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Connect Your Vacuum Gauge And Smartphone

Posted by Tim Collins on Mar 10, 2015 3:25:47 PM

The Vacuum Gauge Smartphone app by DigiVac allows users to monitor, save, and share Bluetooth Bullseye Precision Gauge® Vacuum Gauge data via smartphone or tablet. A pumpdown curve is one of the most powerful tools you can use in order to
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Topics: HVAC, Vacuum Gauge Connectivity, Vacuum System Installation

QF/KA Flange Connection Tips For Improved Vacuum System Performance

Posted by Tom Bassi on Nov 21, 2014 12:00:00 PM

Quick-Flange vacuum fittings, known as QF, KF, NW or, in some instances DN, are a widely used flange-type connection system serviceable in rough to medium-vacuum systems. They offer reliable, convenient interconnecting of vacuum components.   QF flange connections are simple to implement.These guidelines will ensure that your system delivers the best vacuum performance:
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Topics: Vacuum System Installation, Rough Vacuum Systems

8 Installation Tips For a Leak Free Vacuum System

Posted by Tom Bassi on Nov 6, 2014 7:00:00 AM

INTRODUCTION: Vacuum sensors that have a threaded interface (e.g., like those found on Model 215v or Model 200) require threaded pipe connections. Threaded pipe connections are commonly used in vacuum sensors, vacuum pumps and rough-vacuum systems. This type of connection can provide economical, reliable service if properly installed. By following a few guidelines you can use threaded pipe to make connections that should be leak free in pressures down to 10 -4 Torr or better. However, low quality pipe and cheap pipe fittings are commonly used in rough vacuum systems, which usually results in unexpected leaks down the road. These leaks are tough to diagnose, and most users will rarely suspect the actual pipe or pipe fittings. This just leads to more downtime, more frustration and more cost. Here are 3 tips on effective sealing:
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Topics: Vacuum System Installation, Rough Vacuum Systems