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billd700

United Kingdom United Kingdom

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With a background in electronics and electrical engineering, with a keen eye on innovation and how things work.

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billd700

Test and Measurement

1 month ago

Air leak detection made easy with Fluke’s Sonic Industrial Imager

With up to 30% of compressor output lost through leaks, it can cost any production facility time and money in wasted electricity and maintenance resources. However, using the ii900 Sonic Industrial Imager from Fluke identifies problems easily.

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billd700

Test and Measurement

1 month ago

Heating, Ventilation, Air-condition, Refrigeration - HVAC/R

Testo core strength for years has been supporting HVAC/R technicians, as their work is of the most varied kind, under the toughest conditions and placing the strictest demands on the equipment and this is where the Testo range comes to the forefront.

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billd700

Test and Measurement

2 months ago

Climate monitoring with Testo - practical, individual and safe.

Data loggers used to monitor sensitive goods in storage or transit need to comply with EN 12830, so choosing the correct logger is essential. Testo loggers provide the complete solution, continuously, reliably and with unobtrusive measurement.

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billd700

Test and Measurement

2 months ago

Simplify Installation Issues for Power over Ethernet (PoE) Devices

Power over Ethernet (PoE) is a way of powering a device over a twisted pair Ethernet cable without the need for a power source at the device end, however if installation doesn't go as planned then troubleshooting can be complex.

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billd700

Test and Measurement

3 months ago

The Three Step Guide to successfully Implementing Power over Ethernet

There are three key steps for successful implementation of Power over Ethernet (PoE) which are, equipment selection, cable certification along with installation and troubleshooting.

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billd700

Test and Measurement

4 months ago

How Fluke test & improve performance on two-pole voltage testers by up to 3x

Two-pole voltage testers weakest point is the cable as it is repeatedly bent, twisted, wrapped and put under constant strain, so Fluke's T110, T130, T150 now perform 3x better in cable bending tests

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billd700

Test and Measurement

4 months ago

Using Thermal imagers for electrical maintenance inspections - Testo 868 and Testo 872

The main task of electrical inspections with a thermal imager is to find anomalies such as defective electrical connections or overload on wires, components and switchboards. Carrying out regular inspections can help reduce failure rate by around 80%

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billd700

Test and Measurement

4 months ago

Ten Steps to Successful Energy Monitoring

Typically buildings represent about 40% of the total energy consumption and costs, so the use of an energy monitor and logger is essential to manage and understand the issues, but for successful energy monitoring there are ten key steps to follow:

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billd700

Test and Measurement

7 months ago

Smart Control Valve Testing Made Easy

Smart and quick valve testing is now an easy thing to do. To ensure your planned downtime and maintenance activities are kept to a minimum only, the new Fluke 710 Valve Testing Loop Calibrator will help you make the best decisions, fast.

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billd700

Test and Measurement

8 months ago

Arbitrary function generators – just got measurably better value

Technology continues to advance and your results are only as good as the test signal, so take a look at the latest TGF4000 series of arbitrary function generators from Aim-TTi for a class-leading performance.

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billd700

Motion Control

9 months ago

Five key test points for understanding motor drive efficiency and performance

Motor systems are a critical operation in almost every plant & can account for 60 to 70% of all electrical energy used in the plant, so understanding the efficiency and performance can result in energy savings & extended life of the motor.

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billd700

Test and Measurement

9 months ago

Reduce verification test time and technician errors with Fluke Networks

In today's world, it’s not just cabling issues to deal with, as communication technicians also have to determine if it’s a service issue before determining the cause of a connection problem. But help is at hand with Microscanner2 from Fluke Networks.

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