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What Are Wing Walls

One of the most important aspects of any flume system is the wing wall set. Flumes are typically narrower than the flow channel they’re set in, so wing walls are designed to direct the flow into the flume properly without any of it bypassing the measurement area. To get the most out of wing walls, …

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Weirs Flumes

When you’re looking to measure open channel flow rate, there are two basic devices you can choose from. Both weirs and flumes can work for certain flow conditions, but there is no universal choice that’s best for everyone. You’ll have to examine the offerings of both to determine what’s best for you. Here’s everything you …

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