Press Release


Palmer Instruments, Inc. announces new line of Digital Pressure Gauges

New Digital Pressure Gauges


Asheville, NC –December 13, 2011Palmer Instruments, Inc., manufacturer of temperature and pressure instrumentation since 1836, announces the addition of Digital Pressure Gauges to its line of process pressure instrumentation.  With a 2.5” dial face, EDG Gauges display both positive and negative pressures on an easy to read LCD screen.    Accuracy of ±1% of full scale provides the reliability needed for your process, while settable resolutions of 0.1, 0.2, 0.5, and 1 whole unit allow flexibility in readings.  User selectable single point calibration with known pressure input allows you to minimize errors at your expected operation pressure for optimum accuracy.  Standard 9V battery is good for approximately 1,500 hours (8,000 cycles) and is easy to replace.  Auto-off timer feature saves battery life, allowing the gauge to be always on, or to auto shut off in increments between 30 seconds and 180 seconds.  Select the unit of measure you need – PSI, Bar, Kgf/cm2, or KPa for standard ranges; PSI, mBar, mmHg, and inHg for compound ranges.  Models include Bottom ¼” NPT connection for versatile installation options and protective rubber boot for impact dampening.  316SS internals are available for corrosive liquid applications.  Compound and standard ranges available.  Palmer EDG Digital Pressure Gauges are available from Palmer Instruments, Inc., and their network of international distributors.

For additional information please contact us at or call 1-800-421-2853,
fax 828-658-0728.
Write to Palmer Wahl, 234 Old Weaverville Road, Asheville, NC 28804.
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Editorial Contact

Anne E. Santangelo
Communications Manager
Phone: 828-658-3131 x313
Fax: 828-658-0728

About Palmer Wahl Instrumentation Group

Palmer Wahl Instrumentation Group, with 175 years of continuous product innovation, started as America's first thermometer company in Cincinnati, OH in 1836.  Since that time, Palmer Instruments has steadily evolved through product development geared exclusively towards industrial process measurement, test and calibration. Operating from a modern facility in Asheville, NC since 1987, and acquiring Wahl Instruments, Inc. in 1997, Palmer Wahl Instrumentation Group is uniquely qualified to provide application/technical support, calibration services and product selection from an extensive line of the finest instrumentation products.  For more information, visit