Month: August 2018

Advantages of Combining a Flume with an Ultrasonic Flow Meter

In an open channel flow operation, it’s important that you’re combining the right primary flow management device with the right measurement tool. Fortunately, if you want to take the most accurate readings possible, you can combine a flume with an ultrasonic flow meter. Ultrasonic flow meters and flumes are the perfect pair when it comes …

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What are some Simple Solutions for Sizing a Primary Device?

The success of an open channel flow operation depends on having a quality primary device such as a flume or a weir. Simply choosing your primary device, however, is not enough to guarantee operational success. You also need to be certain that you have correctly sized your device. Luckily, you can easily size your flume …

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Fiberglass Flume vs. Concrete Flume

If you’re thinking about installing a Parshall flume in your open channel flow operation, you must decide the material from which you’ll have your flume constructed. Parshall flumes, like many primary devices, can be constructed using a wide range of materials, including concrete and fiberglass. Because so many people are familiar with concrete, it’s common …

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