Thermo Scientific™

Sarasota Gas Density Meters--FD900, ID900 and PD900

Catalog number: 14195
Thermo Scientific™

Sarasota Gas Density Meters--FD900, ID900 and PD900

Catalog number: 14195
Reliably measure density or density related variables in the oil and gas, petrochemical and power industries with Thermo Scientific™ Sarasota Gas Density Meters. These meters offer near real-time control signal availability and ensure plant efficiency and vitality.
 
Catalog Number
14195
Unit Size
Each
Description
Gas Density Meters
Price (USD)
Full specifications
ATEX ConformanceIntrinsically Safe, F option (frequency output): Ex II 1 G EEx ia IIC T6 (-20 °C ≤ Ta ≤+ 60°C), (94/9/EC), H option (headmounted electronics): Ex II 1 G EEx ia IIC T4 (-20°C≤ Ta ≤+ 60°C)
BS EN ISO 15156 / NACE MR0175 ConformanceAvailable as option
Calibration CertificationCalibration traceable to national standards. Calibration certificates supplied as standard; Optional traceable calibration equipment listing available
Canadian Standards AssociationExplosion-proof, Class I, Div 1, Groups B, C and D
CE markCompliant;
Certifications/ComplianceCE marked; ISO 9001:2000
ConnectionsScrew terminals; Cable entry: 2 x 0.75 in. NPT
DescriptionGas Density Meters
Electromagnetic CompatibilityCompliant (EN 61326:1997)
Electronics Housing MaterialCopper free aluminum grey epoxy finish; Plate glass window for local display option
Environmental RatingIP65 (NEMA 4X)
Flow RangeSarasota FD900/Sarasota PD900: ideally 4L/min. to
Height (English) ShippingSarasota FD900: approx. 14 in.; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: approx. 14 in.; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: approx. 9 in.; Sarasota PD900: approx. 15 in.
Height (Metric) ShippingSarasota FD900: approx. 360mm; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: approx. 360mm; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: approx. 230mm; Sarasota PD900: approx. 390mm
Installation PositionIdeally within 15° of vertical, for other orientations consult Thermo Fisher
Length (English) ShippingSarasota FD900: approx. 24 in. ; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: approx. 24 in.; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: approx. 52 in.; Sarasota PD900: approx. 29 in.
Length (Metric) ShippingSarasota FD900: approx. 610mm; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: approx. 610mm; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: approx. 1320mm; Sarasota PD900: approx. 740mm
Local Display4.5 digit 0.3 in. (7.6mm) 7-segment LCD display; Resolution 0.1% or 0.01% depending on display variable
Low Voltage DirectiveCompliant
Material TraceabilityWetted parts traceability to BS EN 10204.3.1.b; Certification available
Max. Operating PressureSarasota FD900: 170 bar (2465 psi) or flange rating; Sarasota ID900: 150 bar (2175 psi) or flange rating; Sarasota PD900: standard stainless steel pocket: 100 bar (1450 psi); standard carbon steel pocket: 150 bar (2175 psi); quick response stainless steel pocket: 50 bar (725 psi); quick response carbon steel pocket: 50 bar (725 psi)
Non-Wetted Parts MaterialStainless steel (316L/1.4404)
Operating Density RangeSarasota FD900/Sarasota ID900: 0 lb./ ft.3 to 62.4 lb./ ft.3 (0kg/m3 to 1000kg/m3); Sarasota PD900: 0 lb./ ft.3 to 15.6 lb./ ft.3 in. (0kg/m3 to 250kg/m3)
Operating Temperature Range-20° to +60°C (-4° to +140°F) ambient
Other Wetted Parts MaterialStainless steel (316L/1.4404)
OutputsF option (frequency output): frequency related to density on 2-wire current modulated loop 6mA to 18mA; 4-wire PT100; H option (headmounted electronics): analog 4 to 20mA related to density or density derived variable; HART protocol
Pocket MaterialStandard pocket: carbon steel ASTM A350 LF2 or stainless steel 316L/1.4404; Quick response pocket: carbon steel ASTM A350 LF2 or stainless steel 316L/1.4404
Power SupplyF option (frequency output): 13 to 28 VDC 10mA average (peak 18mA); H option (headmounted electronics): 2 x 13 to 28 VDC 25mA
Pressure Equipment DirectiveSEP (sound engineering practice)
Process Temperature-200° to +200°C (-328° to +392°F)
Quality AssuranceISO 9001:2000
Repeatability±0.01% span
Safe Area UseAs Standard
Spool MaterialNi-Span C or FV520B
Temperature Effect0.001kg/m3/°C (0.000035 lb./ ft.3/°F) note: correction coefficients applied (brackets with NiSpan C sensor)
Temperature MeasurementHigh accuracy 1/3 DIN integral 4-wire PT100
Transducer Calibration Accuracy0.125 lb./ ft.3 and above: ±0.1% reading; Below 0.125 lb./ ft.3: ±0.000125 lb./ ft.3
Weight (English) ShippingSarasota FD900/flanged: typically 15 lb. ; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: typically 33 lb.; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: typically 18 lb.; Sarasota PD900: typically 19 lb.
Weight (Metric) ShippingSarasota FD900/flanged: typically 7kg; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: typically 15kg; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: typically 8kg; Sarasota PD900: typically 8.5kg
Width (English) ShippingSarasota FD900: approx. 14 in.; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: approx. 14 in.; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: approx. 9 in.; Sarasota PD900: approx. 13 in.
Width (Metric) ShippingSarasota FD900: approx. 360mm; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: approx . 360mm; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: approx. 230mm; Sarasota PD900: approx. 320mm
Item DescriptionSarasota gas density meters
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ATEX ConformanceIntrinsically Safe, F option (frequency output): Ex II 1 G EEx ia IIC T6 (-20 °C ≤ Ta ≤+ 60°C), (94/9/EC), H option (headmounted electronics): Ex II 1 G EEx ia IIC T4 (-20°C≤ Ta ≤+ 60°C)
BS EN ISO 15156 / NACE MR0175 ConformanceAvailable as option
Calibration CertificationCalibration traceable to national standards. Calibration certificates supplied as standard; Optional traceable calibration equipment listing available
Canadian Standards AssociationExplosion-proof, Class I, Div 1, Groups B, C and D
CE markCompliant;
Certifications/ComplianceCE marked; ISO 9001:2000
ConnectionsScrew terminals; Cable entry: 2 x 0.75 in. NPT
DescriptionGas Density Meters
Electromagnetic CompatibilityCompliant (EN 61326:1997)
Electronics Housing MaterialCopper free aluminum grey epoxy finish; Plate glass window for local display option
Environmental RatingIP65 (NEMA 4X)
Flow RangeSarasota FD900/Sarasota PD900: ideally 4L/min. to
Height (English) ShippingSarasota FD900: approx. 14 in.; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: approx. 14 in.; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: approx. 9 in.; Sarasota PD900: approx. 15 in.
Height (Metric) ShippingSarasota FD900: approx. 360mm; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: approx. 360mm; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: approx. 230mm; Sarasota PD900: approx. 390mm
Installation PositionIdeally within 15° of vertical, for other orientations consult Thermo Fisher
Length (English) ShippingSarasota FD900: approx. 24 in. ; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: approx. 24 in.; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: approx. 52 in.; Sarasota PD900: approx. 29 in.
Length (Metric) ShippingSarasota FD900: approx. 610mm; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: approx. 610mm; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: approx. 1320mm; Sarasota PD900: approx. 740mm
Local Display4.5 digit 0.3 in. (7.6mm) 7-segment LCD display; Resolution 0.1% or 0.01% depending on display variable
Low Voltage DirectiveCompliant
Material TraceabilityWetted parts traceability to BS EN 10204.3.1.b; Certification available
Max. Operating PressureSarasota FD900: 170 bar (2465 psi) or flange rating; Sarasota ID900: 150 bar (2175 psi) or flange rating; Sarasota PD900: standard stainless steel pocket: 100 bar (1450 psi); standard carbon steel pocket: 150 bar (2175 psi); quick response stainless steel pocket: 50 bar (725 psi); quick response carbon steel pocket: 50 bar (725 psi)
Non-Wetted Parts MaterialStainless steel (316L/1.4404)
Operating Density RangeSarasota FD900/Sarasota ID900: 0 lb./ ft.3 to 62.4 lb./ ft.3 (0kg/m3 to 1000kg/m3); Sarasota PD900: 0 lb./ ft.3 to 15.6 lb./ ft.3 in. (0kg/m3 to 250kg/m3)
Operating Temperature Range-20° to +60°C (-4° to +140°F) ambient
Other Wetted Parts MaterialStainless steel (316L/1.4404)
OutputsF option (frequency output): frequency related to density on 2-wire current modulated loop 6mA to 18mA; 4-wire PT100; H option (headmounted electronics): analog 4 to 20mA related to density or density derived variable; HART protocol
Pocket MaterialStandard pocket: carbon steel ASTM A350 LF2 or stainless steel 316L/1.4404; Quick response pocket: carbon steel ASTM A350 LF2 or stainless steel 316L/1.4404
Power SupplyF option (frequency output): 13 to 28 VDC 10mA average (peak 18mA); H option (headmounted electronics): 2 x 13 to 28 VDC 25mA
Pressure Equipment DirectiveSEP (sound engineering practice)
Process Temperature-200° to +200°C (-328° to +392°F)
Quality AssuranceISO 9001:2000
Repeatability±0.01% span
Safe Area UseAs Standard
Spool MaterialNi-Span C or FV520B
Temperature Effect0.001kg/m3/°C (0.000035 lb./ ft.3/°F) note: correction coefficients applied (brackets with NiSpan C sensor)
Temperature MeasurementHigh accuracy 1/3 DIN integral 4-wire PT100
Transducer Calibration Accuracy0.125 lb./ ft.3 and above: ±0.1% reading; Below 0.125 lb./ ft.3: ±0.000125 lb./ ft.3
Weight (English) ShippingSarasota FD900/flanged: typically 15 lb. ; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: typically 33 lb.; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: typically 18 lb.; Sarasota PD900: typically 19 lb.
Weight (Metric) ShippingSarasota FD900/flanged: typically 7kg; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: typically 15kg; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: typically 8kg; Sarasota PD900: typically 8.5kg
Width (English) ShippingSarasota FD900: approx. 14 in.; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: approx. 14 in.; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: approx. 9 in.; Sarasota PD900: approx. 13 in.
Width (Metric) ShippingSarasota FD900: approx. 360mm; Sarasota ID900/fixed flange: approx . 360mm; Sarasota ID900/1 m stem: approx. 230mm; Sarasota PD900: approx. 320mm
Item DescriptionSarasota gas density meters
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Features:
  • Continuous, online density monitoring
  • Measurement at true process conditions
  • Insertion, sample by-pass and pocket options
  • Compact design
  • Hazardous area approvals
  • Converter electronics to suit application

Sarasota FD900 Density Meter:

  • Provides high accuracy density and density related measurement of gases, liquefied gases and low viscosity fluids
  • Can be installed via sample by-pass or direct in-line
  • Is ideal for analyzer applications

Sarasota ID900 Insertion Density Meter:

  • Gives accurate, continuous density measurement of liquefied gases and low viscosity fluids in true process conditions with direct insertion into the pipeline or vessel by a choice of methods
  • Is ideal for process quality and control

Sarasota PD900 Pocket By-Pass Density Meter:

  • Provides high accuracy measurement of gases specifically
  • Provides continuous on-line density measurement at process conditions by directly mounting the thermowell into the pipeline

Recommended for:

  • Fiscal/custody transfer gas metering
  • Ethane cracking and ethylene production
  • Energy management systems
  • Stack emissions analysis and control
  • LNG metering and control
  • Calorific value estimation
  • Specific gravity measurement

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