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Eclipse® Model 706 Guided Wave Radar Transmitters Withstand Catastrophic Flooding

Magnetrol® guided wave radar devices were able to withstand catastrophic flooding in Texas. Learn more in this blog post. Continue reading

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Driving Down Fuel Costs With Feedwater Heater Level Control

Proper feedwater heater level control can reduce the heat rate of a power plant, leading to increased efficiency and decreased cost. Learn more in this blog post. Continue reading

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There’s No Debate: It Pays to Take Control of Your Heat Rate

Taking control of your heat rate can help you use energy more efficiently and minimize fuel costs. Learn more in this blog post. Continue reading

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6 Key Features to Look for When Considering a Guided Wave Radar Technology Solution

All process industries today require the ability to safely and accurately measure level in critical applications. This task, however, can be complicated by a variety of factors, including process media that are very low dielectric or contain corrosive vapors, foam, … Continue reading

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Ensuring Level Measurement Accuracy in Saturated Steam Applications

A main advantage of Guided Wave Radar (GWR) over other level measurement technologies is the fact that it is immune to a variety of process conditions. Specific gravity changes, dielectric constant changes, temperature, pressure and vapor space changes all have … Continue reading

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Eclipse® Model 706: The Future of Guided Wave Radar Technology

Today, process industries require safe, effective level control for more extreme atmospheric conditions than ever before. With the ECLIPSE Model 706, guided wave radar (GWR) technology has entered a new phase of level control performance. Visit our microsite to view a … Continue reading

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The Impact of Signal-to-Noise Ratio on Guided Wave Radar Transmitter Performance

In recent years, much has been said in the industry about the importance of the amplitude (size) of the guided wave radar (GWR) transmit pulse. While the size of the transmitted radar pulse is certainly important, it is a fact … Continue reading

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Overfill Capable Guided Wave Radar Probes Can Ensure Safe and Accurate Level Detection

Approvals like the German Federal Water Act (WHG) obtained from TUV, or the Flemish Regulation on Environment (VLAREM), certify Overfill Proof Protection, defined as the tested, reliable operation when the transmitter is used as overfill alarm. However, it is assumed … Continue reading

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Guided Wave Radar: Today’s Vanguard in Level Measurement

In 1998, the innovative engineers at Magnetrol® took the revolutionary Lawrence Livermore National Lab patent that Popular Science magazine called “Radar on a Chip”  and developed the Eclipse® – the first guided wave radar (GWR) technology transmitter for the industrial level … Continue reading

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Using Guided Wave Radar for Heat Rate Reduction

Guided Wave Radar (GWR) has become the premier choice for power plant operators who want to replace aging level instrumentation to reduce their heat rate and fuel costs. Unlike older Differential Pressure, Magnetostrictive, RF Capacitance and Torque Tube/Displacer technologies, GWR … Continue reading

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