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Crane control

Venturo Logic Controls (VLC) system provides overload protection, vehicle stability and grade indications, real-time load and status updates, safety alerts and wireless or CAN communication. These features keep operators on top of crane sequences and prevent potential damage to loads and injuries to job site crews.

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Conveyor belt speed sensor

The Model BSD (belt speed detector) is a “traction action” motion control that indicates when a conveyor belt has slowed or quit moving altogether. The unit can be adjusted as an overspeed, underspeed, or zero speed control. The output of the Model BSD can be wired into a PLC or DCS, or to the optional RMS controller, which has a DP/DT relay to control up to two separate circuits, one for machinery shutdown and one for an alarm.

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Pneumatic line air knocker

Company’s new Air Knocker, available in direct or indirect models, keeps sticky materials moving even if they are clinging to vessel walls.

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Primer, textured coatings

Company has extended its Elastocolor product line of coatings to include Primer AR, an alkaline-resistant primer, and Texture, a high-build, textured coating. These two water-based products offer high performance for a variety of cementitious substrates in above-grade, new or previously coated concrete surface conditions.

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Iron oxide-rich granulated pigments

CathayGran inorganic, micro-granulated pigments for concrete masonry or hardscape units are produced with a new generation of spray-drying technology. The process yields free flowing, easy to handle, consistently graded granules that exhibit optimal dispersing characteristics in block or paver mixes. The CathayGran series spans the full spectrum of concrete-coloring pigments, all of which are processed at the highest purity possible.

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