Figure 8-27. - PIV position supervisory switch installation.
been opened two full turns the magnet is far enough away from the reed switch to actuate it, causing a supervisory signal at the control unit and/or remote receiver.
Water level in sprinkler system reservoirs must be maintained within certain limits. There are usually automatic controls for maintaining the desired water level. Water level supervisory devices cause a supervisory signal when the water level is not maintained between the desired high and low limits.
A float-actuated level indicator (fig. 8-28) is mounted outside on the wall of a tank with its float and lever extended into the tank. The lever arm pivots at the tank wall and rises or falls with the water level. A switch or switches (one for high level, one for low level) are actuated when the float moves outside
Figure 8-28. - Water level switch (float actuated).Continue Reading