Bartol Mag-Probe Magnetic Field Detector

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To Help Companies Lower Their Downtime.
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Special Note:

The  Mag-Probe can be used in any Environment and is Completely Sealed and Intrinsically Safe to use in Gas & Oil Pipeline Industries. It can also be used: Underwater, in a Vacuum, and in all Clean Rooms ISO 9001 Certified. Manufactured by HSI Sensing, USA.  Download HSI Sensing Certification From TÜV SÜD AMERICA INC.    Download HSI Sensing “Intrinsically Safe Mag-Probe” Document

 

 

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Special Note:

The  Mag-Probe can be used in any Environment and is Completely Sealed and Intrinsically Safe to use in Gas & Oil Pipeline Industries. It can also be used: Underwater, in a Vacuum, and in all Clean Rooms ISO 9001 Certified. Manufactured by HSI.  Download HSI Sensing Certification From TÜV SÜD AMERICA INC.  Download HSI Sensing Statement About the Mag-Probe

 

 

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List of Bartol Mag-Probe Magnetic Field Detector Functions

  • REDUCE DOWNTIME - Will Reduce Downtime Quickly and Safely by lowering the time it takes to separate mechanical from electrical problems. Most effective when conducting your first test on an electrically operated solenoid valve, relay or coil.
  • PORTABLE - It is portable, simple and easy to use.
  • SPEED – Isolates problem as mechanical or electrical in seconds. Provides confirmation of the electrical field immediately. When a Magnetic Field is detected it proves, “voltage, current, and continuity, is present.”
  • NON-CONTACT – No Direct Connection is needed because it senses the magnetic field around a solenoid valve, relay or coil. (Great for conducting tests where making contact is difficult)
  • SCHEMATICS – No need to follow schematics to isolate the terminal strip SALT & MOISTURE PROOF – Continues to work effectively in or around ocean salt spray, extremely humid environments and underwater.
  • INTRINSICALLY SAFE – Can be used in all volatile and explosive environments because it is a completely self-contained sealed unit. Does not need to make a direct connection and is Constructed of Non-Conductive Materials
  • COMPOSITE – The composite allows the Mag-Probe to be sterilized using a cold process.
  • VACUUM – The Mag-Probe can conduct a test effectively in a vacuum.
  • NO ELECTROSTATIC FIELD – The Mag-Probe composite generates no electrostatic field.
  • LOCATES RESIDUAL MAGNETISM – Can detect residual magnetism on solenoid valves and relays or raw metal stock as low as 3 gauss, 1 gauss with the ring magnet attached. (See instructions)
  • DETECTS TRANSIENT PULSES – Detects transient pulses and momentary loss of power as low as 10 milliseconds
  • IDENTIFIES NORTH & SOUTH POLES – By turning the ring magnet around the Mag-Probe can be used when checking magnetic north and south poles
  • PREVENTS LOADING OF COMPUTER DRIVERS – Prevents loading of the computer output drivers
  • OPERATES IN EXTREME WEATHER CONDITIONS – The Bartol Mag-Probe has been tested and worked effectively in temperatures ranging from -40°F to +160°F
  • MAG-PROBE CAN CONDUCT TESTS WHILE EQUIPMENT IS FULLY OPERATIONAL – One of the biggest advantages when using a Mag-Probe is the ability to check solenoid valves and relays while equipment is operating. This enables technicians and mechanics the ability to find intermittent problems with solenoid valves and relays while the equipment is running.
  • BARTOL MAG-PROBE REQUIRES NO CALIBRATION – No calibration of this test instrument is required. A test ring magnet is in the cap for making a self test and to insure the Mag-Probe is fully functional. The ring magnet can also be used to increase the sensitivity from 3 gauss to 1 gauss for testing very small solenoid valves, relays, and reed relays.
  • WATER PROOF – Because it is a self-contained sealed unit the Mag-Probe can be used underwater. It can conduct a test as low as 40 feet below the surface.

The Purpose of the Bartol Mag-Probe Blog Is:

To provide information that will help technicians troubleshoot solenoid valves and relays faster, and more effectively.  The Mag-Probe will drastically reduce the time it takes to test an electrically operated solenoid valve, relay or coil.  It does this by separating electrical from mechanical problems in seconds.

This blog is not advocating technicians stop using voltmeters only start their testing procedure with a Mag-Probe Field Detector.  By doing this they will be able to separate mechanical from electrical problems on solenoid valves and relays in seconds.

The Mag-Probe will enable technicians to make their test without making a direct connection, pulling out prints, or accessing a terminal strip.  Because the Mag-Probe is a non-contact tester, tests can be made while the equipment is operational, safety permitting.  Once the determination is made whether the problem is electrical or mechanical, then further tests can be made with a voltmeter if needed.