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‘Lean’ cart

Precast accessories and reinforcing product specialist A-Lok has rolled out “The Cart” for storing and transporting tools and equipment safely throughout concrete plants.

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Brass hot water meter

The concrete batch plant-suited WM-NLCH Series lead-free brass hot water (up to 194°F) meter features what product engineers note is a user friendly, multi-jet totalizing design. Available in ½- to 2-in. line sizes with NPT end connections, it is equipped with a removable and cleanable strainer at measuring chamber inlet.

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Abrasion-resistant pipe

The company behind Hardox steel plate used for aggregate bins, concrete mixer drums and other equipment in high abrasion conditions has added Duroxite 100 to its overlay pipe offerings. Duroxite is manufactured by welding chromium-rich, abrasion-resistant materials inside a mild steel pipe. Carbides with a typical hardness of 1700 HK (Knoop micro hardness) are dispersed in a ductile eutectic austenite matrix.

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Aluminum rail jib cranes

AL Systems Aluminum Rail Jib Cranes (250 lbs. and 500 lbs.) are lightweight, in stock and available with spans up to 15 feet. They suit areas underneath bridge cranes or those serving multiple workstations, plus machining and assembly spaces where several cranes might overlap, providing more extensive coverage.

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Bin level indicator, switch

The SE3 Series Compact Rotary Paddle Bin Level Indicator suits point level switch applications of bulk solids, including powder and granular materials. The unit features a powder coated aluminum enclosure rated IP65 and NEMA 4X, and available local LED indication. The SE3 is available in Standard, High Temp and Reinforced Shaft Extended versions to handle a variety of applications across many industries. All units are available with a choice of power supplies, including 110VAC, 220VAC, 240VAC, 24VAC and 24VDC; polycarbonate or stainless steel paddles; and, prewired electrical cable in standard 11.8-in. or optional lengths to 16.4 ft.

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