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Optical Sensors That Prevent Oil Tank Leaks

Optical liquid level sensors are designed with no moving parts making them cost efficient and accurate. Plastic and stainless steel sensors are designed to withstand different types of fluids and applications. Both materials are ideal for helping to protect against leaks in oil/ water tanks and more.
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Customize Your Liquid Level Sensor with SMD Fluid Controls

Custom solutions are a specialty at SMD Fluid Controls, with more than half of our business being custom-designed sensors that are created to fit specific application needs. As a result, we can expertly craft float switches for your particular levels, fluid type, float positions, and more.
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Home Septic Systems and the Importance of Septic Tank Alarms

About 25% of homeowners in the United States rely on a dedicated septic system for their home’s wastewater. A septic system is a delicate one, dependent on a series of biological and mechanical processes. Properly maintained septic systems rarely have …
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RACE CAR

Level Sensors for Aftermarket Race Cars

If there’s one thing any racecar team needs more than speed, it’s dependability. When a race is a neck and neck and the finish line is approaching, the crew needs a car with aftermarket performance parts that won’t clunk out. …
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Hygienic Sensors Play Critical Role in Biotech and Pharma

Hygienic and sanitary measurement solutions play a critical role in biotech and pharmaceutical manufacturing industries where accuracy can literally be a matter of life and death. In addition to safety, these sensors help improve efficiency and productivity so that manufacturers …
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Liquid Level Sensors Help Rainwater Reclamation Systems

There is a global water crisis happening that continues to be a growing threat to the world’s population. While we hear a lot about the importance of recycling items to help save the environment, water reclamation can help improve the …
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Ultrasonic Sensors Surge in Demand as Market Heats Up

Ultrasonic sensors are easy to use and reliable for distance measurement, object detection, and liquid level measurement. Since they work with soundwaves, they can be used in non-contact environments and for a number of different applications that would otherwise be …
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OIL RIG

Level Sensors for Effective Oil Spill Containment Systems

Spill containment is important and requires immediate response to be effective. By stopping the spread of a spill (whether chemical, oil sewage or some other substance) it’s possible to curb the ill effects –  such as absorption or spread of …
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INDUSTRIAL

Industrial Sensors Market Heats Up

The market for sensors that measure physical quantities and send signals to change, operate or maneuver systems, is hot across so many industries and as the tech matures, they continue to find applications in a number of places. From sensing …
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