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Vortex flowmeter
VortexMaster FSV430

VortexMaster FSV430 is the basic meter for volume flow applications. It uses a two-wire transmitter with leading edge DSP-Technology with excellent vibration compensation and enables user friendly intuitive operation directly through the glass. It is available in flange-mount and wafer-type designs.

Looking for a vortex flowmeter with integrated energy calculation? Find out more about VortexMaster FSV450

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Overview

VortexMaster flow meters can be used for accurate measurement of the flow of gases, liquids and steam over a wide range of temperatures. Vortex meters are ideal for use on petrochemical raw materials, demineralized water and for direct, cost- effective steam mass flow by employing integral temperature measurement. 

VortexMaster FSV430 is the standard design with optional digital outputs, graphical display and excellent vibration immunity for a wide field of applications. Available with integral or remote transmitter with up to 30m (98 ft.) signal cable.

Data

General specifications:  

  • Intuitive operation
    – Easy Set-up function
    – Clear text display
    – Meter configuration through the front glass with closed cover
  • Accuracy for liquids
    – +/- 0.65% of rate
  • Accuracy for gases and steam
    – +/- 0.9% of rate
  • Process connection / meter sizes
    – Flange-mount design / DN 15 to 300 (1/2 to 12 in.)
    – Wafer type design / DN 25 to 150 (1 to 6 in.)
  • Approvals for explosion protection
    – ATEX, IECEx, cFMus, NEPSI
  • SIL2-certified in accordance with IEC 61508
  • Output / communication
    – 4 to 20 mA / HART 7
    – Modbus RTU-RS485
  • Optional binary output
    – For use as a limit switch, pulse output or frequency output
  • Optional input from field
    – Pressure, temperature, methane content, density gas analyzer

Tools

For selecting the most suitable product for your application  

Fieldbus & HART – FSx430

ABB’s freedom of choice offers the right driver for the major fieldbus protocols suitable for ABB devices.
The version matrix document shows for each protocol the software revision that’s compatible to the hardware and firmware revision of the device.

Software and documentation:

Stand-alone tool:
ABB offers software tools that use the listed drivers above for your device configuration and monitoring requirements. Read more & download

Fieldbus solutions:
ABB offers a wide range of fieldbus products, accessories, tools, support documentation, applications and news. Read more

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