Day: April 29, 2021

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Packaged Metering Manhole Benefits

A packaged metering manhole used in conjunction with your flow rate measurement efforts can help you take measurements on underground flow channels more easily. When getting one of these manholes, you’ll have plenty of options to choose from, but nothing works quite like fiberglass construction. Learn all about the benefits of fiberglass manholes, and discover …

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How to Choose a Flume Style

Flumes are among the best solutions for flow rate measurement efforts, as they offer near-universal compatibility with a wide variety of flow channel conditions. That compatibility is only possible, however, thanks to the variety of different flume styles available. You’ll still have to find the right style for your unique conditions. Learn how to choose …

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How to Spot Submergence

One of the most important factors in a flume’s operation is avoiding submergence. When a flume becomes submerged, all your measurement efforts will be thrown off. You may be thinking that the idea of looking for submergence is fairly easy, but it doesn’t necessarily mean simply checking if the flume is underwater. Learn how to …

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Parshall Flumes and Free-Spilling Discharge

When you’re using any kind of flume, how the discharge is handled is among the most important factors to consider. With Parshall flumes specifically, a free-spilling discharge is the preferred method, though not the only one available. To truly understand how Parshall flumes handle free-spilling discharge, you have to dive a bit deeper. Learn all …

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Popular Weir Types

When you’re looking to install a weir box in your open channel flow, you have plenty of styles to choose from. Each of these styles has something interesting to offer, but only one can be the best fit for your unique conditions. Take a look at the most popular weir types, and discover the advantages …

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