L.J. Star: white paper offers step-by-step guidance to sight glass selection

The “Step-by-Step Guide to Sight Glass Selection”, released by L.J. Star, is a white paper that offers straightforward guidance on how to select the appropriate sight glass for various applications.

L.J. Star Inc., the leading provider of process observation equipment, has released a white paper that offers straightforward guidance on how to select the appropriate sight glass for various applications. The checklist is designed to help engineers consider all the available options for optimal sight glass performance.
The “Step-by-Step Guide to Sight Glass Selection” will, says the company, help engineers determine not only which of the two types of sight glass best suits their needs (a sight glass window or a sight flow indicator) but details numerous important considerations, including:
•    viewing requirements;
•    optimal viewing area size;
•    mounting types;
•    available materials and their compatibility;
•    functionality of various types of sight flow indicators.
These guidelines will provide engineers with expert advice on how to best specify sight glass for their critical applications.
L.J. Star offers a wide selection of sight glass products and accessories, including cameras, wipers, and lights. L.J. Star Incorporated provides an extensive line of process observation equipment – sight glasses, lights, sanitary fittings, and level gage instrumentation. Product lines include Metaglas® Safety Sight Windows, Lumiglas® Explosion Proof Lights and Cameras, Sight Flow Indicators, Sight Ports, Sanitary Clamps, Magnetic Level Gages and Gage Glass. Metaglas is the #1 selling fused sight glass, proven in thousands of installations around the world. Unlike some other sight glasses, it meets stringent DIN 7079 and DIN 7080 quality standards, and it is approved for USP Type I use.