Measurement Techniques

, Volume 56, Issue 3, pp 283–288 | Cite as

Magnetic flowmeter of molten metals

  • I. D. Velt
  • Yu. V. Mikhailova

A magnetic flowmeter for fluid sodium, the inductor for which is in the form of an electromagnet that generates a low-frequency pulsed magnetic field, is described. The effect of external industrial-frequency interference is entirely eliminated and the influence of thermo-emf, eddy currents, etc. is substantially reduced. The design of the flowmeter, its technical characteristics, and a testing technique are considered.


magnetic flowmeter molten sodium low-frequency pulsed magnetic field 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.NIITeplopriborMoscowRussia

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