Magnetic Flow Meter Comparison

Parameter Comparison Table

Acceptable fluid Flow velocity (m/s) Output Pipe size range (mm) Linearity Sensor body Electrodes Liner Fluid temperature (°C) Max operating pressure (bar) ATEX approval
SITRANS F M MAG 5100 W Magnetic Flow Meter Conductive liquids 0.05 – 10 Frequency 4 to 20 mA, PROFIBUS DP & PA, DeviceNet, HART, CANopen, MODBUS RTU/RS485 25 – 1200 ± 0.5% (with MAG 5000) ± 0.25% (with MAG 6000) Carbon steel Hastelloy C Hard Rubber or EPDM -5 to +70 40 No
SITRANS MAG 3100 P Flow Sensor Conductive liquids 0.05 – 10 Frequency 4 to 20 mA, HART PROFIBUS DP & PA, MODBUS RTU/RS485 15 – 2000 ± 0.5% (with MAG 5000) ± 0.25% (with MAG 6000) Carbon steel, Stainless steel AISI 316 Ti, Hastelloy C, Platinum, Titanium, Tantalum Neoprene, EPDM, PTFE, Ebonite, Linatex, Novolak -40 to + 70 ….. -20 to +180, depending on liner 100 (Neoprene, Ebonite) Yes (3100 Ex version)
Mag-flux A Magnetic Flow Sensor Conductive liquids 0.25 – 10 Frequency, 4 to 20 mA, HART 15 – 600 ± 0.15% Welded steel Stainless steel & special materials Hard rubber/soft rubber or PTFE #ERROR! 250 No
Mag-flux S Magnetic Flow Sensor Conductive liquids 0.25 – 10 Frequency, 4 to 20 mA 15 – 100 ± 0.15% Zirconium oxide Stainless steel & special materials PVDF, PVC -15 to +60 18 (at 10°C) No
2552 Magflow Meter Conductive liquids 0.05 – 10 Frequency/ digital, 4 to 20 mA 50 – 2550 ± 1% Stainless steel Stainless steel n/a -15 to +85 20.7 No
SITRANS F M MAG 1100 Magnetic Flow Meter Conductive liquids 0.05 – 10 Frequency 4 to 20 mA, PROFIBUS DP & PA, DeviceNet, HART, CANopen, MODBUS 10 – 100 (PFA) 2 – 100 (ceramic) ± 0.5% (with MAG 5000) ± 0.25% (with MAG 6000) Stainless steel Hastelloy C (PFA) Platinum (ceramic) PFA or ceramic -30 to +130 (PFA) -20 to +150 (std ceramic) -20 to +200 (high temp ceramic) 20 (PFA) 40 (ceramic, 2 – 65 mm) Yes (Ex version)
SITRANS F M MAG 1100 F Magnetic Flow Meter Conductive liquids 0.05 – 10 Frequency 4 to 20 mA, PROFIBUS DP & PA, HART, MODBUS 10 – 100 ± 0.5% (with MAG 5000) ± 0.25% (with MAG 6000) Stainless steel Hastelloy C (PFA) Platinum (ceramic) PFA (not for EX) or ceramic -30 to +130 (PFA) -20 to +150 (std ceramic) 20 (PFA) 40 (ceramic, 10 – 65 mm) 25 (ceramic 80, 100 mm) Yes
Mag-flux F5 Magnetic Flow Sensor Conductive liquids 0.25 – 10 Frequency, 4 to 20 mA 2 – 12 ± 0.15% Zirconium oxide Platinum Zirconium oxide 150 max 25 (higher on request) No
Magflow Meter Signet 2551 Conductive liquids 0.05 – 10 Frequency/ digital, 4 to 20 mA 15 – 300 ± 1% PP or PVDF Stainless steel, titanium or Hastelloy C n/a 0 to 85 10.3 No
TRANSMAG 2 with SITRANS F M 911E Magnetic Flow Sensor none none none none none none none none none none none
SITRANS F M MAG 8000 Magnetic Flow Meter Conductive liquids 0.05 – 10 Serial RS 232/485 MODBUS, pulse, datalogger option 25 – 1200 ± 0.4% of rate ± 2 mm/s (± 0.2% of rate ± 2 mm/s extended accuracy) Carbon steel Hastelloy C276 EPDM -5 to +70 20 No
Danfoss Magflo equivalents none none none none none none none none none none none

The data above is intended as a guide for selection. Please check datasheets before specifying

 

 

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