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Types PGT43HP.100, PGT43HP.160 - Diaphragm pressure gauge with electrical output signal Stainless steel, safety version High overpressure safety up to 400 bar

Applications
Acquisition and display of process values
Transmission of process values to the control room, 4 ... 20 mA, 0 ... 20 mA, 0 ... 10 V
For measuring points with increased overpressure of 40, 100 or 400 bar
Easy-to-read, analogue on-site display needing no external power
Safety-related applications

Special Features
"Plug-and-play" with no configuration necessary
Measuring ranges from 0 ... 16 mbar
Wide choice of special materials
For gaseous, liquid and aggressive media, also in aggressive ambience, due to all stainless steel construction
Safety pressure gauge S3 per EN 837

Description

At any point where the process pressure has to be indicated locally, and, at the same time, a signal is wanted to be transmitted to a central controller or remote control room, the model PGT43HP intelliGAUGE (US Patent No. 8,030,990) can be used.
Due to the metallic construction of the pressure elements, these instruments have a high overpressure safety in the ranges of 40, 100 and 400 bar.
Through the combination of a high-quality mechanical measuring system and precise electronic signal processing, the process pressure can be read securely, even if the power supply is lost.
The intelliGAUGE model PGT43HP fulfils all safety-related requirements of the relevant standards and regulations for the on-site display of the operating pressure of pressure vessels. An additional measuring point for mechanical pressure indication can thus be saved.
The model PGT43HP is based upon a model 432.36 highquality, stainless steel safety pressure gauge with a nominal size of 100 or 160. The pressure gauge is manufactured in accordance with EN 837-3.

The rugged design of the diaphragm measuring system produces a pointer rotation proportional to the pressure. An electronic angle encoder, proven in safety-critical automotive applications, determines the position of the pointer shaft - it is a non-contact sensor and therefore completely free from wear and friction.
From this, the electrical output signal proportional to the pressure, e.g. 4 ... 20 mA, is produced.
The electronic WIKA transmitter, integrated into the high-quality mechanical pressure gauge, combines the advantages of electrical signal transmission with the advantages of a local mechanical display.
The measuring span (electrical output signal) is set automatically along with the mechanical display, i.e. the scale over the full display range corresponds to 4 ... 20 mA. The electrical zero point can also be set manually.

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