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Why Test & Measurement Equipment Matters

A key component of any manufacturing, mining or any industrial endeavour is making sure that all the plant is running properly. Critical failure of infrastructure not only causes financial stress, but the downtime can, too.


An important consideration is preventative maintenance – and this is where test and measurement equipment comes into its own. It can be a flow measurement meter, a thermal imaging camera, vibration testing equipment – all are critical in making sure your plant is keep in tip-top condition, as well as keeping you up to date on how well your plant is handling its role in its overall manufacturing performance.


Accuracy is a key ingredient with test and measurement equipment, so a peripheral aspect that needs to be addressed is to make sure all devices are calibrated properly. If your test and measurement equipment is not calibrated properly then not only will it give you a false reading, but again, you put your plant at risk.


Whether it’s something as simple as testing an electronic circuit board, or the plant at a high-end manufacturing enterprise, there is a test and measurement instrument solution for every occasion.
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The conceptual diagram shows how multiple load cells are being utilised to measure the tactile force produced by an industrial robot.
Supplier news
25/07/17 - FUTEK load cells and instrumentation will provide the accuracy and certainty required for this precision testing.
Testo’s new brand message ‘Be Sure’
Supplier news
12/07/17 - ‘Be Sure’ is the assurance of absolute certainty provided by Testo on their entire range of tools and services.
Rent the Jofra CTC-660A Dry Block Temperature Calibrator from TechRentals
Supplier news
23/04/17 - Save time and money with the NATA certified Ametek Jofra CTC-660A Dry Block Temperature Calibrator.
Rent the Fluke 190 Series II ScopeMeter from TechRentals
Supplier news
23/04/17 - The 200 MHz Fluke 190 Series II ScopeMeter is designed for engineers in the field for electronics testing in harsh industrial environments.
Keysight N9344C 20 GHz Spectrum Analyser with GPS
Supplier news
18/04/17 - The Keysight N9344C Handheld Spectrum Analyser with Tracking Generator makes taking measurements in the field faster and easier
ecom-J2KNpro industrial flue gas analyser
Supplier news
28/09/16 - AMS Instrumentation and Calibration presents a new range of flue gas analysers from rbr designed for accurate monitoring of exhaust emissions.
All-Test 5 Pro Motor Circuit Analyser from TechRentals
Supplier news
22/08/16 - The All-Test 5 Pro is an electrical motor circuit analyser designed for standalone troubleshooting, and QA of stored, new or repaired electric motors.
This thermal imaging helmet gives firefighters predator vision
Editorial
18/08/16 - Thermal vision might have been made popular in movies, but infrared imaging is useful for humans as well as mutant aliens.
New 3-D thermal imaging capability for satellites
Editorial
16/08/16 - Scientists from the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) have developed a new technique for taking 3D thermal images of satellites
Protos 3400 – The modular measuring system for pH, conductivity and oxygen
Supplier news
14/08/16 - Based on a modular concept, Protos 3400 offers a perfect flexible solution for liquid analysis.
Keep cool when buying thermal imaging cameras!
Editorial
14/08/16 - Thermal imaging is a method of improving visibility of objects in a dark environment by detecting the objects’ infrared radiation
SVERKER 900 relay and substation test system
Supplier news
02/08/16 - TechRentals presents the SVERKER 900 from Megger, a relay and substation test system.

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