Testing, Monitoring, Tools

GreenField Direct LLC: Flood Protection Security Valve

September 24, 2012
The Automatic Security Valve gives the homeowner a secure feeling and flood protection. The product integrates with most home automation and security systems. The actuator housing rating is rated at NEMA 6P (waterproof) and NEMA 7D (ignitionproof).

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Walter Meier (Manufacturing) Inc.: Metalforming Machines

September 17, 2012
The machines in the JET® 2012 metalforming lineup are capable of creating innovative product designs, applying precision metalforming techniques, and providing over-and-above customer service, the company said. The full range of fabrication equipment includes shears, brakes, slip rolls, and more.

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SUPCO: Temperature Alarm Kit

September 17, 2012
Versatile, the TA44 temperature alarm kit has an alarm adjustment range of -40° to 160°F (-40° to 71°C), which covers any area where temperature change is critical, said the company. The kit includes an LCD digital display transmitter (TA44T) and alarm receiver (R10), which can be remotely located up to 500 feet from the TA44T.

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Verifying HVAC Systems Work Right

September 10, 2012
Each owner who has spent millions of dollars on a new or refurbished building has every right to expect that the mechanical systems will keep tenants comfortable, while delivering every Btu and saving every kilowatt-hour possible. Commissioning agents make sure it really does happen that way.

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Ice Breaker: Troubleshooting Current Relays

September 3, 2012
One type of starting relay used on fractional-horsepower compressors is the current relay. A defective current relay can cause a compressor not to start. One popular method of troubleshooting this type of starting relay is with an ohmmeter.

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Klein Tools: Demolition Screwdrivers

August 27, 2012
A series of demolition screwdrivers is designed to take and deliver a beating. Engineered, manufactured, and tested for prying and chiseling, the screwdriver design transfers impact force directly to the work surface. A plated metal strike cap protects the handle from hammer blows.

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Onset Computer Corp.: On-Off Monitoring Data Logger

August 27, 2012
Matchbox-sized, the HOBO® UX90 motor on-off logger is an LCD-display data logger for monitoring run-times of motors, pumps, compressors, and other equipment. The logger provides a simple and convenient way to record up to 340,000 equipment on-off cycle changes.

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Fieldpiece: Hot-Wire Anemometer and Accessory Head

August 20, 2012
Combination hot-wire anemometer and psychrometer accessory head AAT3 gets into ducts easily. It can be used for measurement of air velocity, temperatures, and percent rh. It also calculates wet bulb and dew point. When connected to the HG3 HVAC Guide, it provides data for automatic calculations of target superheat and more.

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Camfil Farr Air Pollution Control: Spanish Dust Collection Capabilities Brochure

August 6, 2012
A 24-page Spanish language brochure showcases the company’s extensive capabilities in the design and manufacture of dust collectors for a wide range of processes. It describes how the manufacturer’s dust collection systems solve dust and fume challenges in blasting, chemical processing, custom OEM, and more.

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New Product Rollout Continues

July 30, 2012
As part of its “disruptive innovation” emphasis of recent years, Milwaukee Tool pledges to bring out “more new products faster” than any competitor. What's the latest from the manufacturer?

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