“Tech Talks” by Mass Flow Technology – Video Training Series for the I&E Tech

In this Video: Flow Meter Start-Up and Trouble Shooting

Mass Flow Technology Operations Manager Claude Nowlin details techniques and principles to follow for starting up a new flow meter as well as trouble shooting existing meters in an industrial facility. From their gravimetric flow calibration laboratory located in Baytown, Texas, Nowlin utilizes a Coriolis flow meter manufactured by Micro Motion to illustrate some of the points and principles discussed during the training.


Meter Installation Correct? i.e. Flow Direction

1. Look for flow indication arrows on the meter

2. Configuration confirmation

3. Flange Alignment

4. Correct Wiring

5. Tube Location

6. Confirm integrity of installation

7. Purge

8. Zero

9. Set Parameters

10. Ready to Measure