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Simple Multi-Step Clamp and Sensor Installation

Posted by Jared VanOuse on Sep 3, 2019 5:15:00 PM


Sensor Networks is pleased to announce our new clamps for microPIMS monitoring systems. The new clamps are either band or magnetic and compatible with Ultra-High-Temp and Corrosion Dual microPIMS. The simple installation process allows for increased speed and safety when installing corrosion monitors in hazardous environments. Here are the steps for installation:

New Clamps

Step 1 – Clean and smooth the surface


Step 2 – Place clamp around pipe


Step 3 – Tighten the T-Bolt

Tighten FINAL

Step 4 – Slide the top bracket over the probe. Remove the probe cap to slide on and replace the cap to secure the bracket.

Sep 4 photo

Step 5 – Place a drop of glycerin on the face of the probe


Step 6 – Place couplant foil on the face of the probe

Place Couplant FINAL

Step 7 – Carefully lower the probe face into the bracket hole. Apply pressure so the couplant foil is squeezed between the probe and the pipe surface

Carefully FINAL

Step 8 – Tighten down the hex head bolts

Tighten Bolts FINAL

Success! – Correct tightness can be evaluated by the quality of the signal, thickness, and temperature readings. Additional tightening may be required.


Topics: Corrosion Monitoring

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