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Wet deslagger

Level measurement in the wet deslagger

Level measurement in the wet deslagger
Level measurement in the wet deslagger

Process data

Measuring task:
Level measurement
Measuring point:
Wet deslagger
Measuring range up to:
2 m
Medium:
Coal slag
Process temperature:
+30 … +80 °C
Process pressure:
0 … 0 bar
Special challenges:
Buildup

Application

In a coal fired power station, either hard coal or brown coal is burned as the main energy source. Most plants have a so-called "wet deslagger" for removing the bottom ash (slag) from the combustion chamber. Level control in the wet deslagger fulfils two important functions: First and foremost, it controls the water level, which cools and removes the hot slag. Secondly, it maintains a hermetic seal on the furnace chamber - a reliable level measurement avoids unwanted air that would otherwise get sucked into the combustion chamber.

Your benefit

Reliable
Reliable water level measurement ensures optimal operation of the process
Cost effective
Maintenance-free measurement with high accuracy
User friendly
Simple mounting and setup


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