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Ultrasonic detector features internal data collector

The Ultrawave 170 MD ultrasonic detector from SDT is an easy-to-use multi-functional device that can monitor acoustic vibration from bearings as well as contact and non-contact infra-red temperature, ...


September 1, 2001
By MRO Magazine
MRO Magazine

The Ultrawave 170 MD ultrasonic detector from SDT is an easy-to-use multi-functional device that can monitor acoustic vibration from bearings as well as contact and non-contact infra-red temperature, RPM, audible noise and many other parameters. An all-in-one predictive maintenance device, it monitors, measures and trends ultrasonic data, simplifying complex data collection by allowing users to configure unlimited routes with onboard asset identification.

SDT North America
Reader Service Card No. 418

Grinding, cut-off wheels suit many tasks

Fein Canadian Power Tool Company has introduced Pferd grinding and cut-off wheels designed for high-speed, powerful grinding and cutting action. The brand label of the Germany company August Ruggeberg, the Pferd product line of ultra-thin, abrasive cut-off wheels offers long service life, low heat build-up, low burr formation and low vibration during operation.

Fein Canada
Reader Service Card No. 419

Motor, gearbox line comes in wide range of styles

Lafert North America carries a full line of SITI metric gear reducers and variators. Also stocked are motovariators, right angle worm, helical in-line, bevel helical and bevel gearboxes. The SITI line includes single and multiple stages of reduction, and the units can be combined to create custom reductions to suit specific applications. In addition, the company carries IEC metric motors in 56 to 315 frame sizes, 0.12 hp to 270 hp, as well as coolant pumps. These Italian motors are UL-, CSA-, CE- and ISO 9001-certified.

Lafert North America
Reader Service Card No. 420

Clamp meter fits the job at hand

Featuring an integrated circuit/software system developed specifically for clamp meters, the Fluke 330 series of clamp meters is designed for the way electricians, technicians and HVAC professionals actually work. The company worked closely with customers, who produced a wish list of attributes they were seeking in a meter. This list included a compact body and jaws that could accommodate large conductors, one-hand-operated meter controls, a large, backlit display and an auto shut-off.

Fluke Electronics Canada
Reader Service Card No. 421

Quick-release bag/hose clamp suits conveying lines

Lorenz bag/hose quick-release clamp allows easy removal from spouts without the use of tools. It also can be used to connect hoses and flexible ducting to pipes and tubes, and for quick changeovers to connect airveyor lines to permanent piping. Featuring a 1-in. wide band, the clamp is made of one-piece stainless steel. All sizes are available with a T or hex handle.

Lorenz
Reader Service Card No. 422

Vibration analysis software program makes analyzer easier to use

Ascent is an intelligent vibration analysis software program that automatically determines alarm levels and the required measurement parameter sets for various machine types. The program helps the maintenance manager determine the proper setup of data collection parameters and the placement of meaningful spectral alarm bands when using the low-cost Commtest Instruments VB vibration data collector and analyzer series.

National Electrical Carbon
Reader Service Card No. 424MRO