Product News: Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, HVAC
Diaphragm Compressors and Pumps feature oil-less operation.
Press Release Summary:
December 17, 2012 - Designed for handheld gas and leak detection warning devices, 1010 Series has been tested for 4,000 hours of nonstop operation. Units feature sealed air path for contamination-free analysis and restart option at low temperatures for use in cold environments. Low inductance level and stall current allow for compliance with intrinsic safety requirements. Weighing just .03 lb, pumps provide max continuous pressure rating of 8.7 psi and max vacuum to 14.8 in.Hg.
Original Press Release
Thomas' New 1010 Series Pumps Bring Reliability and Safety to Handheld Gas and Leak Detection Warning Devices
Press release date: December 12, 2012
Designed for handheld gas and leak detection warning devices, the new 1010 Series diaphragm compressors and pumps from Thomas have been tested for 4,000 hours of nonstop operation providing the utmost in reliability and safety. Compact and lightweight (.03 lbs./.01 kg), the efficient operation and low power consumption of the 1010 Series not only gives the pump and compressor long life, but also extends the battery life of the warning device.
The 1010 Series also features oil-less operation, a sealed air path for contamination-free analysis, and a restart option at low temperatures for use in cold environments. Low inductance level and stall current allow for compliance to intrinsic safety requirements.
Maximum continuous pressure is rated to 8.7 psi/.6 bar, and maximum vacuum to 14.8 inHg/-500 mbar.
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Thomas Division, gd-thomas.com, a Gardner Denver Company in Sheboygan, WI, is a world leader in the design and manufacture of precision engineered compressors and vacuum pumps. Thomas products are found in medical, environmental systems, pharmaceutical equipment, automobiles, business machines, printing presses, packaging machines and vending products, among others. Gardner Denver, Inc. is a leading worldwide manufacturer of reciprocating, rotary vane compressors, liquid ring pumps and blowers for various industrial and transportation applications, pumps used in the petroleum and industrial markets, and other fluid transfer equipment serving chemical, petroleum and food industries. Gardner Denver (NYSE: GDI) is headquartered in Wayne, PA. For more information, visit the company’s Web site, gardnerdenver.com.