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Storage tanks, dosing and process vessels with different process conditions or hygienic requirements
The VEGAPULS 64 is a sensor for continuous level measurement of liquids. With small tanks or in case of narrow space the small process fittings offer special advantages. The very good signal focusing enables the use in vessels with many installations such as e.g. stirrers and heating spirals.
Exact measuring results independent of process conditions
High plant availability, because wear and maintenance-free
Maintenance-free operation through non-contact measuring principle
A perfect view – even with condensation!
Always reliable measurement, even with buildup and deposits
For the latest generation of radars, condensate on the sensor is not an issue. Totally unaffected by condensation or buildup on the antenna, VEGAPULS 64 accurately detects the liquid level. With the smallest antenna of its kind and exceptional focusing, it delivers outstanding performance every time. Simply world-class!
Messy conditions – so what?
The antenna system of VEGAPULS 64 is encapsulated in PTFE or PEEK, so there are no cavities or crevices in which product can accumulate. The surface of the material is very finely processed with diamond tools, which also considerably reduces product adhesion. In addition, special software algorithms filter out interference caused by buildup on the antenna system. Thanks to the high dynamic range of the sensor, signal attenuation caused by product deposits is largely compensated. This allows the level to be reliably detected even with contamination on the sensor.
Highly resistant encapsulated PTFE antenna for long service life in the chemical sectors
With its compact design and process fittings down to ¾” thread, VEGAPULS 64 can be used very effectively on small tanks and containers.
Small process fittings extend the area of application for radar
When it comes to contactless level measurement of liquids in small containers, smaller is better. With the smallest antenna of its kind, VEGAPULS 64 is simply the greatest! With its excellent focusing and insensitivity to condensation or buildup, this new radar sensor is truly exceptional. Simply world-class!