The B16N FloClean turbine flow meter is similar to the B16D sanitary version but was developed specifically for pre-process food and beverage applications that require high accuracy without 3-A approval.
- 0.984...3.047 in. (25...77.4 mm)
- ±1.0% of reading
- 1,000 psi (Rating based on tri-clamp sanitary connection)
- –150…300° F (–100…149° C)
Fluid entering the meter passes through the inlet flow straightener, which reduces its turbulent flow pattern and improves the fluid’s velocity profile. Fluid then passes through the turbine, causing it to rotate at a speed proportional to the fluid velocity. As each turbine blade passes through the magnetic field, the blade generates an AC voltage pulse in the pickup coil at the base of the magnetic pickup. These pulses produce an output frequency proportional to the volumetric flow through the meter. The output frequency represents flow rate and/or totalization of fluid passing through the turbine flow meter.