Study basic principles of gauges on line and have as much information available when requesting a gauge or gauge pricing from a vendor. Examples of info: Process media, Ambient and Media Temperature, Case style and type, Process Connection (1/4" or 1/2" NPT etc...), Wetted Materials (SS, Monel, CS), Lens type
~Ron D, Manufacturer, Lawrenceville, GA
Buying gauges based sheerly on what is cheapest may cost more in the long run (from a replacement cost due to failures), versus buying a high quality, high performance product like a McDaniel Controls pressure gauge initially.
~Stan, Sales L, General Management, Houston, TX
Yes, the pressure gauge is still used for local indication and work in harsh environment. Where ever one wants to see the local indication and cost effective instrument, pressure gauge is the ideal choice.
~Shridhar K, Marketing/Sales, Bangalore, India
Prefer to buy pressure gauges to which they can maintain and are not disposable. Costs are optimized.
~Rafael C, Technical Support, Chinandega, Nicaragua
Understand the application and why the measurement must be made and what is required.
~Rish P, Technical Support, Christchurch, New Zealand
Upgrade the technology to attract most reputed companies' use .
~Pratheesh Katpadi, Research & Development, Doha, Al-Khor., India
Refer to national standards and ISA guides
~Alan N, Engineering Consultant, Sydney, Australia
Select thre best and easily maintained.
~Ronald E, Electrical and Instrumentation Quality Engineer, Ras Laffan Industrial City, Qatar
Good understanding of the application,
~Technical Support/Services, Boyne Island, Australia
Glycerine filled seem to last longer
~Daniel T, Home inspection, El Paso, TX
read the coc carefully
~MOSHE SNEAR, Engineer, YAVNE, ISRAEL