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Pressure Gauges

Pressure gauges

How to Choose the Right Pressure Gauge

Pressure gauges measure the pressure in either a compressed gas or liquid and are imperative to many applications and processes. They are utilised across a wide range of industrial and general industries. For example, pressure gauges can be used to check tyre pressure but are also highly effective in more specialised fields, such as monitoring gas cylinders in a plant. With such a vast array of pressure gauges available, not to mention the huge amount...

What role do back pressure regulators play in electrolysis?

Back pressure regulators (BPR) play an important role in the control of fluid pressure, but what role do they play in electrolysis pressure control? Read our helpful guide below to learn more about back pressure regulators and electrolysis. What is a back pressure regulator? A back pressure regulator is a device that maintains a defined pressure upstream of its own inlet. When fluid pressure in the process at the inlet of the regulator exceeds...
Types of pressure gauges

How Do Oil Pressure Gauges Work?

Oil pressure gauges play an important role in a range of industries. They are designed to measure the pressure of oil and provide valuable feedback to engineers and other staff members on the work floor. Oil pressure gauges are commonly used in a wide range of industries, such as automotive, marine, and industrial applications. We’ve put together this helpful article on oil pressure gauges, how they work, and their key benefits. Keep reading to...

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Is a leaking pressure relief valve dangerous? Pressure relief valves are designed to maintain safe pressure levels by releasing excess pressure in various applications and  industries. When these valves leak, it should raise concerns about the safety and functionality of the entire system. Recognising a leaking pressure relief valve involves... Read More

Level Switch vs Level Transmitter

Accurate level measurement is crucial in various industries, including manufacturing, water treatment, and chemical processing. It ensures the smooth operation of systems by preventing overflows, maintaining optimal levels, and protecting equipment from damage.  Two primary devices used... Read More
How to adjust an air compressor pressure regulator? Maintaining your air compressor in top condition is critical to ensuring your pneumatic tools and compressed air systems operate efficiently and safely. At the heart of this maintenance is the correct adjustment of the air compressor pressure regulator. This small but vital component regulates the... Read More
How does an air pressure regulator work? Air pressure regulators are indispensable components in a wide range of industrial and commercial settings, helping to ensure equipment operates safely and efficiently by maintaining the correct air pressure. By automatically adjusting airflow to the desired pressure, they not only safeguard the machinery... Read More
Can Pneumatic Fittings Be Used for Water Applications? In a wide range of industrial and engineering applications, pneumatic fittings serve as the backbone of the smooth operation of machinery and the safe transport of various gases. Pneumatic fittings have carved a niche for their efficiency in air systems, widely used for their quick connect and disconnect... Read More