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Fisher Control Valve Instrument Maintenance & Calibration

Course number
1700
Venue
Emerson Innovation Center – Marshalltown, Iowa

Overview

This 3-day course and hands-on workshop covers the principles of operation, calibration and installation procedures for electronic and pneumatic instruments. The class will discuss maintenance procedures for Fisher sliding stem and rotary actuator assemblies. Hands-on workshop exercises and lectures to discuss the operation and calibration of many Fisher instruments such as I/P transducers, pneumatic positioners, electro-pneumatic positioners, and Fisher FIELDVUE™ digital valve controllers will be covered. Students will:

  • Calibrate a variety of pneumatic and electronic instruments
  • Correctly perform installation procedures
  • Perform basic troubleshooting, basic controller tuning, positioner and FIELDVUE  digital valve controller application

Topics

  • Actuators and Bench Set
  • Current to Pneumatic (I/P) Transducers
  • Instrument Terminology
  • Pneumatic and Electro-Pneumatic Positioners 
  • FIELDVUE Digital Valve Controller

Audience

This course is for instrument technicians and others, responsible for pneumatic and electronic instrument calibration, installation and troubleshooting.

Prerequisites

Some experience in electronic and pneumatic instrument maintenance and calibration would be helpful.