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Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Gas Regulators are designed for visual clarity.

May 31, 2016

G150 (light-duty regulator), GT350 (2-stage, heavy-duty regulator), and GRF400 (light-duty, flow meter/regulator) feature alloy bonnet for maximum strength, ergonomic knob shape that facilitates setting of pressure, and color-coding that aids gas identification. Available for acetylene, oxygen, LP, and inert gas, products offer color combination on gauge face for clarity in reading needle position; scale and red tick marks indicate actual service pressure. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Digital Flow Controllers measure flow from 20 sccm to 5 slm.

May 17, 2016

Designed to accurately measure and control gas flow in wide variety of demanding applications, Digital 300 Series is accurate to better than ±0.5% of reading +0.2% of full scale for full scale flow rates from 0–10 sccm to 0–10,000 slm. Controller use thermal-based mass flow sensor that provides optimized linear response to changing flow rates. In addition, electronics associated with each sensor are precisely tuned to give fast response times. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Mass Flow Controller delivers instant-on, real-time operation.

May 16, 2016

Designed for original equipment manufacture and process integration, 20SLPM BASIS™ model controls gas flow rates. BASIS series, featuring instant on technology, offers models with FS at 100 cm³/min and 1 or 20 Lpm. Models perform at full accuracy within 70 msec, and 100 msec control response enables real-time reaction to upstream fluctuations. Multi-gas and single-gas units offer NIST-traceable accuracy of ±(1.5% of reading + 0.5% FS) as well as multiple communications options. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Services

Trimble Offers a Free App for AMERICAN Flow Control Water Valves and Hydrants

May 13, 2016

Trimble Unity AFC Mapper App Allows Customers to Map and Capture Data on Hydrants and Valves using Trimble Handhelds, Smartphones and Tablets SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the release of its AFC Mapper App, a free, standalone Web and mobile app that can run on the latest version of the Trimble® Unity software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution for managing critical... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Green & Clean

Pulsation Dampener supports AODD pump applications.

May 9, 2016

Constructed of 316L stainless steel with PTFE diaphragm, AODDampener is specifically designed to eliminate pulsations in air operated double diaphragm pump applications. Unit employs automatic air control that utilizes existing compressed air source in AODD pump system for charging. As fluid line pressure increases, air charge in dampener is increased to match it. When line pressure drops, dampener bleeds off charge, keeping dampener optimally charged for maximum dampening effect. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Alicat Releases Gas Select 6.0 Firmware for its Mass Flow Meters and Controllers

April 6, 2016

New user-selectable engineering units, better control and faster data with new control software Tucson, Arizona – Alicat Scientific has updated its Gas Select™ firmware for Alicat mass flow meters, mass flow controllers and pressure controllers. Gas Select 6.0 improves user control and data speed, adding features that enable users to make changes to instruments without a factory visit. ... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

Air Flow Controller maintains constant system pressure.

February 12, 2016

Available for 250–18,000 scfm system capacities, Kaeser Flow Controller (KFC) creates effective storage by accumulating compressed air in receivers and only delivering air needed for production. System, responding to fluctuating demand, actively maintains constant system pressure downstream to help eliminate artificial demand and reduce air losses through leaks. Also, stored compressed air can be used to satisfy air demand spikes without pressure drop at point of use. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Controls & Controllers

Irrigation System Controller helps farmers optimize water use.

February 12, 2016

Allowing farmers to apply consistent amount of water on area covered by center-pivot corner arm, Irrigate-IQ™ uniform corner prevents over- and under-watering through uniform application. Algorithms enable consistent water application regardless of position of corner arm. To minimize risk of application overlaps or gaps, solution controls each individual nozzle based on desired application depth and position of corner arm. Product works with multiple brands of corner arm equipment.
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Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Green & Clean

Fritz Industries, Inc. Brings Innovative Long-Term Scale and Paraffin Inhibitor Solution to Customers Globally

September 17, 2015

New product line, previously custom manufactured for Baker Hughes, increases well production and reduces downtime MESQUITE, Texas – Fritz Industries, a leading manufacturer of oilfield products, announced today that it has reached an agreement with Baker Hughes Incorporated. Under the terms of the agreement, Fritz is now licensed to offer select flow assurance products to the market. These... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Services

ISM Fills Void by Expanding Short Run Manufacturing Services

September 10, 2015

Englewood, Colorado – Industrial Specialties Mfg. (ISM) has expanded its facilities to provide short run miniature pneumatic and fluidic flow control component customization services here in the U.S. ISM custom services now support projects of any size, from a handful of prototype parts to thousands of assemblies. This expansion fulfills pent up demand for low volume manufacturing services... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Flow Controllers and Meters offer sub-1 second setting times.

September 10, 2015

Featuring elastomer seal and metal seal, respectively, Brooks GF40 and GF80 are suitable for customers who use variety of gases and need to change gas types frequently, or who need to re-range while preserving gas measurement and controlling accuracy. Thermal mass flow controllers and meters are equipped with corrosion-resistant Hastelloy C-22 sensor. Units provide full scale flow range from 3 sccm to 50 slm with linearity of ±0.5% FS and flow accuracy of +1% SP 35–100% and +0.35% FS 2–35%. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Controls & Controllers, Thermal & Heating Equipment, Green & Clean

Air Products Signs Second Deal to Supply Integrated Oxy-fuel Solution to Techpack Solutions in Korea

August 19, 2015

Leading-edge Combustion Technology Helps Glass Industry Boost Environmental Performance, Productivity, Efficiency and Quality SEOUL, Korea, – Air Products (NYSE: APD), a leader in oxy-fuel combustion technology and integrated solutions to the global glass industry, today announced it has been selected by Techpack Solutions in Korea to supply its integrated oxy-fuel solution. It is Air... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Alicat Scientific's Whisper Series Wins Global Innovation Award

May 27, 2015

Tucson, Arizona – Alicat’s Whisper series of mass flow meters and controllers have taken the “Best Product” prize in an innovation competition run by its parent company, Halma plc. The Halma Innovation Awards recognizes advancements made by Halma subsidiaries that demonstrate creative new ways to improve a company’s products or operations. The Innovation Awards stem from Halma’s... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Parker Static Dissipative PTFE On Display at OTC2015

May 1, 2015

Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, offers a static dissipative PTFE hose liner that provides a path for static electricity buildup to dissipate safely through the end fittings. This static dissipative hose also offers increased operator safety by reducing the chance of equipment malfunction and exposure to hazardous chemicals. In the offshore energy market,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Coriolis Mass Flow Meters feature EtherCAT capability.

April 21, 2015

Suited for research or production processes, mini CORI-FLOW™ ML120 Series Coriolis Mass Flow Meters and Controllers offer flow ranges from 50 mg/h to 200 g/h, with accuracy of 0.2% of reading. Mass Flow Controller features microprocessor-based PC-board with signal and fieldbus conversion, and integrated digital controller utilizing piezoelectric control valve. Meters/Controllers are available with analog and digital communication, RS232, and various fieldbus options. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Miniature Pressure Regulators come in multiple configurations.

April 14, 2015

MAR-1 Series includes relieving designs, which maintain constant pressure output even when downstream conditions change, as well as non-relieving designs, which do not automatically compensate for changes in downstream flow or pressure. Supporting flows to 5 scfm, series does not vent to atmosphere. Output pressure can increase due to downstream event, and multiple adjustment options are available. Configurations include #10–32, M5, 1/8 in. NPT, R1/8, G1/8, and cartridge mount. Read More

Controls & Controllers

PID Controllers monitor multiple applications on one display.

March 26, 2015

By inserting field-installable FlexCard™ modules, users can populate PAX®2C Proportional-Integral-Derivative Controllers in more than 150 configurations to monitor and control multiple application processes on single display. Process Input/Remote Setpoint Cards support input of 0/4–20 mA to enable cascade control loops where tighter control is required. Providing heater current input, Heater Current Monitor Cards can signal when heater or heater control devices have failed before damage occurs. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Flow Controller incorporates shock absorber function.

March 10, 2015

Available in 4, 6, and 8 mm metric sizes as well as 5/32, ¼, and 5/16 in. sizes, flow controllers offer 2-stage speed control to regulate exhaust speed and absorb shock in pneumatic cylinders. Design also includes 3 needles for adjusting initial cylinder speed (first stage), brake speed (second stage), and speed shift timing. Second stage speed provides cushion and reduces speed at end of the stroke, consequently lessening shock by up to 1/9 while retaining same cycle time. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mass Flowmeters/Controllers feature gas composition firmware.

November 14, 2014

Alicat mass flowmeters and flow controllers come with Gas Select v5.0, which includes COMPOSER utility for programming and directly storing up to 20 gas compositions; users can define gas compositions to 0.01% for each of up to 5 constituent gases. Library offers up to 130 preloaded full gas calibrations, referenced to NIST Prop 9, and utility for defining mixed gas is also included. Solution also provides gas mixes commonly used in various industries.
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Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Miniature Water Pressure Regulator serves potable applications.

September 3, 2014

Designed for OEM equipment used in potable (drinkable) water and food contact systems, Type-870 is built with molded rubber supply valve, NSF electrodeposited chromium plated zinc body, FDA approved acetal bonnet and valve seat, food grade nitrile/nylon diaphragm and O-ring, and lead-free brass and food grade nitrile valve plug. Miniature unit, available in 1/8 or ¼ in. NPT and BSP porting, uses diaphragm-operated design and has 2.2 gal/min flow capacity. Max supply pressure is 150 psig. Read More