Capacity Assurance Marketplace
EP Editorial Staff | February 12, 2010
Near-Laboratory-Quality Viscosity Measurements Made Easy
The SimpleVIS™ system from Cannon Instrument is a specialized semi-automated viscometer that provides quick, reliable kinematic viscosity results with a touch of a finger. According to the company, this portable unit is ideal for any site that needs near-laboratory-quality viscosity measurements. Everything to get started is included; the user provides only sample and solvent. Capable of delivering direct kinematic viscosity measurement, with no need to correlate dynamic viscosity data, the product incorporates a modified cross-arm style tube that works with both transparent and opaque oils.
Cannon Instrument Co.
State College, PA
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Printer Offers Hundreds Of Label Options
The BMP™71 label printer from Brady features more than 400 varieties of label options and what the company claims is the fastest print speed in the portable printer market. It can print on more than 30 different types of materials, including self-laminating sleeves and flag labels, indoor/outdoor vinyl and raised-panel labels. Other features include a material-recognition technology that automatically formats a print job according to the inserted cartridge, storage space for 100,000+ label files and a print speed of 1.5″ per second.
Brady Worldwide, Inc.
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Fast, No-Hassle, CMMS “Toolbox”
MAPCON’s On-Demand™ uses cutting-edge SaaS (software-as-a-service) technology to provide companies with comprehensive maintenance management (including work orders and preventive maintenance scheduling tools). According to the manufacturer, On-Demand is delivered “blazingly fast” and economically over the Internet to customer computers, eliminating slowdown that can be associated with using browsers to access information. The application is billed month-to-month, with no contract periods or penalties for upgrades or downgrades. As a standard policy, MAPCON offers a free 30-day software evaluation to potential customers. New On-Demand subscribers are eligible for a free initial month of service.
MAPCON Technologies, Inc.
Des Moines, IA
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Easy & Safe UL Classified Temporary Electrical Panel Covers
TempCovers™ from Grace Engineered Products are designed to serve as temporary protective panelboard ingress barriers for commercial, residential and maintenance electrical panels. UL classified, they meet all applicable OSHA standards and provide easy and safe access to an electrical panel that is being serviced by a licensed and/or qualified worker. TempCovers™ not only allow the covering and uncovering of a panel in seconds (through the use of non-conductive, shock-reducing magnets), they come with signage indicating high-voltage risk. Puncture- and tear-resistant, they’re rated up to 600 volts.
Grace Engineered Products, Inc.
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Continuous Protection For Commercial Steam & Boiler Applications
McDonnell & Miller’s Series 1575 Combination Low-Water Cut-Off / Pump Controller is used as a low-water-cut-off, feed water control and alarm for boilers, vessels and tanks. It features a 1 hp pump relay along with adjustable burner and pump settings and a wide range of diagnostic capabilities. The manufacturer notes that the product prevents rapid burner and pump cycling; provides constant operation throughout the pressure range; does not require electrical starters for motors up to 1 hp; and lends itself to easy monitoring and troubleshooting.
McDonnell & Miller
An ITT Brand
Morton Grove, IL