Author Archives: Dave Brown

New ISA handbook guides verification and calibration of measuring instruments used in industrial automation and processes

Research Triangle Park, North Carolina USA (19 June 2017) – The International Society of Automation (ISA) announces it has published a new book designed for operators involved in verifying and calibrating measuring instruments used in ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems, … Continue reading

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Fluke 2AC VoltAlertâ„¢ Electrical Tester

Every E&I technician should have one of these in their pocket or tool bag: “The Fluke 2AC is the latest addition to the VoltAlert ac non-contact voltage tester family from Fluke and is designed to be pocket-sized and easy to … Continue reading

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Process Signal Scaling

Many times during instrument calibration, loop checkout, or loop troubleshooting you will need to check the scaling of a process sensor, transmitter, or converter. You’ll need to know the output value for an input value or what input value is … Continue reading

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