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LVCS Vertical Float sensor

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  • Continuous level sensing in 4 standard sizes 250, 500, 750 and 1000mm.
  • Custom sizes available to order.
  • 316L Stainless Steel as standard.
  • A cost effective solution to multipoint and continuous level monitoring.

MECHANICAL DATA

Dimensions
Standard sensing length "L" = 250mm, 500mm, 750mm and 1000mm other lengths are available - contact factory. Minimum inside tank depth dimension "D" see table Minimum liquid level sensed 40mm Dead space at top "Y" 50mm Float diameter 55mm max. Stem diameter 12mm.

Mounting
Vertical - ½" BSP clearance. Maximum tank wall thickness of 4mm.

Wetted Materials
316L stainless steel.

Sensor Head
Aluminium.

ELECTRICAL DATA

Electrical Supply
15VDC to 24VDC at 24mA.

Temperature Stability
Offset drift ± 2µV / 0C.

Output
4 to 20mA into 500R minimum, at rated supply voltage.

User Connections
4 way terminal block. 2 supply and 2 output.

 

MEASUREMENT ACCURACY

Resolution
5mm (Lower resolution sensors are available Contact factory).

Due to the variability of components and other factors outside our control, in certain circumstances the output of this sensor may be non-monotonic.

If this could cause a problem in your application please call our technical sales department to discuss ways of managing the effect.

ENVIRONMENTAL DATA

Pressure Range
3100 kPa (450psi)

Temperature Range
316L Stainless steel -20°C to +120°C

Specific Gravity
Float 0.65

PRODUCT TYPE NUMBER

Deeter LVCS -
250mm = 1
500mm = 2
750mm = 3
1000mm = 4

Example: LVCS-3 describes a sensor suitable for a tank (inside dimensions) of depth 870mm minimum with an active length of 750mm capable of measuring liquid levels to a resolution of 5mm in the range of liquid levels from 40mm to 790mm measured inside the tank.
   
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