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COMPARISON OF EACH FLOW METER DETECTION METHOD [REPRESENTATIVE EXAMPLE]

Fluid / Electromagnetic Karman vortex Paddle wheel Floating element


Thermal type Diaphragm type Ultrasonic type Coriolis type
Parameters type type type type

Liquid Available Available Available Available N/A Available Available Available

Gas N/A Available N/A Available Available Available Available Conditional

Vapor N/A Available N/A Available N/A Available Conditional N/A

High temperature
Available Available Available Available Available Available Available Available
support

Micro flow Conditional N/A Available N/A Available Conditional N/A Available

Medium flow Available Available Conditional Available Available Available Conditional Available

Large flow Available Available Conditional Available Available Available Available Conditional

Viscosity Available N/A N/A Conditional N/A N/A Available Conditional

Slurry Available Conditional N/A Conditional N/A Available Available Available

Oil N/A N/A Available Available N/A Available Available Available

Accuracy Available Available Conditional Conditional Available N/A Available Available

Maintainability Available Available N/A N/A N/A N/A Available Available

Pressure loss Available Conditional N/A Conditional N/A N/A Available N/A
Fluid / Electromagnetic Karman vortex Paddle wheel Floating element
Thermal type Diaphragm type Ultrasonic type Coriolis type
Parameters type type type type

Air bubbles Conditional Conditional Conditional Conditional N/A N/A N/A Available