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Ashcroft, Inc.

250 E. Main St., Stratford, CT, 06614, US

  • 203-378-8281
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Ashcroft, Inc.

Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Calibrator measures pressure to 10,000 psi.

December 18, 2014

Incorporating Quick-Select™ modules, Heise® PTE-2 measures pressure in ranges from 0.25 in. H2O through 10,000 psi and temperature over wide range with RTDs or thermocouples. Current and voltage input can also be displayed simultaneously with 2 other measurements, while 16,000 records can be logged for historical reference. Housed in IP65-rated enclosure, calibrator includes USB port, SD card, backlit LCD, and onboard loop power supply. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems

High Static, Low DP Switch handles challenging applications.

September 3, 2014

Combining sensitive elastic element and heavily constructed containment vessel, DDS-Series can control differential pressures from 0/6–0/150 in. of water on pressure lines up to 1,500 psi. UL-Listed NEMA 4 water-tight and NEMA 7 explosionproof versions are available with various electrical switches, wetted materials, and setpoint options. Supplied in cast-aluminum housing, differential pressure switch employs near frictionless switching mechanism for optimal repeatability. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Low-DP Transmitter offers local display and 4-20 mA output.

August 5, 2014

Mating 4-digit LCD and Ashcroft® stable, low-DP transmitter, GL42 provides local reading as well as 4–20 mA output. This allows communication with remote DAQ device as well as visual reading at pressure source. Along with selectable engineering units, features include adjustable display response times, IP65 enclosure, and several mounting options. Available ranges vary from 0/0.1 to 0/25 in. H20 and bidirectional to ±30 in. H20. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Isolation Ring prevents instruments from clogging.

July 1, 2014

Installed in pipeline, Ashcroft® Type 80 or 81 keeps pressure instruments safe from clogging. With process medium contacting only flexible inside wall of isolator, pressure is translated through liquid fill to sensing device atop ring. Needle valve can be incorporated to dampen effects of pulsation, while exclusive Safe Quick Release™ option will permit harmless, leak-free removal of instrument for calibration or maintenance while system is still under pressure. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Deadweight Tester calibrates pressure for reliability.

June 3, 2014

To help ensure pressure instruments operate safely and reliably, Ashcroft 1305D series includes low range and high range piston assembly, weight set, hydraulic (oil) test pump to generate test pressures, metal carrying cases, tools, and other accessories. This pressure calibration system can, depending on weight set, establish test points from 15–10,000 psi with accuracy of ±0.1% of reading. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Rubber Boot protects pressure gauges.

April 15, 2014

Featuring shock-resistant PowerFlex™ movement, Protective Rubber Boot Accessory is available for lower connected type commercial pressure gauges, including 1000, 1005, 1005P, 1005S, 1005P-XUL, and 1005M-XRG. Boot provides added protection if gauge is struck while installed or dropped during portable use. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Switches suit most industrial applications. .

March 4, 2014

Available in variety of sizes and configurations, Ashcroft® Pressure Switches can be provided with NEMA 4 watertight and NEMA 7 explosion proof housings. Each switch can be constructed with variety of diaphragm materials, sanitary connections, or with external media isolators for specialized installations. With pressure ranges extending from 0/10 in.H2O to 0/7500 psi and up to 600 psid, switches offer option of dual-seal rating and SIL capability. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Bimetal Thermometers eliminate use of mercury.

January 28, 2014

Available in dial diameters from 2–5 in. with stem lengths from 2 ½–24 in., Maxivision® Thermometers offer measurement range of -80 to 1,000°F. Units provide fixed rear or bottom stem with Everyangle™ design that allows stem angle to be adjusted. Hermetically sealed for wash-down or liquid-filled to counter high vibration, stainless steel thermometers are suited for virtually every difficult installation. Read More

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