What's New / Products / Testing, Monitoring, Tools

Good Day Tools: Draft Simulator

July 30, 2012
Draft SimulatorHand-held and battery-operated, the Draft Simulator can calibrate and test adjustable and factory-set pressure switches. The instrument produces a sustainable vacuum pressure, allowing HVAC technicians to simulate the pressures draft inducers produce on furnaces while determining when pressure switches open and close, all without a furnace running or the pressure switch even attached to the furnace. According to the manufacturer, while most pressure switches can be adjusted, they are only meant to be factory preset for a particular brand of furnace, and while a truly adjustable, or universal, type of pressure switch does exist, if were used at all, it was only for emergencies until a tech could come back and replace it with the right switch. With the Draft Simulator, techs can set the switch exactly where it’s supposed to be and forget it; they don’t have to come back. A tech can now use an adjustable pressure switch like a regular preset switch because they can set it accurately, said the company. In addition, the device can be used on furnaces, boilers, water heaters, draft hoods, air balancing, filter systems, clean rooms, and zoning — any application that uses a pressure switch.

Good Day Tools
888-552-0122
www.gooddaytools.com

eProduct 186

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to The NEWS Magazine

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2014 MCAA Annual Convention

Scenes from the 2014 MCAA Annual Convention in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Podcasts

NEWSmakers: Julian Scadden

Training is an ongoing process. Julian will discuss how you can generate maximum return on time and energy invested training by following a three part process. Listen to this podcast to get expert tips on training, tracking and follow up. 

More Podcasts

THE MAGAZINE

ACHRNEWS

NEWS 04-21-14 cover

2014 April 21

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

SERVICE CALLS POLL

Which statement on service calls best applies to your business?
View Results Poll Archive

HVACR INDUSTRY STORE

plumbing-hvac.gif
2014 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research

 

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

DON'T MISS A THING

Magazine image
 
Register today for complete access to ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con