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    what is the benefit of continuous level detector against neutron back-scatter? can anyone share their experience using continuous level detector?

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    Lucibar Davalillo

    The main advantage is that you know where you at into your the drum at any time; during coking process, either coke or foam, which let you be prepared for worse case scenario. Back-scatter is good to differentiate between coke or foam, but you won’t know how are you doing on either one until being close enough (+/- 3 ft) from the source. The best is a combination of both technologies.  

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