2852-LT Remote Mounted Level Transmitter

2852-LT Remote Mounted Level Transmitter


The 2852-LT Remote Mounted Level Transmitter provides reliable level monitoring of liquids and solids for measurement and control. The unit continuously monitors the liquid or solids level in a tank, stand-pipe or containment. Outputs include analog, digital, and relay control for interface to alarms, valves, pumps and other process monitoring equipment.

The 2852-LT sensing probe monitors the capacitance field around the probe. As the product rises in the tank or vessel the probe capacitance increases. This change is used to provide a 4-20 mA proportional output and two setpoint alarm relays. on can be set using any two points along the probe length.

Features & Benefits

  • No moving parts
  • Remote electronics via standard twisted pair
  • Explosion proof probe is standard
  • Probe is available with Intrinsically Safe option for alternative HazLoc protection
  • High corrosion resistant Teflon and stainless steel wetted parts
  • Capacitance technology responds to all liquid and solids types
  • HF capacitance technology does not require routine cleaning
  • Easy calibration and control set-up
  • Capacitance technology does not foul or require routine cleaning
  • Remote monitor mounts away from the process for operator safety and ease of control wiring

Technical Specifications

Control Unit

Operating Temp. -20˚C to +55˚C
Resolution .007% (.07 pF at 1,000 pF)
Accuracy .04% of full scale pF
Power Input 12 vdc or 24 vdc or 100-240 vac +/- 10%
Alarm Relay 2 x 10 amp@240 vac, SPDT dry, discrete relays with differential control (2852-LT only)
Analog Output 4-20mA proportional output, non-isolated
Communication Modbus RS-485
Certified UL 61010-1, 2nd Edition
CAN/CSA-22.2 61010-1-4
IEC/EN 61010-1, 2nd Edition
IEC 61326-1
CE Declared
Enclosure Type 4/IP 66 painted steel
or Type 4X/IP 66 polycarbonate or SS
Optional Light, buzzer, beacon (2852-LT only)
2851-LT as above: no relays, isolated 4-20mA


Probe -60˚C to +260˚C
PMC -60˚C to +55˚C
Approval CSA Div 1, Class 1, Groups C,D
ABSA-CRN #0F07450.2
Intrinsic Safety CSA Intrinsically Safe when ordered with Approved Barrier in Control Unit
Div 1, Class I, Groups A,B,C,D;
Class II, Groups E,F,G; Class III, Encl.Type 4
Wetted Parts 316SS and Teflon

Sensor materials are eligible for NACE MR-0175 Compliance





Sample Specification

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