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Model VDR Vertical Deaerator

VDR Vertical Air Eliminator

The Smith Meter® Model VDR Vertical Deaerator is a compact vertical mounted centrifugal-type air eliminator for effective air release and gas extraction. The VDR will separate and release air and gas from petroleum and other liquid products before they are metered.


  • Ensures accurate measurement for all metering technologies
  • Stabalizes operation for Coriolis and Ultrasonic metering
  • Protects the metering system from slugs of air


  • Operates with a mechanical or electrical air release system
  • Low pressure drop to maintain flow rates

*VDR as shown is manufactured to European approval requirements.