Article | October 21, 2019

Not All Differential Pressure Meters Are Created Equal

Source: McCrometer, Inc.
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(Graphic courtesy of McCrometer, Inc.)

Due to the dynamics of liquids and gases flowing through elbows, valves, pumps, and other pipeline structures, every flow-meter methodology has its own design limitations. Unlike Venturi meters, pitot tubes, orifice plates, and other devices, V-Cone meters provide highly accurate and reliable readings with minimal straight-pipe length restrictions and virtually no maintenance, in pipe sizes up to 120”.