dependent)
  • relativly cheap
  • classical method of water level measurement
  • cable free data transfer
  • Event and continiuous data recording


Disadvantages:

  • fits only in 4' pipes or bigger

What to watch out for:

Problems/Questions:

Links

Projects that used the above equipment:

Manufacturer:

OTT Hydrometrie

Dealer:

OTT Hydrometrie

Manuals and other resources:

Leaflet

References

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