Product News - November 2012

Product News - November 2012
Abb 600 hp panel drives

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ABB 600 hp panel drives

The DCS800-EP panel drive from ABB is rated at 400, 500 and 600 hp at 460 VAC. The unit includes a drive module mounted on a multi-level subpanel, along with AC contactor, fuses and control transformer as standard and optional components. The drive is UL 508A listed and has a 65 kA short-circuit rating. It is pre-wired and pre-tested for smooth startups. 800/752-0696; www.abb.com

Cummins mobile generators

C150D6R and C200D6R mobile generator sets from Cummins Power Generation are certified to EPA nonroad Tier 4 interim (Tier 4i) emissions levels. Rated at 150 and 200 kW capacity, the generators feature sound-attenuated enclosures, camlock distribution panel for quicker cable connections, auxiliary fuel valves for external tank connection and three-position lockable voltage selector switch. 763/574-5000; www.cummins.com

Accusonic transit-time flowmeter

The Model 8510 multiple-path, transit-time, backward compatible flowmeter from Accusonic Technologies is designed for challenging installations and measurement requirements associated with large pipes and channels. Measurable pipe and channel sizes range from 8 inches to 600 feet. 508/273-9600; www.accusonic.com

Wilden high-pressure AODD pump

The HX400S high-pressure air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump from Wilden is designed for the transfer of viscous, solid-laden slurries at high-discharge pressures. The pump can achieve a discharge fluid pressure of up to 250 psig and is available with a 1 1/2-inch inlet and discharge connections. Features include the EMS efficiency management system that enables the operator to dial in the actual operational parameters of the application demands. Other features include 62 gpm maximum flow rate and 125 psig maximum air inlet pressure. 909/422-1730; www.wildenpump.com

Air Science ductless filtration system

The Vent-Box ductless filtration system from Air Science USA is designed to protect laboratory personnel from chemical vapors found inside stand-alone chemical safety cabinets. Fumes are pulled via a flexible hose connected to the cabinet and clean, filtered air is returned to the laboratory, eliminating the need for external ducting and minimizing loss of treated, conditioned air from the facility. 239/489-0024; www.airscience.com

HEMCO UniFlow SE fume hoods

UniFlow SE Aire-Stream fume hoods from HEMCO are UL 1805 certified and offered in 48-, 60-, 72- and 96-inch widths in either constant air volume or restricted bypass models. 800/779-4362; www.hemcocorp.com

Chemineer mixer with ragless impeller

The Model 20 HT/GT mixer with RL-3 impeller from Chemineer work together to eliminate downtime and maintenance costs while increasing performance and extending the service life of the agitator. The ragless impeller is designed to prevent fibrous material buildup on the rotating impeller of the agitator and retrofits to existing agitators. 937/454-3200; www.chemineer.com

ENECON polymer composite rubber repair

FLEXICLAD ER is a two-component, 100-percent solids, trowelable polymer composite from ENECON. It is formulated to repair damaged flexible components such as conveyor belts, hoses, off-road tire sidewalls and expansion bellows. The material requires no primer, bonds to most rubber/flexible materials and cures at ambient temperatures. 888/436-3266; www.enecon.com

Dialight ultra high-efficiency LED light

The ultra high-efficiency SafeSite LED High Bay light from Dialight delivers 17,500 lumens at 172 watts. Made for use in hazardous and rugged locations, the light is designed as a replacement for up to 400-watt conventional HID lighting fixtures and features a universal voltage range of 100-277 VAC, 50/60 Hz to 347-480 VAC, 50/60 Hz and T5 temperature rating. 732/919-3119; www.dialight.com

Pentair direct air cooling system

The McLean direct air cooling system from Pentair Technical Products is designed for cooling electronics in diverse outdoor applications. An alternative to closed-loop cooling, the system features quiet, fan-based technology. Filtered ambient air is drawn into the enclosure to dissipate heat. The system is available in four models, ranging in size from 29 to 56 inches high, and available in aluminum, stainless steel and diverse paint options. Power options include 24, 48, 115 and 230 volts. 763/421-2240; www.hoffmanonline.com

NK Technologies current sensing switch

The TS current sensing switch and transducer from NK Technologies combines a limit alarm with an analog output signal transducer to monitor produced or consumed AC current up to 1,200 amps, while magnetically isolating outputs and input to maximize safety. A rotary switch enables users to set the trip point. DIN rail mounting simplifies installation and provides a secure mount that is resistant to conductor movement. 800/959-4014; www.nktechnologies.com

Ultra Electronics multi-channel contact closures

EOTec 2000 series multi-channel contact closures from Ultra Electronics-NSPI are designed to convert up to 10 contact closure inputs (switches, relays) into fiber optic signals for transmission over a single fiber optic link. Each module includes two inputs. An integrated backplane allows for communications between modules with no external intermodular connection. Power to all modules is derived from any standard EOTec 2000 power supply module through the integrated BUS connector, or from an external 24 VDC source supplied directly to the transceiver module. 512/434-2850; www.ultra-nspi.com

RIDGID 600 Series tube benders

The 600 Series bender from RIDGID can bend tubes 3/16 to 1/2 inch in diameter with bend radiuses from 5/8 inch to 38 mm. The two-stage handle system enables bends from 90 to 180 degrees without crossing handles, keeping bends in-plane and accurate. Features include visible gain marks to ensure properly aligned bending angles, extra-long handles for increased leverage, vise clamp block for extra stability and cushioned handle grips. 800/769-7743; www.ridgid.com

All-Flo diaphragm pump sensor

The All-Safe DRM (diaphragm rupture management) pump sensor from All-Flo Pump Co. instantly alerts pump operators in the event of a diaphragm rupture. The system has an early warning sensor installed between the PTFE overlay and backup diaphragm that detects a leak if the PTFE overlay becomes compromised and before fluid enters the air section. A second sensor is installed in the air section. Should both diaphragms become compromised, the sensor will detect fluid in the air section. The sensors can be configured to turn on a warning light, sound an audible alarm or trigger a pump shutoff. The sensor system is powered by 120 VAC. 440/354-1700; www.all-flo.com

Hach DR 6000 spectrophotometer

The DR 6000 UV-Vis spectrophotometer from Hach Co. features RFID technology, integrated QA software, 250 testing methods and guided procedures. RFID technology enables the unit to update the program's calibration factors automatically when the TNTplus reagent box is placed near the instrument. Results are analyzed and outliers – caused by scratched, flawed or dirty glassware — are eliminated. Other testing errors are eliminated by following the on-screen guided procedures, available for the most common 250 pre-programmed methods. Optional accessories include high-volume testing and integrated QA software for scheduling, documenting and interpreting quality control measurements. 800/227-4224; www.hach.com

Subaru RGV industrial generators

RGV12100 and RGV13100T industrial generators from Subaru Industrial Products feature V-Twin Subaru engines with 11.4-gallon fuel tanks and offer 8.2 hours of continuous operation. The RGV12100 is powered by a 22 hp EH65 engine and delivers a maximum output of 12,000 watts. The RGV13100T is powered by an 18 hp EH63 engine and delivers 13,000 watts. 800/277-6246; www.subarupower.com

Endress+Hauser multichannel transmitters

Liquiline CM444 and CM448 multi-channel transmitters from Endress+Hauser are designed for monitoring and controlling processes in water and wastewater industries. The transmitters accept inputs from up to eight Endress+Hauser Memosens digital sensors, including nitrate, special absorption coefficient (SAC), pH, ORP, conductivity, dissolved oxygen, turbidity, free-chlorine and ion selective sensors. The device recognizes any combination of Memosens sensors and starts operating immediately. The sensors can be field upgraded at any time to accept additional inputs by plugging in additional modules. 888/363-7377; www.us.endress.com

Fibrelite composite trench panels

A15 load rated 50 mm depth trench panels from Fibrelite are available in sizes from 800 to 1,600 mm long. Made of recycled glass fibers, the covers are a lightweight alternative to metal, offering access to sewage systems, underground pipework, drainage networks, electrical junction boxes, wastewater treatment plants and commercial fuel storage. The panels will not corrode and are not electrically conductive. 860/599-6081; www.fibrelite.com

Watson-Marlow chemical metering PUMP

Qdos 30 chemical metering pump from Watson-Marlow delivers 5,000:1 flow from 0.002 to 8.0 gph at 100 psi while integrating through IP66 manual, analog and Profibus control options. There are no seals or valves in the flow path to clog, leak or corrode. Fully sealed, the chemical meter can handle caustic, abrasive, viscous, shear-sensitive, gaseous fluids or slurries containing suspended solids. Control features include fluid level monitoring, fluid recovery, line priming and intuitive flow calibrations. 800/282-8823;  www.wmpg.com

Parkson Aqua Guard UltraClean screen

The Aqua Guard UltraClean screen from Parkson is designed to reduce downstream clogging by up to 50 percent over previous models. Features include an independent brush drive, second spray bar and hybrid brush design. The new brush is wider and includes longer bristles to penetrate deep into screen elements, along with rubber strips that prevent long rags and hair from twisting around the brush. 888/727-5766; www.parkson.com

Integra 24x24x10 NEMA enclosure

The 24x24x10 NEMA 4X, UL-rated enclosure, part of the Genesis line of non-metallic units from Integra Enclosures, is made of high-impact, UV-resistant polycarbonate and features an adjustable swing panel system for flexible interior mounting. 440/269-4966; www.integraenclosures.com

Westfall Model 3000 flow conditioner

The Model 3000 flow conditioner from Westfall Mfg. features two sets of tapered and curved vanes with precise geometrics and positioning to eliminate swirl and turbulence. The unit mounts directly into a pipeline and produces a fully developed velocity profile within six diameters downstream. The flow meter is available in sizes from 1/2 to 120 inches in diameter and is two diameters long. The unit can be fabricated from PVC, FRP, 316 stainless steel or with or without a Teflon coating and other engineering materials. 888/928-3747; www.westfallmfg.com

KSB submersible pumps

The Amarex N submersible pump from KSB is available in eight models. Applications include wastewater treatment, sludge treatment and wastewater transport, including fluids containing long fibers and solids, fluids containing gas/air, raw, activated or digested sludge, drainage or water extraction and drainage of rooms subject to flooding. Grinder pumps with 2-inch discharge feature an S-type impeller to macerate and grind solids, carrying them through the pump for discharge. Vortex pumps feature an F-type impeller with discharge sizes from 2 to 4 inches. The KRT series has a closed-loop cooling jacket that does not use pumped media for cooling the motor. It avoids clogging, while providing lubrication to a double mechanical seal system for extended service life. It also dissipates heat, even if the submersible motors are completely exposed to the air, enabling the pump to work continuously at low water levels. 804/222-1818; www.ksbusa.com

Hayward spring return manual limit switch

Spring Return "dead man handle design" LHB Series manual limit switches from Hayward Flow Control are designed for critical applications requiring compliance to safety standards or plant specifications where the valve must return to a closed position after operation. The spring return ensures the handle will always return to its original
starting position. The spring return fits all sizes of Hayward TB Series ball valves and up to 8-inch BY Series butterfly valves. 888/429-4635; www.haywardflowcontrol.com

Larson Electronics corrosion-resistant LED light fixture

The HAL-48-2L hazardous location LED light from Larson Electronics is designed to replace or upgrade lamps for higher output and longer fixture life. Made of copper-free aluminum with corrosion-resistant high-gloss aluminum reflector assembly, the fixture is designed for environments where wetness and corrosion are present. Class 1, Division 2 approved, the light also is suitable for environments where flammable chemicals and vapors may be present. 800/369-6671; www.magnalight.com

BLACOH high-pressure pulsation dampeners

Sentry XPA high-pressure pulsation dampeners in 316L wetted stainless steel from BLACOH Fluid Control feature a threaded end cap that replaces retaining rings on original XP models. Larger multiple threads enable the grip area and shear allowance to withstand allowable working pressures up to 7,500 psi. The dampeners are available in 8, 12 and 24 cubic inches and a variety of pressure ratings. 800/603-7867; www.blacoh.com



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