Author Archive | Melissa Larson


1:29 pm
October 26, 2015
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Fluke Clamp Meters Add Logging and Wireless Data Transfer

Often the most frustrating task for electricians and maintenance technicians is to troubleshoot intermittent faults because they rarely occur at convenient times. The new Fluke Connect-enabled 370 FC Series Clamp Meters log measurements to pinpoint intermittent faults precisely without the need for the technician to be present. Those measurements are then wirelessly transmitted to the Fluke Connect […]


4:01 pm
October 21, 2015
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EXAIR Air Knives Cover Wide Spans, Resist Temperature and Corrosion

EXAIR has expanded its stainless steel long super air knives to include a maximum length of 108 in. (2743mm) and is manufacturing all air knives 60 in. (1524 mm) and longer, which used to be two pieces, in a one-piece construction which eases installation and saves space. The corrosion-resistant design ensures seamless airflow and withstands […]


4:20 pm
October 20, 2015
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Kepware Releases New Internet of Things Solution, Streams Industrial Data into Cloud

Kepware Technologies, a software development company focused on communications for automation, has announced the release of the IoT Gateway for KEPServerEX version 5.19. Built to support Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) deployments, the IoT Gateway streams real-time machine and sensor data into cloud-based software platforms for real-time analytics. By leveraging the more than 150 communication […]


12:58 pm
October 14, 2015
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Megger Offers Battery Testers

Megger now offers two battery impedance testers that have enough available current to measure impedance values and DC voltage up to 7,000 Ah. The BITE2 and BITE2P take measurements within three seconds. Designed for use on valve regulated lead acid (VLRA) batteries, large flooded vented lead acid (VLA) batteries as well as nickel-cadmium (NiCD) batteries, […]


3:50 pm
October 13, 2015
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Eaton Debuts Molded Case Circuit Breaker

Power management company Eaton has announced the Digitrip RMS 210+ electronic trip unit integrated in an F-frame molded case circuit breaker (MCCB).  The Digitrip 210+ trip unit provides easy setup, to ensure coordination and reliable protection for electrical systems in commercial, industrial and machinery manufacturing environments. Designed to fit FDE-frame MCCBs, the new trip unit […]


3:45 pm
October 13, 2015
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IMI Sensors Launches Hazardous Area Approved Triaxial Accelerometer

IMI Sensors, manufacturer of industrial vibration monitoring instrumentation, announced the release of Model EX629A11A/006CC, a hazardous area-approved triaxial ICP accelerometer with an integral coiled cable and choice of terminating connector. IMI has developed the sensor to be used in route-based predictive maintenance in hazardous environments in conjunction with a wide variety of third-party, multi-channel data […]


3:45 pm
October 9, 2015
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Leeson Electric Launches Next-Gen Extreme Duck Motor

Leeson Electric is launching the next generation Extreme Duck Motor. The new design ensures that liquids don’t penetrate the motors in any mounting position and the motor is easier to install and connect because of unique colored leads. A proprietary shaft seal that underwent a year of testing – 8,760 hours – is one of […]


2:46 pm
October 7, 2015
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Milwaukee Cylinder Announces RFID Technology for Tie Rod Cylinder Identification

Milwaukee Cylinder announces its new RFID solution for easy identification and maintenance tracking of tie rod cylinders. The RFID tags come pre-loaded with cylinder identifying information and maintenance kit information, allowing for simple preparation of maintenance activity. Once maintenance is complete, the date and work comments can be recorded to the tag, making it easy […]