The EME3625DFL wind-driven rain-resistant stationary louver from Ruskin® is a 3-in louver with Air Movement and Control Association (AMCA) 540 impact resistance. Constructed of extruded aluminum for low maintenance and high resistance to corrosion, the louver is also AMCA 550-listed and is pending 2014 Florida Building Code approval.
Ruskin says it new EME720 7-in horizontal louver features 56% free area and combines a continuous-blade architectural appearance with the performance of a wind-driven rain-resistant louver. The louver’s architectural mullion is recessed, notched in the blade, and utilizes drain pockets allowing water to drain away while contributing to an appearance of one continuous louver.
Big Ass Fans® unveiled the redesigned LED attachment for the Powerfoil®X2.0 ceiling fan. The LED produces up to 20,700 lumens, equal to the light output of 25 60-watt incandescent bulbs. For spaces that require less light, there are 9,050- and 14,500-lumen configurations available.
Milwaukee Tool has expanded its M12™ offering with the introduction of the new M12™ 7.8KP Thermal Imager. The company says the imager features the highest pixel density in its class and new DUAL SENSE™ pixel technology for superior definition of hot and cold details within the same image. Ideal for service professionals, the new Imager provides a solution for predictive maintenance or troubleshooting applications.
Uponor North America is offering a PEX purple pipe in sizes up to 2 in for commercial and residential reclaimed water applications. In addition to its existing .50-, .75- and 1-in sizes, Uponor AquaPEX® Reclaimed Water pipe is now available in 1.25-, 1.5-, and 2-in sizes as well.
Larson Electronics has released the 15 KVA power distribution panel system that converts three-phase 480 volts AC to single-phase 120 volts AC. The MGS-15KVA-120X8O-2X208Y power distribution system is designed to provide a safe and effective way for operators in industrial settings to tap into and utilize power sources independently of the work area. This unit is designed to operate with 480 VAC which then steps down to 120 VAC single phase and 208Y three phase.
NOTIFIER by Honeywell has launched the FAAST XT 9400X conventional aspirating smoke detector, designed to provide very early warning of smoke for large spaces up to 28,800 sq ft. As part of the System Sensor Fire Alarm Aspiration Sensing Technology (FAAST) line, the company says the FAAST XT 9400X continues to offer the same high level of false alarm immunity and precision sensing to protect challenging fire detection applications and critical facilities.
Kohler Power Systems is launching two compact gaseous-fueled generators to meet growing demand for mobile power in new markets. The company says the units can easily switch between optional on-board LP fuel tanks and external LP liquid, LP gas, or natural gas fuel sources.
When the time comes to replace or install energy recovery wheels in commercial HVAC units, engineers may have to deal with several installation challenges including limited access areas, bulky components, and complex assemblies.
Engineered Systems magazine’s September 2019 issue questions the need for multiple building codes that cover the same subjects, examines the dos and don’ts of power systems for critical facilities, offers tips on how to select the proper centrifugal pump circuit flow controls, and much more.