Deeter LVCS FP & LVCS AFP Explosion Proof Continuous Liquid Level Sensor - ATEX, IECEx & CSA Approved

Deeter LVCS FP & LVCS AFP Liquid Level Sensor Suitable for ATEX, IECEx & CSA Hazardous Area Applications

Level Sensor for Control & Indication of Liquid Level within Zone 0, 1 & 2 Potentially Explosive Atmospheres

Deeter’s LVCS FP is a flameproof continuous liquid level sensor suitable for hazardous area applications and offers accurate level measurement using a magnetic float with a reed switch or Hall Effect sensor stem and has an IP rating of IP68.

The LVCS FP is approved for use within ATEX and IECEx hazardous areas and the LVCS AFP is suitable for CSA hazardous areas.

The LVCS FP & LVCS AFP liquid level sensors are available in standard length sensor stems from 250mm to 2m and can be custom made to suit up to 4m.

Deeter LVCS FP & LVCS AFP Liquid Level Sensor Features

  • Stainless Steel 316L Housing & Wetted Components
  • ATEX, IECEx & CSA Approval
  • Suitable for Gas & Dust Environments
  • Suitable for High Liquid Temperatures
  • IP68 Ingress Protection
  • Reed Switch or Hall Effect Sensing Technology
  • Voltage & Current Loop Analogue Output
  • Programmable Set Point Triggers
  • M20 & ½” NPT Cable Connections
  • Custom Mounting Options & Length Sensor Stems Available
  • Narrow Sensor Stem & Mounting for Tanks without Tank Access
Deeter LVCS FP & LVCS AFP Liquid Level Sensor Technical Specification
Certification

Ex II 1/2G 2D
Ex d IIC (*) Ga/Gb
Ex t IIIC (*) Db IP68
-20ºC

 

Ex II 2 GD
Ex d IIC (*) Gb
Ex t IIIC (*) Db IP68
-20°C


* Temperature class options to suit environment and process temperatures

 

  • T5 / T100oC for process temperatures < 85°C
  • T4 / T135oC for process temperatures < 125°C
  • T3 / T200oC for process temperatures < 180°C
Sensor Technology Magnetic float with reed switch or Hall Effect

Reed switch Sensing Resolution

    Ø12mm stem

    Ø8mm stem

5mm

6.5mm

Hall Effect Sensing Resolution 15mm
Interface Options:
    4-20mA
    0-2V
    0-4V
    0-10V
4 to 20mA for 10 Ω to 1.2KΩ load
0 to 2.048V @ 5mA
0 to 4.096V @ 5mA
0 to 10.0V @ 5mA
4-20mA Loop Powered
    Multi Interface
4 to 20mA for 10Ω to 1.2KΩ load
4 to 20mA for 10Ω to 1.2KΩ load
  and 0 – 10V @ 5mA
  and 2 X open collector transistor
Sensor Tube & Wetted Materials Stainless steel 316L
Connection Head Material Stainless steel 316L
IP Rating With Suitable Cable Gland IP68
Approximate Weight
    Ø12mm stem
    Ø8mm stem
1Kg Process Connector + 0.5Kg/Metre
1Kg Process Connector + 0.3Kg/Metre
Float Diameter: Specific Gravity
    Ø12mm stem
    Ø8mm stem
53mm : 0.65
30mm : 0.75
Maximum Liquid Temperature
    Reed Switch
    Hall Effect
-20 to +180°C
-10 to +40°C
Maximum Head Temperature -20 to +85°C
Maximum Operating Pressure 150PSI / 10Bar standard
450PSI / 31Bar
Thread Connection -Sensor Tube ½”-14 NPT
Thread Connection -Wiring Port ½”-14 NPT or M20X1.5
Connection Head Height 95mm
Power Supply:
    4-20mA
    0 to 2V
    0 to 4V
    0 to 10V
    4-20mA Loop Powered
    Multi Interface
15 to 28Volts. Typical 24V@0.6Watts
5 to 28Volts. Typical 12V@0.25Watts
7 to 28Volts. Typical 12V@0.25Watts
14 to 28Volts. Typical 24V@0.5Watts
17 to 25Volts via current loop
8 to 25Volts. Typical 24V@0.6Watts
Current Loop Output. RLoad 10Ω to 1.2KΩ
Multi Interface -
Open Collector Transistor
28Vdc Max. 50mA  Max

 

Deeter LVCS FP & LVCS AFP Explosion Proof Continuous Liquid Level Sensor - ATEX, IECEx & CSA Approved

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Deeter LVCS FP & LVCS AFP Explosion Proof Continuous Liquid Level Sensor - ATEX, IECEx & CSA Approved
Deeter LVCS FP & LVCS AFP Explosion Proof Continuous Liquid Level Sensor - ATEX, IECEx & CSA Approved

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