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Sour Service: A V-Cone Oil and Gas Application

Sour Service: A V-Cone Oil and Gas Application

If you’re in the oil and gas industry you’ve heard of sour service, a flow media composed of hydrogen sulfide (H2S) that is often found in natural gas, drilling, crude oil production, and even some wastewater applications. It’s also known for causing stress-induced...

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Calibrating Gas Meters in Water

Calibrating Gas Meters in Water

McCrometer’s V-Cone® flow meter, patented in 1985 and popular for industries such as oil and gas, offers the benefit of a calibration from the factory prior to shipping to the installation site. This calibration, testing the meter against the entire Reynolds range, is...

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3 Things You Didn’t Know about the V-Cone

3 Things You Didn’t Know about the V-Cone

You’ve seen our spec sheets. You’re familiar with our website. But how many fascinating stories of V-Cone® applications have you heard? We’re here to share 3 little known facts about the V-Cone, from our V-Cone Applications Engineering Manager. A Strong Solution One...

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Non-Destructive Tests: What Is It, and Do You Need One?

Non-Destructive Tests: What Is It, and Do You Need One?

While there are many quality control procedures McCrometer performs to ensure a meter is manufactured to spec and in accordance with ISO 9001 (among other standards), there’s a specific test that some McCrometer customers opt to have performed on their meter. Known as...

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V-Cone Material Construction: An Overview

V-Cone Material Construction: An Overview

The V-Cone® is one of McCrometer’s most versatile flow meters, in the ability to customize pressure taps, end connections, and most of all – material of construction. Often, the material construction varies from customer to customer based on the demands of the...

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Stacking Transmitters: Getting the Most Out of Your V-Cone

Stacking Transmitters: Getting the Most Out of Your V-Cone

While it’s true that the V-Cone® primary element does the flow measuring, the transmitter is also an important component to effective flow measurement, and the decision-making that results from that data collection. For high turndown applications, customers have the...

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V-Cone End Connections, Explained

V-Cone End Connections, Explained

Part of the V-Cone®’s appeal is its ability to be customized, including made-to-order end connections – a major benefit for engineers with a long list of specifications to meet and project goals to accomplish. We spoke to the McCrometer V-Cone engineers about the...

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The V-Cone and External Vibrations

The V-Cone and External Vibrations

Contrary to the popular Beach Boys song, vibrations aren’t always good – especially when they interfere with the functionality of your flow meter. In busy spaces where neighboring equipment gives off varying frequencies, having a flow meter that can mitigate...

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Cladding vs. Weld Overlay: What’s the Deal?

Cladding vs. Weld Overlay: What’s the Deal?

We often hear the terms “cladding” and “weld overlay” used synonymously – and while the two terms are related, they do differ. We asked the engineering experts at McCrometer to weigh in on the similarities and differences between cladding and weld overlay, and here’s...

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V-Cone vs. Orifice Plate: Similarities and Differences

V-Cone vs. Orifice Plate: Similarities and Differences

McCrometer invented the V-Cone® in 1985 and has set a standard for cone-style meters ever since. However, despite that innovation, orifice plates are a more widely implemented differential pressure (DP) flow meter, especially when considered by engineers for flow...

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Dewatering Flow Measurement: Considerations in Meter Selection

What is dewatering? Dewatering is any removal of water from a pit, underground utility, foundation, or substructure, and can be found in industries like mining, mineral processing, municipal wastewater, and construction. It’s often done to improve the ground quality,...

Why Do We Measure? 10 Tips to Gain Buy-In to Meter with McCrometer

1. Know Your “why” Understanding the purpose of the flow meter in your flow project and why you’re measuring is a great start when building your business case. Implementing a flow meter, especially a feature-rich flow meter, will provide you with valuable data. Are...

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