Lubrication

Lubrication October 1, 1998

Don’t get burned

Rebuilt Controls: The Facts video is free to facilities managers. Featuring interviews with contractors and industry experts, the 15-min video outlines the critical differences between OEM burner boiler controls and independently rebuilt controls.

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Lubrication October 1, 1998

Measure viscosity onsite

Model 52DV digital viscometer measures the viscosity of lubrication oils in the range of 20-680 cSt. The viscometer includes a low power setting for use with oils having a 10-cSt viscosity. CSI www.compsys.com

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Lubrication September 1, 1998

Assembly pastes

Grease-like lubricants having high solids content for nondamaging assembly, disassembly, and breakin of components are the subject of a 16-p catalog.

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Lubrication September 1, 1998

Posters aid HVAC troubleshooting

Free air conditioning and heating posters provide information and training. The air conditioning poster features over 15 test points involving pressure, temperature, and electrical measurements.

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Lubrication September 1, 1998

Getting oil into small places

Moly pene-lube is a disassembly aid for heavy equipment, threaded fasteners, and devices that see infrequent service or long maintenance schedules.

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Lubrication September 1, 1998

Solid lubricant outlasts bearing greases

MicroPoly porous, oil-filled polymer releases lubricant during bearing operation and requires little cleanup or maintenance. The solid lubricant outlasts oil-based greases 2 - 12 times and is available in formulas that are FDA and USDA compliant. PhyMet

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Lubrication August 1, 1998

Will your BAS be working in the year 2000?

Like many other plant systems, BASs are susceptible to year 2000 time and date malfunctions. Although products shipped today may be ready to handle the next century, systems already in place may not be.

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Lubrication August 1, 1998

Monitor measures five combustion gases

Model 8750 CombuCheck measures CO, O(sub 2), NO, NO(sub 2), or SO(sub 2). The unit has a built-in pump to provide fast response to changes in gas concentration.

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Lubrication July 1, 1998

It’s getting chilly

Apache CB-2 multigas HVAC and refrigeration service kit is used for nitrogen and CO(sub 2). It purges oxygen from refrigerant lines, leak tests line sets, and cleans everything from condenser coils to condensate drain lines.

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Lubrication July 1, 1998

What to do with a well-meaning joker?

No one is perfect, right? Instrument Repairman Bud Fallon seemed intent on proving this premise. Bud's a nice guy, friendly, cheerful, well liked. But on the minus side he can be, to put it kindly, a pest.

By Raymond Dreyfack