Testing the Testo Smart Probes with MeasureQUICK

Testo Smart Probes in Action with MeasureQUICK Working with the Testo Smart Probes, and finally getting some data from live equipment into MeasureQUICK. I had some reservations about the ease of use of app-to-app communication, but no more. We are very happy with the first pass. MeasureQUICK takes the Testo Smart Probes to a whole […]

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New App update out for iOS and Android

Updates to the MeasureQUICK Application The app update has been released for Android and is in the approval process for Apple. Hopefully, it will be in everyone’s hands by Monday. Thanks for all of the feedback on the MeasureQUICK beta application. There have been over 100 changes some small some significant to MeasureQUICK that improve […]

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Improve Your Field IQ with mQ!

MeasureQUICK is Coming Soon! Tick-Tock….. 3 weeks until the first release of (mQ) MeasureQUICK A/C, and yes for those of you that know Stephen Rardon, this might also be the day that his head explodes! The team has been burning the midnight oil for 9 months, building the next generation of HVAC diagnostic, performance, and reporting software. […]

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Identifying True Leaks in a Vacuum

  Vacuum leaks have led more than one technician deep down the rabbit hole, wasting hours upon hours, pressurizing the system with nitrogen—or nitrogen and a trace gas—leak testing with electronic leak detectors, and soap bubbles, removing panels to check evaporators, condensers, and other components that are buried in places that are not easy to […]

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Why Hitting 500 Microns is Not Enough!

As a primer to this post, I would not have done the evacuation quite this way, with multiple pulldown and isolations at 500 microns,  the goal was to demonstrate the characteristics of a system with moisture and to prove that “hitting 500 microns” is not enough.  Hitting 500 microns in no way shape or form […]

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How Long Should You Evacuate a System?

Anyone that has ever picked up a vacuum pump has asked or been asked this question, and to be truthful it is like asking “How many licks will it take to get to the center of a Tootsie Roll Tootsie Pop?” In the words of the wise old owl, “The world may never know.” Modern […]

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