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Laars Heating Systems Co.: Light Commercial Water Heater

January 16, 2012
The Mighty Stack volume water heater combines the Mighty Therm 2 boiler with an 80-gallon storage tank resulting in 199-, 300-, and 399-MBtuh sizes. It is fueled by natural or propane gas.

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Raypak: Integrated Boiler Control

January 9, 2012
The new modulating or stage-fire Versa IC™ boiler control fully integrates temperature control, ignition, safety, and individual fault monitoring. The control is field-upgradable.

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Rectorseal Corp.: A/C Overflow Shut-Off Switches

January 2, 2012
Having expanded its line of patented Safe-T-Switch® condensate overflow control switches, the company introduced models SS103E and 500EP. The line is designed for use in new or retrofit applications to protect home and commercial building owners from costly damage due to condensate overflow.

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Ilios Dynamics: Natural Gas Water Heater

December 26, 2011
Powered by a highly efficient natural gas engine, the water heater module extracts energy from the atmosphere and pumps the heat to useful temperatures. Free waste heat from the engine is captured and repurposed, adding to the unit’s capacity and efficiency.

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Johnson Controls: Mechanical Systems, Integrated Controls

December 19, 2011

York® Commercial Comfort Systems (YCCS), a broad range of mechanical systems and integrated controls for the commercial building environment, have been enhanced. The units feature factory-installed controls and factory-configured components specially designed for commercial and light commercial users.

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Kinetics Noise Control Inc.: Seismic Cable Restraint Systems

December 12, 2011
A new line of seismic cable restraint products features the patented QuakeLoc™ connector. The connector quickly and easily fastens cables used in the seismic restraint of piping, duct, electrical cable trays, and suspended equipment.

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Wohler USA: Inspection Camera System

December 5, 2011
The VIS 340 Plus inspection camera system features dual camera heads, giving professionals more flexibility when troubleshooting. The camera system comes with both a 1½-inch, 360-degree pan and 180-degree-tilt camera head, and a 1-inch straight camera head.

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Emerson Climate Technologies: Variable-Speed Compressor

November 28, 2011
Designed for high-efficiency heat pump and air conditioning systems, the new Copeland Scroll® variable-speed compressor allows heat pumps to achieve 13 HSPF, 20-plus SEER efficiency, and 40 percent greater year-round energy savings than standard heat pumps, says the company.

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Bosch Power Tools: Inspection Camera

November 21, 2011
Dark, inner recesses of utility boxes, pipes, and ductwork can be viewed with the PS90 12V Max inspection camera. The camera enables electricians, plumbers, and mechanics to see more clearly what’s clogging a drain, blocking a switch, or causing a machine to malfunction.

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Field Controls: IAQ Management System

November 14, 2011
The Healthy Home System™ turns the forced air ductwork of any home or small business into an integrated IAQ management system. It uses patented technology that engages the central fan on a scheduled basis to keep air flowing throughout the building.

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