Using ‘Smart Calibration' To Ensure Accurate WeighingSource: Sartorius Intec
By Steve Watson, Sartorius Intec
Smart calibration; or the ability to commission tank load cells without test weights or flow meters, can significantly reduce both the installation cost and improve overall weighing accuracy. Using factory calibration data instead of weights even allows the changing of load cells or instrumentation while the tank remains filled with material.
Before we dive into the nuances of calibration without weights, let’s go over some of the basics, starting with the load cell.