MRO Magazine

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Test and Measurement

Feature
February 1, 2010  

Inspection Camera Helps Locate And Record Machinery Problems

Milwaukee’s new M12 M-Spector AV digital inspection camera allows users to capture up to 12,000 photos and record up to 90 minutes of audio/video to help when inspecting common jobsite problems. Issue…

Feature
February 1, 2010  

Clamp-On Multimeter Has Dual Display

Amprobe’s compact ACD-14 Plus clampon multimeter with dual display allows simultaneous reading of amperage and voltage. Its thin jaws can access tight measurement areas, yet accommodate conductors up …

Feature
February 1, 2010  

Probe Indicates Live Volt-Even With Blown Fuse

Fluke has introduced FTP fused test probes with built-in fuses for additional measurement protection. If the probe fuse blows, the probe still allows the meter to indicate live voltage. The units are …

Feature
February 1, 2010  

Infrared Thermometer Is For Food Service

The model FST-200 food service infrared thermometer has been introduced by Dwyer Instruments. The thermometer has both an infrared sensor and an immersion probe for safely monitoring surface and produ…

News
November 5, 2009  

Supplier delivers its 100,000th infrared camera

Tucson, AZ — FLIR Systems has sold its 100,000th commercial-use infrared camera. The FLIR thermal imager was …

News
September 2, 2009  

Comprehensive ultrasound training program starts Sept. 14

Toronto, ON — UE Systems is holding a comprehensive ultrasound Level I training class that will aid in signif…

Feature
June 1, 2009  

New Book Details Uses Of Thermal Imaging To Cut MaintenanCe Costs

Mississauga, ON — Fluke Corporation, a supplier of portable electronic test and measurement and thermal imaging technology, has introduced a new 72-page book filled with the latest information on the…

Feature
June 1, 2009  

New Troubleshooting and Management Tools Help Plant Engineers Manage Industrial EThernet

Mississauga, ON — Fluke Networks, a provider of network solutions for the testing, monitoring and analysis of enterprise and telecommunications networks, has announced the availability of a wide rang…

Feature
June 1, 2009  

Condition Monitoring Helps In Reducing Noise In Gear Drives

Hannover, Germany — Recent European legislation has reduced allowable noise levels in industry by 5 dB and now requires machine and system manufacturers to provide information about noise radiation. …

Feature
June 1, 2009  

Ultrasonic System Listens And Measures

According to bearing manufacturers, lubrication problems account for 36% of bearing failures — and over-lubrication is a more frequent cause of these failures than under-lubrication. As a result, sev…

Feature
June 1, 2009  

Heat Seeker

Electric motors are the backbone of industry. Alone, they account for 70% of the electricity consumed by industry. An integral part of optimizing motor performance and minimizing downtime is having th…

Feature
June 1, 2009  

Infrared Inspection Update Saves Big Money

Apaper mill had a very successful infrared inspection program that its managers wanted to expand. However, the requirements of NFPA 70E regulations were causing the US-based mill to rethink its strate…

Feature
June 1, 2009  

Dynamometer System Is Versatile

The Accudyne family of AC motoring dynamometers from Sakor offers a flexible dynamometer system that is compatible with a broad range of testing applications, including conventional engine and power-t…

Feature
June 1, 2009  

Thermal imager detects component problems

Fluke’s Ti55 IR FlexCam thermal imager features 320 by 240 detectors with excellent thermal sensitivity for high-resolution and high-quality images. Temperatures are displayed live on the large, 5-in….

Feature
June 1, 2009  

PTda 2009 MeMbership Directory Is Out Now

Chicago, IL — A listing of more than 400 distributors and manufacturers of power transmission/motion control products can be found in the new Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) 2009 M…