Inaccuracy

For standard industrial units: 0.5 to 5% of full scale. Full-traversing Pitot Venturis under National-Bureau-of-Standards-type laboratory conditions can give 0.5% of the actual flow error. Industrial Pitot Venturis must be individually calibrated to obtain 1% of range performance. Inaccuracy of individually calibrated multiple-opening averaging pitot tubes is claimed to be 2% of the range when the Reynolds numbers exceed 50,000. Area-averaging duct units are claimed to be between 0.5 and 2% of the span. The error of the d/p cell is additional to the errors listed.

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