Paddle type level switches are general powder level switches, and are used not detect powders. These level switches have been used in various locations where powder and grains must be detected. This page introduces operating principles of paddle type level switches and shows some application examples.
Paddle Type Level Switch is used for level detection for powder or bunk material in silo, hoppar, etc. The rotating paddle is continuously rotates by a motor. When this paddle contacts with the material, the force more than the rotating torque will be applied to the paddle and the rotation will stop.