Books, Software and Lit
AIR FILTRATION CATALOGCamfil Farr has released an expanded general products catalog that provides an overview of air systems, equipment and capabilities. The 32-page, full-color catalog covers three primary application areas: comfort air, clean processes, and safety and protection. Comfort-air product lines featured in the catalog include HVAC particulate filters and hardware. Clean-process products include HEPA filters and frames, terminal filters and ceiling modules. Safety and protection products include bag-in/bag-out housings, isolation dampers, bags and accessories for containment of hazardous contaminants. The company also offers a menu of technical support services such as filter testing and analysis programs, which are described in the catalog.
Camfil Farr, 1 N. Corp. Drive, Riverdale, NJ 07457; (866) 4CAMFIL; fax (973) 616-7771; www.camfilfarr.info.
ROLL-FORMING INFOSheet Metal Machines Inc. has released specifications on its new National brand power roll-forming machine. The NR-7216 model has a 16-gauge capacity. The machine also has 4-inch-diameter power rolls. The top and bottom rolls are power-driven, with forward and reverse-drum switch. The specifications also provide information on roll speed, floor space and shipping weight. Features of the machine are also included. According to the company, the National roll former has a quick-release upper roll front guard for additional safety and positive chain drive.
Sheet Metal Machines Inc., 252 Smartt Station Road, Smartt, TN 37378; (931) 668-3643; fax (931) 668-3177; www.national-1.com.
PRODUCT LITERATUREA seven-piece, full-color literature series provides details on AirMetrix products. The literature is designed to help plant managers identify ways to reduce the costs and improve the efficiency of their compressed-air systems. The series begins with a six-page overview of the AirMetrix program and how a "systems approach" to compressed-air systems offers opportunities to reduce waste and lost productivity. The individual solutions, such as AirTility, have their own dedicated pieces of literature. The series is available as part of a complete information kit or as single pieces based on individual facility needs.
Sullair Corp., 3700 E. Michigan Blvd., Michigan City, IN 46360; (219) 879-5451; www.sullair.com.
13-SEER PAMPHLETA series of educational pamphlets have been designed to help Rheem business partners and their customers better understand and capitalize on the transition to the new minimum-efficiency standard taking effect Jan. 23. The five-pamphlet series, "Understanding 13-SEER" is specifically written for five customer groups: HVAC contractors, homeowners, home builders, business professionals and home buyers. Each full-color pamphlet is written in a question-and-answer format. It also includes sections that discuss how to use the law to the fullest advantage and provides links to government and industry Web sites for more information on 13 SEER.
Rheem Manufacturing Co., Air Conditioning Division, P.O. Box 17010, Fort Smith, AR 72917; (479) 646-4311; www.rheem.com.
BOILER DESIGN BOOKLET"Designing With High-Efficiency Gas-Fired Boilers" is a 24-page quick-reference guide for HVAC engineers and illustrates the use of Aerco gas-fired boilers. According to the company, the book shows how its high-efficiency boilers enhance fuel efficiency, and lower project costs, of five different hydronic heating designs. A facility case study accompanies each system discussion. A free copy of the booklet is available by visiting www.aerco.com/gfa.
Aerco International Inc., 159 Paris Ave., Northvale, NJ 07647; (201) 768-2400; fax (201) 768-7789; www.aerco.com.
TEST TOOLS CATALOGA new 20-page, color product catalog from Meterman Test Tools features the company's test tools and accessories. The catalog highlights the new Meterman AC71 Clamp Digital Multimeter, the EPM3 Phase Sequence and Motor Rotation Tester, and the OM Series DMM multimeter. In addition to general-purpose testers and digital multimeters, the catalog shows the company's available clamp meters, amp clamps, electrical testers, bench instruments, handheld probes and accessories.
Meterman Test Tools, P.O. Box 9090, Everett, WA 98206; (877) 596-2680; fax (425) 446-3882; www.metermantesttools.com.