Aircraft Mechanic

Aircraft Mechanic Theme Song – “Everything Is Broken”

Aircraft Mechanic Theme Song – “Everything Is Broken” Patty LaVette Cover   This is Aircraft Mechanic Theme Song.  Great job from Bob Dylan who wrote a timeless song called “Everything is Broken”  Patty LaVette  did a great cover on this song.  Every time I listen to this song I think how hard Aircraft Mechanics and Support…

Ground Circuit Problem

Field Technical Supervisor Southwest Airlines Solves Ground Circuit Problem

Field Technical Supervisor at Southwest Airlines Solves Ground Circuit Problem I received an email from Matt Couture the Field Technical Supervisor at Southwest Airline on a ground circuit Problem While conducting an evaluation of the Bartol Mag-Probe to be used at Southwest Airlines Matt Couture developed an effective procedure isolating a ground circuit problem using…

offshore

Downtime is Lost Potential Revenue

Bartol Mag-Probe Can Dramatically Reduce Downtime Downtime Definition (Lost Potential Revenue)   The term downtime is used to refer to periods when a system is unavailable. Downtime or outage duration refers to a period of time that a system fails to provide or perform its primary function. Reliability, availability, recovery, and unavailability are related concepts. The unavailability is the proportion of a time-span that a system is unavailable or offline. This is…

Relay Test for Cockpit Lighting on Airbus 321

Relay Test for Cockpit Lighting on Airbus 321 The video below shows a relay test for the cockpit lighting on an Airbus 321 Relays on aircraft are typically bolted down to panels.  This makes it difficult to conduct a test.  In many cases the relay is removed from the panel and a bench test is conducted.  With the…

Boeing 767

Mag-Probe Test Keeps Boeing 767 from Being Grounded for Good

On August 19, 2015 a problem occurred with one of the relays on a Boeing 767 Flight Idle and the Approach Idle control relay.   This problem was causing one of the Boeing 767 engines to run at different rpm’s when they were supposed to be running at the same rpm.   Aircraft Engineer Saemi was working…

Mag-Probe Specifications Applications

Mag-Probe Industry Applications: Aircraft Maintenance  Food Processing  Nuclear & Conventional Power Plants – Chemical Processing Commercial Trucks – Printing Companies – Military, Cargo, & Cruise Ships Construction Equipment  Trains – Hospital Equipment – Sterile Environments – Clean Rooms – Integrated Circuit Manufacturing  Underwater Applications  Oil Exploration Equipment – Sewage Disposal & Treatment Plants – Military…

Extreme Weather Solenoid Valve Testing

Solenoid Valve Test In Extreme Weather Using Mag-Probe

Solenoid Valve Test In Extreme Weather Conditions In the video below Bob Bartol Explains how effectively the Mag-Probe Makes a solenoid Valve Test in Extreme Weather Conditions. Bob Bartol interviewed by David Kalstrom CEO at Outbound Excellence.  One of the biggest problems in working on solenoid valves with test equipment in cold environments is freezing meters…