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December 1, 2002  

Heavy duty hose moves water, sewage

Goodyear Canada’s Engineered Products Division has announced a lightweight, heavy-duty flex hose called Green Hornet for use in the manufacturing, construction, waste management, marine and agricultur…

December 1, 2002  

Specialty testers are task-specific

Five testers for electrical maintenance have been introduced by Motorman Test Tools. These new tools comprise the non-contact voltage detector, Model VT201, the voltage tester/four lamp, Model VT102, …

December 1, 2002  

Rolling-mill bearing seal broadens large-diameter line

Chicago Rawhide has added an HDL seal to its family of large-diameter seals. This seal is designed to solve the problems associated with sealing bearings on the large rolling mills that produce produc…

December 1, 2002  

Temperature data logger series carries a low price tag

Baker Instruments has introduced the Series 175 mini data logger, offering low-cost yet reliable, long-term temperature monitoring in a rugged housing. An LED alarm signals when the specified limit va…

December 1, 2002  

Sealless pump offers good chemical resistance

Fully corrosion resistant, the Millar-Williams Hydronics magnetic drive and self-priming pump is available in either polypropylene/PVDF or PVDF materials to handle acids, alkalis, caustics, bleaches, …

December 1, 2002  

Personal gas monitor comes as kit

The 400 Series personal gas monitor from ITM Instruments offers personal protection from a single dangerous gas or low levels of oxygen. Easy to use, the OSHA-conforming device comes in two small mode…

Industry
December 1, 2002  

Felt roll bearing seals out contaminates

As an integral part of the wet end of a paper machine, felt roll bearings are subject to the ingress of corrosive contaminates through existing housing seals during operation as well as during wash-do…

December 1, 2002  

Advanced material handling is added to multi-axis controller

SEW Eurodrive has been marketing the BiFas UHS (Uni Hardware System), an industrial controller with built-in PLC and motion control capabilities, in North America since 1998. An optional BiFas UHS-POS…

December 1, 2002  

Gearbox is easy to install

Bayside Controls has introduced the PX23 series precision in-line planetary gearboxes designed for demanding industrial motion control applications. Incorporating advanced helical planetary technology…

December 1, 2002  

Anti-creep ball slides handle vertical applications with overhanging loads

Del-Tron Precision has introduced a line of anti-creep ball slide assemblies that eliminates the misalignment that can occur with vertical or uneven loads or offset forces. The new design features a s…

December 1, 2002  

High-load bearings have long service life

The Transport Dynamics Division of RBC Bearings has introduced Fiberglide self-lubricating bearings for applications that require high-load capability and long bearing life, such as material handling,…

December 1, 2002  

High-temperature putty repairs boilers

Pyro-Putty 653 from Aremco is an inorganic, single-part, ceramic- and metal-filled paste that bonds to cast iron, steel and stainless steel and withstands continuous operating temperatures and rigorou…

December 1, 2002  

Lube vent block retrofits existing applications

The Lube Vent Block from L.A. Solutions is a fluid control device that increases bearing life and protects the environment, especially in greased bearing applications. It promotes improved sealing of …

December 1, 2002  

Wet/dry shop vac handles tough jobs

A high-power shop vacuum, the Model 97725 wet/dry Turbo III portable vacuum, has a rugged design, making it suitable for heavy-duty, continuous industrial use. A dual-fan motor extends motor life and …

December 1, 2002  

Stainless steel hand truck resists corrosion

Hamilton Caster has announced an all-stainless-steel hand truck, Model HM44-S. Made from Type 304 stainless steel 3/4-in. schedule 10 pipe, the truck stands 46 in. high and has an overall width of 20-…

December 1, 2002  

Motor checker keeps tabs on electric motors

The EMC-11 motor checker is a portable diagnostic tool for electricians, used for on-site checks of electric motors and other three-phase equipment. Winding resistance and inductance are measured afte…

Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
December 1, 2002  

Infra-red thermometer’s backlit display shines brightly in dark places

The Fluke 61 infra-red thermometer is designed for electrical, process, plant maintenance, facility maintenance, HVAC/R and automotive professionals. Featuring a laser beam for easy aiming, the instru…

December 1, 2002  

Manometer suits both plants and labs

Airflow’s MEDM 500 and MEDM 5k microprocessor manometers are versatile instruments offering a wide range of facilities for measuring air pressure, velocity and flow. Robust and portable, they are suit…

December 1, 2002  

Soft starter offers superior torque control

Schneider Electric’s Telemecanique Altistart 48 Torque Control System soft starter combines good torque control with easy network connectivity. Controlling a wide range of asynchronous motors from 2 h…

December 1, 2002  

Induction heater helps extend bearing life

Koyo induction heaters are designed for work both on the production floor and on site. Tough, strong and easy to use, these units feature swing arm construction, a microprocessor-controlled power supp…