0849568-A1 is referenced by 23 patents and cites 6 patents.

The measuring device (10) can be fitted into a tubular conduit. In operation, the fluid to be measured flows through the device (10). The device has a single, straight measurement tube (13) with a longitudinal axis (131), an inlet end and an outlet end (11,12). A carrier is fixed to the inlet and outlet ends. From the carrier, a long heavy line runs from the carrier parallel to the longitudinal axis (131) of the tube and does not meet it. The device also has a jib or boom mass (15) fixed in the middle between the inlet and outlet ends. In operation the mass (15) causes the tube to oscillate either in a first oscillation base mode or a second, higher frequency base mode. An exciting arrangement (16) sets the tube to always oscillate in the second mode. The exciting arrangement (16) is arranged somewhere in the middle of the inlet and outlet ends.; A sensor (17,18) is provided for each of the inlet and outlet end oscillations of the tube. Each sensor is arranged at the same distance from the inlet or outlet end respectively.

Title
Coriolis massflow/density sensor with a single straight measuring tube
Application Number
EP19970810559 19970808
Publication Number
0849568 (A1)
Application Date
August 8, 1997
Publication Date
June 24, 1998
Inventor
Schuetze Christian
CH
Matt Christian Dipl Ing Fh
DE
Koudal Ole
CH
Bitto Ennio
CH
Wenger Alfred Dr
CH
Szaloky Georg Dr
CH
Drahm Wolfgang Dr
CH
Assignee
Flowtec
CH
IPC
G01N 09/00
G01F 01/84
G01N 11/10
G01N 09/00
G01F 01/76
G01N 11/16
G01N 09/00
G01F 01/84
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