Gems Sensors & Controls Introduces Highly Accurate FDA Compliant Flow Sensor

Flow Sensor FT 300Plainville CT, October 17, 2008: Gems™ Sensors & Controls (Gems), a global leader in liquid level, pressure, flow sensors, miniature solenoid valves, and fluidic systems announces the launch of the new FT-330 turbine flow sensor designed specifically for drinking water and beverage dispensing applications. The FT-330 is a highly accurate and compact flow switch developed for OEMs who require NSF approved and PPO reinforced materials. Gems proven turbine technology is packaged into this flow sensor to provide years of dependable worry-free service. A 316 SS shaft coupled with Delrin® bearings allows for accurate measurements during quick dispensing cycles. The FT-330 is suitable for temperatures up to 80°C (176°F) and is constructed with over-molded electronics and a lightweight plastic design for multiple mounting positions. The sensor is easily customizable for any application. “The FT-330 is a highly accurate, highly repeatable, Hall effect turbine flow sensor designed for low flow OEM applications”, says Kevin Castonguay, Product Marketing Manager for Gems Sensors and Controls. “This innovative flow sensor is compact with standard power and output specifications to make it easy to retrofit existing controllers at an affordable price.”