Design Engineering


Turbine flow meters have a unique k-factor, or ratio of input pulses per unit of flow. For a turbine meter from Blancett Flow Meters, the k-factor scaler is the number of pulses equivalent to 1 gallon. Because this k-factor applies only to gallons, it is said to be a low-cost and convenient way to convert the turbine output into a different unit of measure. The k-factor scaler converts a low level frequency output into a scaled square wave output signal.

May 14, 2007   Staff

The adjustable frequency divider converts or scales the turbine meter output into desired units of measurement and is recognized by almost any data collection device.

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