Product Spotlight

Watts has upgraded its SentryPlus Alert™ flood protection system.   The upgraded system includes many new features to make installation easier and more convenient:  Newly designed control unit with easy-to-use digital timer and 20% smaller overall size that runs on 24vdc Updated cellular gateway with enhanced features and more robust cell connectivity Separate 120vac relay Read more

Watts Upgrades SentryPlus Alert™ Flood Protection System, watts water, plumbing, leak detection, flood detectionWatts has upgraded its SentryPlus Alert™ flood protection system.  

The upgraded system includes many new features to make installation easier and more convenient: 

  • Newly designed control unit with easy-to-use digital timer and 20% smaller overall size that runs on 24vdc
  • Updated cellular gateway with enhanced features and more robust cell connectivity
  • Separate 120vac relay box for interfacing with Flood Protection Shutdown ACV
  • Enhanced packaging for easy setup and installation

Watts PVS-7000, Flood Detection backflow preventer models, and Watts LFF113FP Flood Protection Shutdown ACVs will begin coming with this new system beginning in August 2020.

For more info, visit www.watts.com.

 

New tool boasts the widest range of applications of any press tool on the market No two jobs are created equal, but the RIDGID RP 342-XL Press Tool is built for them all: Its lightweight design packs major power and boasts the widest range of applications of any press tool. Now you can press ½” Read more

New tool boasts the widest range of applications of any press tool on the market

No two jobs are created equal, but the RIDGID RP 342-XL Press Tool is built for them all: Its lightweight design packs major power and boasts the widest range of applications of any press tool. Now you can press ½” to 4” copper, stainless steel and carbon steel pipe, and ½” to 2” PEX pipe – in under 12 seconds and all with one tool.

The lightweight RP 342-XL features QuickSwitch™ technology to quickly switch from Standard to Extended 32kN applications to press 2 ½” to 4” carbon steel. Adding to the tool’s versatility and usefulness on the job, the lightweight RP 342-XL is compatible with the RIDGID full line of Standard 32kN Press Tool accessories, including the StrutSlayr Strut Shear Head, Press Snap Soil Pipe Cutter and all MegaPress jaws.

“RIDGID has been the industry leader in press technology for decades and our latest innovation, the RP 342-XL Press Tool, continues to set us apart,” said Michael Provenzano, Global Product Manager for Press Connections at RIDGID. “The RP 342-XL offers maximum versatility in all types of materials and sizes that can be pressed with one tool.”

The RP 342-XL is backed by the industry’s leading warranty, and also offers the lowest initial investment for contractors whose goal is to press up to 4” copper, stainless steel and carbon steel pipe.

To learn more visit, ridgid.com/342-XL.

Taco Comfort Solutions’ VT Series vertical turbine pumps provide the ultimate in reliability and ease of installation. With six-inch to 18-inch bowl diameters, the VT Series provides quiet, dependable performance for cooling tower, chilled water, water transfer, pressure boosting and water supply applications. The Taco VT Series vertical turbine pumps offer upgraded materials of construction as Read more

Taco Comfort Solutions’ VT Series vertical turbine pumps provide the ultimate in reliability and ease of installation. With six-inch to 18-inch bowl diameters, the VT Series provides quiet, dependable performance for cooling tower, chilled water, water transfer, pressure boosting and water supply applications.

The Taco VT Series vertical turbine pumps offer upgraded materials of construction as standard features. All impellers are investment cast stainless steel to provide longer life and better abrasive and corrosive resistance. All bowls and discharge heads are ductile iron for higher hanging weight and better tensile strength.

For more information, visit www.TacoComfort.com

Belimo announces the release of new Room Sensors, which complement the existing sensor product range. The Belimo Room Sensors measure temperature, humidity, and CO2 in a wall-mounted design offering high accuracy and fast response. The sensors are maintenance-free and provide long-term reliability for a comfortable room environment. Integrated with Near Field Communication (NFC) allows for Read more

Belimo announces the release of new Room Sensors, which complement the existing sensor product range. The Belimo Room Sensors measure temperature, humidity, and CO2 in a wall-mounted design offering high accuracy and fast response. The sensors are maintenance-free and provide long-term reliability for a comfortable room environment.

Belimo Room Sensors, thermostats, temperature, humidity, and CO2, HVAC

Integrated with Near Field Communication (NFC) allows for fast programming, commissioning, and troubleshooting with the Belimo Assistant App and a smartphone. The product series consists of Temperature, Temperature with Setpoint, Temperature and Humidity, and Temperature, Relative Humidity, and CO₂. Key features include:

  • Unique housing with a spring-loaded removable terminal block that saves wiring time and ensures reliable contact.
  • Humidity output is configurable as relative humidity (rH) or dew point conforming to Ashrae 62.1 to prevent humidity and moisture problems.
  • A low wall coupling factor provides accurate room temperature measurement that is not affected by the wall temperature.
  • A discrete manual push button is standard on all passive sensors.
  • A pc board cover plate which offers additional protection from mechanical damage, dust, and vibration.
  • Self-calibrating dual-channel CO2 technology beneficial for buildings occupied 24/7.
  • NFC allows fast programming.

For more info, www.belimo.com

Victaulic has released the RG1210 OGS-200 Roll Grooving Tool to simplify maintenance and repair on existing steam and condensate piping systems. The tool was designed to cold form OGS-200 roll grooves into Schedule 40 – 80 carbon steel pipe; further streamlining the installation of the Style 870 high-performance coupling. Service contractors and facilities can perform Read more

Victaulic has released the RG1210 OGS-200 Roll Grooving Tool to simplify maintenance and repair on existing steam and condensate piping systems. The tool was designed to cold form OGS-200 roll grooves into Schedule 40 – 80 carbon steel pipe; further streamlining the installation of the Style 870 high-performance coupling.

Service contractors and facilities can perform maintenance without welding or hot works for steam and condensate systems. The RG1210 is capable of grooving 2 – 8” | DN50 – DN200 Schedule 40 pipe and 2 – 4” | DN50 – DN100 Schedule 80 pipe. While this tool has manual operation capabilities for in-place pipe preparation, the rugged design allows the RG1210 to be used on any job site where light-duty fabrication is required.

For more info, RG1210 OGS-200 Roll Grooving Tool