Endress+Hauser’s Liquiphant FTL51B
By Mario Cywinski
Endress+Hauser’s Liquiphant FTL51B is available in a full range of variants designed to meet Industry 4.0 requirements, including a mobile communication capability.
Operators can communicate with the Liquiphant by using the SmartBlue App, based on Bluetooth technology, and provides 24/7 onsite access to all product and diagnostic data, for iOS and Android mobile devices. With mobile monitoring, employees can choose a location within 20 meters of the FTL51B to receive the data.
The new Liquiphant displays the status of the level switch via ultra-bright LED on the device or displayed in the SmartBlue App. Verification via heartbeat technology enables complete documentation.
The Liquiphant FTL51B has been developed according to IEC 61508 and meets the international explosion requirements for SIL2 and SIL3 applications.