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Heavy Duty Paddle Flow Switch

Paddle Flow Switch
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C$213.52

Item# FSW-160

Volume discounts available
Volume Discount Schedule
Quantity Price each
1-4 C$213.52
5-9 C$202.84
10-24 C$198.57
25-49 C$190.03
50-99 C$185.76
100+ C$181.49

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Lead Time (If not in stock): 7 Days
Paddle Flow Switch FSW-160 FSW-160
  • Multiple Quick-Change Paddles
  • EPDM Seal
  • Field Adjustable Set Points
  • Direct Replacement for Most Paddle-Type Flow Switches
  • High Flow Sensitivity
  • Stainless Steel Paddles and Shaft
  • NEMA 1 (IP10) Enclosure

FSW-160 Model Options

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Media Type
Flow Range
Accuracy
Max Operating Pressure
Max Process Temperature
Process Connection Type
Process Connection Size
Wetted Materials
Switch Rating and Type
Supply Power


The OMEGA™ FSW-160 is the newest heavy-duty line of flow switches. The switch is used to signal, start, or stop electronically operated equipment when flow or no-flow conditions occur.

Omega’s elastomeric sealing system is superior to the metal bellows that are subject to metal fatigue and corrosion. This seal system has been field-proven for over a decade. The FSW-160 can be used in pipes 1 inch and larger, with set-points as low as 4 GPM (15.2 LPM) to over 500 GPM (1893 LPM) in larger pipe sizes. The FSW160 uses a 15A SPDT micro switch that can control a 1/2 horsepower motor.

Specifications
Hysteresis (? Flow Rate to Activate/ Deactivate Switch)
    10% at upper end of flow range
    30% at lower end of flow range
Differential Pressure Drops Across Unit Under Normal Operating Conditions:
    1 to 3" pipe, less than 1 psi
    4 to 48" pipe, negligible
Working Line Pressure: 200 psig maximum [proof tested to 1200 psig at 21°C (70°F)]
Working Temperature: 121°C (250°F) maximum continuous
Wetted Materials:
    Body and Lid: Brass
    Shaft: 304 stainless steel
    Paddle: 316 stainless steel
    Seal: EPDM
Electrical Switch Characteristics SPDT 15 A, 1/2 hp at 125 or 250 Vac 0.5 A at 125 Vdc (tungsten lamp) 0.25 A @ 250 Vdc (tungsten lamp)
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