Temperature Monitoring System supports wallboard production.

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Featuring dustproof, Ethernet-enabled design, TIP900 Non-Contact Infrared System creates highly detailed thermal images of wallboards as they leave dryer. Analyzing these, software detects moisture and density variations and identifies any faults. Thermal images and any flaws are instantly displayed on touchscreen, allowing line operator to adjust dryer for maximum board quality. Tolerances for rejects, alarm settings, and report generation are user-configurable.



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Turnkey Temperature Monitoring System for Wallboard Production



Noncontact Quality Assurance and 100% Traceability



Berlin, Germany, – Fluke® Process Instruments launches a new, complete turnkey solution for real-time temperature monitoring and documentation of wallboard manufacturing processes. The TIP900 system is an efficient quality control tool designed to help manufacturers quickly set up their line and improve yield. The infrared temperature measurement system creates highly detailed thermal images of the boards, as they leave the dryer. Analyzing these, the system software detects moisture and density variations and identifies any faults, such as clumps or voids in the plaster core, paper blows, edge burns or overlapping boards. The thermal images and any flaws are instantly displayed on a touchscreen, allowing the line operator to adjust the dryer for maximum board quality. Tolerances for rejects, alarm settings and report generation are user-configurable. The dust-proof and Ethernet-enabled TIP900 system allows for remote access to all thermal images and graphs of all processed boards. The LogViewer database stores all recorded data. It can be searched with customized filters, enabling trend analyses and long-term traceability.



For more information, please visit www.flukeprocessinstruments.com.



About Fluke Process Instruments

Fluke Process Instruments designs, manufactures, and markets a complete line of infrared (IR) temperature measurement and profiling solutions for industrial, maintenance, and quality control applications. Distributed worldwide under the Raytek®, Ircon® and Datapaq® brands, our products reflect the combined experience of over 125 years in manufacturing the world's finest temperature measurement tools and devices. For more information, visit www.flukeprocessinstruments.com.



About Fluke

Founded in 1948, Fluke Corporation is the world leader in compact, professional electronic test tools. Fluke customers are technicians, engineers, electricians, and metrologists who install, troubleshoot and manage industrial, electrical and electronic equipment and calibration processes.

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