2-wire loop powered FMCW radar level meter

OPTIWAVE 5200 C/F 2-wire loop powered FMCW radar level meter
  • 2-wire / 10 GHz Radar (FMCW) Level Meter
  • Modular design of housing and antenna ensures suitability for a variety of mounting positions and applications
  • Universal measurement device for liquids, pastes and slurries
  • SIL2-compliant according to IEC 61508 for safety-related systems

This device is a non-contact radar level meter that uses FMCW technology. It measures distance, level and volume of liquids and pastes. It is ideal for measuring the level of corrosive products with its PP or PTFE antenna options.

Optional integrated display

OPTIWAVE 5200 C/F, Optional integrated display

The display can be ordered with the device or as an accessory. It shows measurement data on a 128 × 64 pixel screen. The configuration menu permits the device to be set up in a small number of intuitive steps. 9 languages are available.

Highlights

  • PP or PTFE Wave Horn antennas for the measurement of corrosive products
  • Modular design: horizontal or vertical position of housing is suitable for almost all installations
  • Optional local display with an integrated 4-button keypad. It is not necessary to remove the housing cover to get access to the keypad.
  • Quick coupling system permits removal of the housing under process conditions and rotation of the housing through 360°
  • The remote converter can be installed up to 100 m / 328 ft from the probe
  • Bayonet housing cover permits easy opening and closing of the housing, even after years in service
  • Measuring range up to 30 m / 98.4 ft
  • Converter is backwards compatible with all BM 70x flange systems
  • SIL2-compliant according to IEC 61508 for safety-related systems
  • Each device is calibrated on dedicated calibration rigs before it leaves the factory

Industries

  • Chemical market
  • Oil & Gas
  • Power
  • Food
  • Wastewater
  • Metals, Minerals & Mining

Applications

  • Storage tanks
  • Process tanks
  • Open channel flow (if PACTware™ software tool is used)
  • River level