Dampers

HVAC

Ruskin® to Showcase Pressure-Independent Automatic Balancing Dampers (ABDS) and Variety of Air Control Solutions at 2017 AHR Expo

October 6, 2016

Grandview, MO – Ruskin will showcase its pressure-independent automatic balancing dampers (ABDs) along with other new air control products and equipment at booth C3334 during 2017 AHR Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, Jan. 30 to Feb. 1, 2017. Ruskin models ABD and ABD-SEA (with grille) dampers automatically regulate damper positioning for precise and automatic airflow in both supply and exhaust... Read More

HVAC, Safety & Security Equipment

Fire/Smoke Dampers protect non-concrete fire rated barriers.

February 4, 2016

Available in fire and combination fire/smoke models, DFD, FD, and FSD Series Dampers are approved for installation in horizontal, non-concrete, fire rated barriers. Units can be specified for use in UL floor/ceiling design I503, which consists of 2-hour fire rated floor/ceiling assembly made from steel studs and gypsum board. Installation method simplifies difficult task designers and... Read More

HVAC

Announcing Imperial Systems' Backdraft Damper with ATEX Certification

December 22, 2015

JACKSON CENTER, Pa. - Combustible dust is major concern for almost all industries today.  Some of the most common industries are Metal Working, Grain, Woodworking, Plastics, Pharmaceuticals, Recycling, and Thermal Spray. Imperial Systems dedication to their customer's facility and worker safety is why their products meet all NFPA standards. ATEX certification on our backdraft dampers... Read More

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

Acoustic Panel Laminate cuts automotive noise and vibration.

December 22, 2015

Able to reduce automotive interior noise by over 2 dB, ShilohCore™ Acoustic Panel Laminate meets global demand for products that optimize noise and vibration damping without adding to overall weight. Proprietary formula allows for targeted patch coverage even in challenging vertical surface applications, without gap variation and with no need for clearance zones around mounting studs or... Read More

HVAC

Dynamic Fire and Fire/Smoke Dampers come in large sizes.

November 19, 2015

Non-actuated, 1.5 hr dynamically rated fire damper, Model DFDAF-310, is available in widths up to 144 in. and heights to 100 in. Electronically actuated, 1.5 hr fire resistance-rated airfoil blade combination fire-smoke dampers include Models FSD-311 and FSD-312, which also come in widths up to 144 in. and heights up to 100 in. Read More

HVAC, Safety & Security Equipment

Vent Guard stops toxic plumbing stack sewer gas migration.

October 12, 2015

Available to fit 2, 3, and 4 in. diameter commercial building plumbing vent stacks and restaurant grease interceptor vents, SureSeal® Vent-Guard eliminates toxic sewer gas and odor egress and migration to nearby rooftop HVAC system air intakes. Maintenance-free product is constructed of EPDM rubber that withstands temperatures from -50 to 150°F. Design uses non-mechanical hinged flapper... Read More

HVAC

Industrial Blast Dampers protect against pressure changes.

October 9, 2015

Qualified to pressures as high as 15 psi, Models HBS-430 and HBS-431 protect against blasts and instantaneous pressure changes. These heavy-duty, double-flanged, channel frame-style dampers feature double thickness fabricated airfoil blades and cover applications in UFC and GSA codes and standards, including Charge Weight I at 82 ft. Areas of use include government buildings, mining, oil and... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Safety & Security Equipment

KB Duct to Showcase Newest Products at IWF Las Vegas July 22-25

July 15, 2015

Greensboro, North Carolina – KB Duct, A CECO Environmental Company and leading supplier of pre-fabricated ducting products developed for environmental dust collection, will be showcasing both new and existing products in Booth #9640. Continually meeting industry's needs for safe and efficient dust collection, KB Duct will showcase the NFPA Compliant ATEX Certified Back-Draft Damper,... Read More

Green & Clean, HVAC

Thermal Dampers feature Class 1 and 1A leakage rates.

July 1, 2015

Employing thermally insulated and broken aluminum airfoil blades and thermally broken aluminum channel frame, TICD Series eliminate transfer of cold or heat and reduce condensation while providing air control in medium- to high-pressure and -velocity applications. Products feature AMCA Certified Leakage of Class 1 (12.6 cfm/ft² @ 10 in. wg at 60 in. wide) and Class 1A (3 cfm/ft²... Read More

HVAC

Air Measuring Dampers provide accurate control.

June 17, 2015

To control airflow volumes to target set point, thermal dispersion-based AMD-TD series combines functionality of thermal dispersion airflow station and control damper. Vari-Green® airflow measurement probes and transmitters enable airflow measurement down to 100 fpm. While factory-supplied controllers are available with analog or BACnet MS/TP operation, optional factory-supplied controller... Read More

HVAC, Mechanical Power Transmission, Optics & Photonics, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

SKF Outlines How to Power the Future at Hannover

June 1, 2015

Gothenburg, Sweden - SKF will be presenting a selection of its leading products and innovations as well as an innovative technical discovery at Hannover Messe 2015. SKF has been developing advanced solutions to customers operating across industry since 1907. The company utilises its vast experience and industry insight to continuously produce new technologies, which deliver competitive advantages... Read More

HVAC

IRIS DAMPERS

April 1, 2015

The IRIS Damper is a brilliantly simple solution for fast and exact measurement, balance, and control of airflow. It is ideal for supply and exhaust tracking control, individual comfort control, and any space requiring accurate airflow regulation. Applications for the IRIS damper include office buildings, pharmaceuticals, clean room environments, and laboratories. Its unique design allows for... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC

Backdraft Damper helps meet 2014 NFPA rquirements.

March 17, 2015

KB Duct Backdraft Damper helps installers meet 2015 NFPA requirements regarding installation of Explosion Isolation Device on all suction side ducts that transport material with KST value above zero. Constructed from heavy-duty welded steel, KB-NRV no-return explosion isolation valve protects workers and facilities from damaging effects of baghouse or filter explosion. Features include flanged... Read More

HVAC

Dynamic Fire Dampers comes in sizes to 128 x 100 in.

December 22, 2014

UL-Listed, non-actuated, dynamic fire dampers protect oversized openings in buildings. With fabricated steel 3V blade type, Model DFD-210 has max size of 128 x 100 in. and 1.5 hr fire resistance rating. Model DFD-230 has max size of 72 x 48 in. with 3 hr fire resistance rating, while Model DFDAF-310, which features fabricated steel airfoil blades, has max size of 128 x 100... Read More

HVAC

Zero Vibration Damper for Thomas OEM Pumps

October 31, 2014

Portable and stationary devices for medical, analytical and other applications require an extremely low sound and low vibration level of all functional parts. In the past individual adaptions have been created by customers in cooperation with the component manufacturers. Big efforts were necessary to generate a satisfying solution and many different taylored mounting brackets have been developed.... Read More

HVAC, Mechanical Power Transmission

Electric Spring Return Actuators Meet Fire Standards for Tunnels

January 21, 2014

In an emergency situation such a fire inside rail or road tunnels, or even underground passenger platforms, electric motor operated dampers in the ventilation system can act to clear smoke from the structure as well as to suppress spreading of the fire. Most electric actuators that operate these dampers are required to be "failsafe". They are equipped with mechanical springs that open (or close)... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, HVAC, Mounting & Attaching Products

Bansbach easylift®- Leading North American Gas Spring Supplier Expands Its Product Line

November 25, 2013

Bansbach easylift® of North America, Inc., one of the leading suppliers of gas springs and motion control devices to the Americas, is pleased to announce its product line expansion. Melbourne, FL — Bansbach easylift® of North America, Inc. has supplied North, Central, and South America with high quality motion control devices for many years. Introducing new product lines was a decision... Read More

Green & Clean, HVAC

Greenheck ICD Dampers Earn AMCA Efficiency Rating

November 25, 2013

Greenheck’s ICD series of Insulated Control Dampers have earned AMCA’s new certified rating of Energy Efficiency. This new test method, which is found in ANSI/AMCA standard 500D-12, assigns a damper a Thermal Efficiency Ratio (E) by comparing its thermal performance with the thermal performance of a standard reference damper. In addition to being certified for energy efficiency, the... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

AirLoc 700 Series Damping Pads Used Successfully in Large Municipal Water District Engine/Pump System

October 11, 2013

AirLoc engineering was contacted to make a recommendation for vibration isolation on a large municipal water district engine/pump system in Sothern California. The 9,000 lb. system was supported on a 3/4 inch steel plate using 6 mounting feet. After initially testing a "soft" pad configuration with too much defection, 715 damping pads and iso-washers were evaluated with a bolt-through... Read More