Micro-Flow Sensor: real-time flow monitoring

Reduce lost production time and maximise your line's efficiency

The micro-flow sensor can be used with needle metering valves to confi rm that material is being dispensed. It is designed for the detection of very small quantities (0.005 - 3.00 mm3). This device is meant purely for material discharge monitoring purposes, not as a means of volumetric measurement.

Function

The micro-flow sensor detects whether material hasbeen dispensed or not, without contact with the material. An induced analogue measurement signal is amplified andforwarded to the electronic controller. The sensor is ableto capture up to 120 metering cycles per minute. Should the electronic controller fail to send a signal asa result of no material flow, the master control unit willactivate an alarm.

Features

  • Continuous detection of material flow
  • High process reliability
  • Simple refitting to existing metering systems
  • Compact sensor design
  • Dependable electronics
  • Simple operation
  • No mechanical adjustment required
  • Stainless steel wetted parts
  • Adaptable to all DOPAG needle nozzles

Compatible with:

Technical Specifications

Detecting volume 5 to 25 mm³ per cycle with Micro metering valve 5 to 1.000 mm³ per cycle with Mini metering valve and the 419 range of metering valves
Cycle time up to 120 metering cycle per minute
Material outlet Connector for DOPAG needle nozzle M 12 x 1
Electronic control supply voltage 18 to 36 V DC
Electronic control signal output 24 V DC, 500 mA max.
Dimensions, L x B x H Micro-flow sensor without needle nozzle, 80 x 63 x 19 mm Electronic control, 115 x 100 x 19 mm
Weight 110 g

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