Several leading compressor manufacturers weighed in with insights and advice for contractors and technicians as they learn how to work safely with the equipment utilizing these so-called alternative refrigerants as they transition into primary refrigerant choices.
The WirelessHART Power Meter makes electrical demand and consumption measurements available via a secure and reliable network across numerous markets. WirelessHART technology has been incorporated into a revenue-grade wireless power meter to deliver a unique measurement.
The 12pc Ratchet & Socket Set features a ratchet with pivoting head and patented proprietary sockets. The sockets feature a parallel flat design for wrench compatibility and to deter rolling as well as an optimized geometry to reduce stripping and breaking.
The Vantage 180 is a lightweight, multifunction light that attaches to full-brim fire helmets. It can also be used as a hand-held or right-angle light and securely attaches to helmets by means of an integrated stainless steel clip.
The HD780 Digital Manifold/Pressure Gauge is an all-in-one tool that lets HVAC pros measure suction-line or liquid-line pressure and line temperature to instantly obtain superheat and subcooling values. It also calculates differential pressure (P1-P2) and delta-T (T1-T2).
These needle-nose combination pliers are ideal for all common installation and repair work that involves gripping, bending, holding, pulling, and cutting the workpiece. At a length of 6 inches, these pliers have a slim-head design and anti-twist, pointed jaws, making the pliers useful when working in tough, confined areas. The pliers include a special convex contour on one jaw for a highly secure, three-point grip on workpieces.
The tools segment, specifically hand tools, may not be the first portion of the market that comes to mind when thinking of digital and connected HVAC devices. However, manufacturers are seeing interest in connected tools, and the adoption rate is growing rapidly.
These tote outfits come in two portable options. The light-duty outfit features the smaller (6-inch) J-APT handle for better maneuverability in tight spaces while the medium-duty outfit includes the medium-sized (8.3-inch) 100-CPT handle for working with thicker materials.