U.S. Navy has Selected the TEGAM Model R1L-E2A for Aircraft and Ship Maintenance

Low-Resistance R1L-E2A is the only bonding meter certified to ATEX, UL and CSA International Standards

Geneva, OH – TEGAM, Inc., a leading supplier of test and measurement equipment, is proud to announce that the U.S. Navy has selected the TEGAM Model R1L-E2A Intrinsically Safe Portable Micro-Ohm and Bond Tester to fulfill aircraft and ship maintenance requirement of the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps.  Defense-rated orders totaling over $900,000 have been awarded and will be delivered in full before the end of CY’16.  

The R1L-E2A, which is also specified for support of the Lockheed F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program, is accurate, reliable and safe for use in Class 1 Zone 0, Group IIA and Class 1 Division 1, Group D hazardous environments.  TEGAM is proud to support the U.S. defense effort with the UL/ATEX certified RIL-E2A, which is also commercially available from TEGAM for the most rugged bond testing applications.  This makes the TEGAM R1L-E2A useful in applications not possible with other ground bond meters.

“We are proud that the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps. have chosen TEGAM Inc.’s bond meter to ensure the safety of our soldiers while working in potentially explosive work areas” said Adam Fleder, President of TEGAM, Inc. “We appreciate protecting our soldiers with the R1L-E2A while they are protecting America all over the world”. 

To learn more about the TEGAM’s complete line of bond meters, visit the TEGAM website.

Like all TEGAM products, their intrinsically safe bond meters are designed, assembled and tested in the United States.  TEGAM backs this durable instrument with a standard three-year warranty.

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For more information from TEGAM, Inc., visit the TEGAM website contact TEGAM, Inc., 10 TEGAM Way Geneva, OH USA 44041, or call 1-440-466-6100.


Headquartered just east of Cleveland, Ohio, TEGAM, Inc. specializes in the design, manufacture and support of a wide variety of test, measurement and calibration instruments. TEGAM is the worldwide leading manufacturer of RF power sensor calibration systems, for commercial and military applications. Founded in 1979, TEGAM has developed a wide variety of measurement instrumentation and markets its products around the world through a network of technical representatives and distributors in more than 40 countries. For more information visit www.tegam.com or contact Sales at Sales@tegam.com.

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