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Portable washout pit

The 3.5-yd., 750-gal. capacity Alpha Dog has joined the Porta-Pit series of concrete mixer or pump truck washout containment vessels. The main body is constructed of industrial strength, cross-linked polyethylene plastic—five times stronger than conventional polypropylene sheet and resistant to concrete mix or cement slurry build up.

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Compressed-air dryer

Citing concrete producers’ limited options for eliminating moisture from compressed air lines, the manufacturer presents D Series single tower deliquescent dryers as easy to maintain and operating without moving parts or power requirements. Air delivered to plant equipment exhibits a dew point 20°F below that of the air temperature at dryer inlet. As long as the air temperature down stream of the dryers remains above the dew point provided, plant operators will observe no liquid or freeze-ups.

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Concrete levels

Available in 24-, 48- and 72-in. sizes, Redstick levels offer what product engineers call an industry first: A 3-in-1 solution for a variety of slab screeding and smoothing applications with a magnesium base and overall design that is easy to clean.

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Plant lighting retrofit kit

The ThoroLED Universal Voltage Highbay Retrofit Kit holds UL classification for field installations; UL approval to list as a retrofit luminaire for renovation projects; and, is a DesignLights Consortium-qualified system under Retrofit and Luminaire, which makes utility rebates more accessible.

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Weighing instrument

The FB6000 features a dynamic web interface that drastically reduces calibration and custom ticket formatting time over previous generations and competing technology, product engineers contend. The interface leads such recent upgrades as an expanded loop ID field; ability to update expansion cards using a USB drive or integrated web utility; new, easily configurable power supply; plus, features that improve functionality and ease of use. Additionally, the new digital power supply provides significantly enhanced diagnostic capabilities compared to traditional analog power supplies.

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