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The weekly podcast where Phil Zito discusses topics related to building automation and provides useful tips and action packed examples to help you better understand building automation.
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BAM 55: The skinny on sensors
5 days ago
Have you ever wondered how a temperature sensor really works? What does the RTD mean and why is 1,000 ohms resistance so important. In this week's Friday Fan Answers I discuss a question from Nick. Nick asks "Can you cover or explain the technical reasons for a 1000 ohm RTD sensor to suddenly begin to fluctuate drastically" Sure thing Nick! In this episode you will learn: The best way to wire up a temperature sensor Why vibration can lead to huge temperature issues What this whole 1,000 ohms thing is about How often and how to calibrate your temperature sensors