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Intrinsically Safe Definition

The certifications many of our products hold are ATEX/IECEx and CSA approval.   What does it mean to be intrinsically safe?   Intrinsically safe equipment is equipment and wiring which is not capable of releasing sufficient thermal or electrical energy under standard or...

Pressure Transducers for Industrial Applications

A pressure transduceris also sometimes called a pressure transmitter, it is a type of sensor which converts pressure into an electrical signal which can be processed. Pressure transducers are used within many industries for a wide range of applications. They are often used for industrial...

Why We are Open During The COVID-19 Pandemic

At this difficult time, many non-essential businesses are being ordered to shut down to reduce the spread of COVID-19. At Variohm Holdings, we are staying open. Our production and warehouse facilities remain operational to supply the part(s) required for our customers with a focus on particular...

What is a Temperature Probe

What is a temperature probe? A temperature probe is a type of sensor which measures temperature in air, liquids or solid surfaces. They are used throughout many industries and many applications.Temperature probes are available in different shapes and sizes, with different connection...

COVID 19 statement

As a business we are constantly reviewing any potential risks caused by COVID-19. In particular for our employees, customers and the continued supply of our products, The current guidelines have been considered.We have implemented the following activities to ensure protecting our employees and...

What is Displacement?

As a position sensor specialist, displacement is something we regularly measure. Displacement is the movement of an object from one place to another. This can be in any direction. Our sensors are used to measure linear displacement (movement along a single axis) or rotary displacement (movement...