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This issue sponsored by Spitzer and Boyes, LLC

February 2016

Working with Vendors: Mutual Respect

Because this is a bi-directional issue, it is up to both the vendor and the user to do what is necessary to make sure that the relationship between users and vendors provides the most value. click for more...

Details, Details, Details... Knowing the Whens and Whys of Measurement Lead You to Solution Success

Raw materials for processes can be expensive. Using 1 liter per minute of a raw material that costs US$ 1.00 per liter represents an annual expenditure of over US$ 500,000. Many raw materials are used in higher quantities and some are more expensive, so total annual expenditures can easily be many millions of dollars. click for more...

Which is more important for flow measurement --- repeatability or accuracy?

Page 53 of my book Industrial Flow Measurement (ISA) states that flowmeter, "repeatability is the ability of the flowmeter to reproduce a measurement each time a set of conditions is repeated. It is not implied that the indicated flow is correct, but rather that the indication is the same each time." click for more...



In addition to over 35 years of experience as an instrument user, consultant, and expert witness, David W Spitzer has written over 10 books and 250 articles about flow measurement, level measurement, instrumentation, and process control. David (with Walt Boyes) is the author of seven Consumer Guides to various industrial flow and level technologies. David teaches his flow measurement seminars in both English and Portuguese.

Spitzer and Boyes, LLC publishes the Industrial Automation INSIDER that is an independent subscription newsletter for industrial automation and process control system users, installers and suppliers world-wide, giving a monthly update on the continuing evolution, development and convergence of automation technologies.

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