Testing, Monitoring, Tools

Time Tested and Contractor Approved

Contractors Share Their Favorite Tools
March 3, 2014

When you find a good tool — one that takes a lickin’ and keeps on tickin’ — you’re bound to keep it around for years, and, in some cases, decades. 


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Instrumental High-Performance Tools

Vibration, Power, and Sound are Among the Characteristics Tested
March 3, 2014

Before making energy-efficiency improvements within a commercial building, a contractor must establish a baseline measurement. 


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Constructing Comfort — One Tool at a Time

It Takes the Right Instruments to Get the Job Done
March 3, 2014

Once equipped with the right dose of knowledge and the proper tools, contractors are able to offer whole-house “Goldilocks” solutions: Those that fit just right. 


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Burr Oak Tool Inc.: Straight Side-Style Fin Press

March 3, 2014

A 45-ton, straight side-style press, the FP-400 production line consistently produces quality fins with design elements that lead to longer tool life, said the company. 


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Knipex Tools LP: Pipe Wrench and Water Pump Pliers

February 24, 2014

The Cobra® XL (no. 87 01 400) and Cobra XXL (no. 87 01 560) are additions to the Cobra Water Pump Pliers family. 


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AHR Expo Showcases New HVACR Products

February 17, 2014

The NEWS was very busy at the AHR Expo in New York City, visiting as many booths as possible in search of new products. Here is a comprehensive list of everything we found on the show floor. 


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2014 AHR Expo: Tools

February 17, 2014

The NEWS was very busy at the AHR Expo in New York City, visiting as many booths as possible in search of new products. Below is a comprehensive list of all the tools we found on the show floor.


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2014 AHR Expo: Testing + Monitoring

February 17, 2014

The NEWS was very busy at the AHR Expo in New York City, visiting as many booths as possible in search of new products. Below is a comprehensive list of all the testing and monitoring products we found on the show floor.


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E Instruments Intl. LLC: Vane Thermo-Anemometer

February 10, 2014

With a large ice-blue backlit display, the LV110 vane thermo-anemometer is easy to read in light or dark environments. 


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Rostra Tool Co.: Pipe Cutters

February 10, 2014

Two SARGENT® Quick-Cut pipe cutters are available. Model 9504 QC is a radial cutter for several types of plastic pipe.


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2014 MCAA Annual Convention

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

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Kyle Gargaro, editor-in-chief of The NEWS, hosted the 2014 ACCA CEO Forum. At the event, six well-known, highly respected company executives, Gary Michel, Ingersoll Rand/Trane; Chris Nelson, Carrier Corp.; Chris Peel, Rheem Mfg. Co.; Rod Rushing, Johnson Controls; Brent Schroeder, Emerson Climate Technologies; and Doug Young, Lennox; provided individual industry outlooks and fielded questions directly from attending contractors. Listen to the entire event on the NEWSMakers podcast. Posted on April 14.

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