MeasureQUICK HVAC App Open for Beta Testing!
Identifying True Leaks in a Vacuum
Download the free MeasureQUICK™ application! Sorry in advance for the long post, but there is a big audience (technicians, manufacturers, program providers and more) and a lot of questions to answer. In our complete transparent nature, here we go! Exciting times for me, Bobby, and the rest of the MeasureQUICK team, as 8 months and […]
Can You Pull Moisture from a Filter Dryer with a Vacuum Pump?
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 […]
The Pitfalls of Bad Vacuum Gauge Placement
The purpose of evacuation is degassing and dehydration, which often leads technicians to think that they can simply pull any moisture from the dryer during the evacuation process without the need to change it—a potentially very costly mistake. Let me start by saying we are in the service business, and there is nothing wrong with charging and […]
Why Hitting 500 Microns is Not Enough!
Have you ever wondered why your old refrigerator never needs service, gauges installed, and can run for 30 years that way maybe only needing an occasional cleaning of the condenser? For crying out loud, utilities are buying these old energy hogs through some programs because they never seem to die. Why do they last so […]
How Long Should You Evacuate a System?
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 […]
AccuTools BluVac App open for beta testing
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 […]
Hey! Before you read all the exciting news, PLEASE like and Follow MeasureQUICK! Thank-you! AccuTools and MeasureQUICK have partnered to built a new stand-alone application for the BluVac+ Professional gauge, and we are looking for beta testers that own the BluVac+ Professional or are in the market to buy one and would like to be […]