Capacity Assurance Marketplace
EP Editorial Staff | March 12, 2013
Versatile, Bluetooth Workplace Headsets
3M’s Peltor WS Headsets with Bluetooth Wireless Technology allow users to communicate, listen to music, talk on the phone and simultaneously monitor connected electronics without removing the unit. Offered in four styles, they amplify lower-level sounds, like voices, while attenuating higher-level sounds, like those found in the workplace, and limit exposure to 82 decibels.
3M Personal Safety Div.
St. Paul, MN
Air Coolant For Machining Operations
EXAIR’s Cold Gun Aircoolant SystemTM produces a cold, quiet stream of air to reduce heat buildup on machining operations. According to the company, the Cold Gun is an alternative to mist systems and helps reduce costs associated with the purchase, filtration and disposal of liquid coolants. Features include an improved hot-air exhaust muffler that reduces the operating noise level to 70 dBA.
Updated Regulatory Software Tool
Blue Mountain Quality Resources’ Regulatory Asset Manager software is an EAM built specifically for GMP-compliant organizations. A new release provides enhanced features and functionality around document embedding, emails, reports, business rules and overall usability. The software now allows users to embed files and documents into the system rather than linking to it. These documents can include calibration certificates, images and more.
Blue Mountain Quality Resources, Inc.
State College, PA
Low-Temp Food Grade Lubricant
LU™214 Food Grade Low Temperature Lubricant from Sprayon® Products is NSF® H1-rated and suited for extended service under low-temperature conditions (down to -78 F). Its blend of synthetic oils includes extreme-pressure corrosion inhibitors, anti-oxidant, anti-foam and anti-wear additives. Kosher-approved, this non-staining formulation with a high load capacity is suited for use on air-compressor systems, gears, chains and more.
Wearable Gas Detector Pump
The Ventis™ Slide-on Pump from Industrial Scientific is compatible with the company’s Ventis MX4 and MX4 iQuad multi-gas detectors. It is suited for gas-monitor users who wear a gas monitor for personal protection but require a pump for confined-space entry. The pump samples up to 50 feet in a range of applications. No tools are required to attach the pump to or remove from the Ventis monitor.
Industrial Scientific Corp.
IR Cameras With Improved Resolution
The Avio Model R300SR series of infrared thermography cameras is equipped with an onboard function that improves spatial resolution of the thermal image. The pixel count is increased to four times that of the detector by software processing, which allows for multiple frames of high-quality image information at a lower cost. The series also features edge enhancement for clearer images.
An NEC Group Company
San Fernando, CA
Vibration Switch For Cooling Towers
Balmac’s Model 555 Vibration Switch with Remote Accelerometer provides continuous vibration monitoring on motors and gearboxes for cooling-tower applications and other rotating machinery. Powered by either 110-130VAC, 50/60 Hz. or a 22-28 VDC 150mA supply (190-250 VAC optional), the switch provides user-selectable vibration measurements in acceleration, displacement and velocity, and features high and low amplitude ranges. A standard NEMA 4X fiberglass housing resists water, dust and chemicals.
Plain City, OH
Semi-Permanent Spill Containment Solution
New Pig’s crush-resistant Build-A-Berm® Barrier Kit lets facilities create semi-permanent spill containment barriers around machinery or storage areas. The pliable, open-cell barrier can be shaped to suit the application and springs back into shape after being walked on or rolled over with light, wheeled equipment. It features a high-visibility yellow color and 18-oz all-vinyl covering that resists oils, coolants and most chemicals. The kit includes straight sections, corners and sealant, and the barrier is easily removed with a flat-bladed shovel.
New Pig Corp.
Hour-Meter And Location Monitoring
Keytroller’s Cyberwatch LAN is a wireless hour-meter that connects through a facility’s wi-fi network. In addition to monitoring engine or motor ignition by time (hours and minutes), it offers other specialized sensors like over/under temperature, over/under hydraulic pressure and over/under voltage. Featuring four hour-meter inputs, the device is simple to install on any model vehicle or machine. Cyberwatch LAN can be viewed directly on a browser or can transmit to an external server.
Flexible, Scalable CMMS Solution
RPM, RealVision’s preventive maintenance system, provides asset management, preventive maintenance, work-order scheduling, stockroom inventory control and other functions. It is offered in standalone, enterprise or cloud-based CMMS environments in MS SQL or Oracle databases. This flexible, scalable system also offers BOM-based equipment and component life-management capabilities for maintenance of multiple components, from simple to complex.