How do you properly enter FLO-DAR calibration information into the FL900?

Dokument-ID

Dokument-ID TE9155

Veröffentlichungsdatum

Veröffentlichungsdatum 20.12.2021
Frage
How do you properly enter FLO-DAR calibration information into the FL900?
Zusammenfassung
How to properly enter the FLO-DAR calibration information into the FL900 using FLO-WARE
Antwort
 Note: This will not focus on aspects related to the sensor, except as they are programmed into the FL900.  For information on proper calibration of a sensor, see calibration articles for the specific sensor you are using (e.g., FLO-DAR, FLO-TOTE, etc.)
  1. After connecting your computer to the FL900, click on the "Sensor Port 1" button (or whatever Port number your FLO-DAR is on) in the white programming section at the top left (below "Datalog Setup").
  2. You will see "Port 1: FLO-DAR-Dar Configuration."
  3. Below that about one inch there are four tabs
    • General Settings
    • Advanced Settings
    • Surcharge Settings
    • Flow Settings
  4. Click on the General Settings tab and you will see "FLO-DAR-Dar Velocity Settings."  There are eight items listed below it.
  5. The first box is "Velocity Method" and it should be set to "Mean Vel."
  6. Site Multiplier
    • This a calibration adjustment to make the FLO-DAR velocity match the actual velocity.  The velocity measured by the FLO-DAR is multiplied by the number in the box.
    • For example, if the FLO-DAR measures a velocity of 4.0 fps and the actual velocity of the water is 4.8 fps, then enter 1.20 into the Site Multiplier box.
    • If the "Site Multiplier" is less than 0.75 or greater than 1.25, you should investigate to determine if there is some issue with the site that is making the FLO-DAR and the manual velocity meter read different. 
Please see klicken Sie hier for additional information.

Hat dir diese Antwort geholfen?

Wird gesendet...
Vielen Dank für Ihr Feedback.
Beim Senden ist ein Fehler aufgetreten. Versuchen Sie es erneut.