Railroad Maintenance

Mag-Probe Railroad Maintenance Post Compilation

Mag-Probe Reducing Downtime in Railroad Maintenance Industry Reducing Downtime in Railroad Maintenance In Railroad maintenance the products and processes that have a proven track record for effectively reducing downtime rise to the top, while the ones that don’t are filtered out.  Below are a few areas where the Bartol Mag-Probe is being used in Railroad Maintenance to Reduce…

Non-Contact Mag-Probe

Non-Contact Mag-Probe Test Instrument Video Overview

Non-Contact Mag-Probe Test Instrument Video Overview This Video Interview with David Kalstrom, CEO of Outboundexcellence.com, explains the value of using a Mag-Probe when testing Electrical Solenoid Valves and Relays.  The Non-Contact Mag-Probe has the ability to be used in extreme environments hot and cold, underwater, in a vacuum, from the smallest relays to the largest…

Damaged Jack Screws Can Be Detected In Aircraft

How to Detect Damaged Jack Screws In Aircraft Letter From the Author – Jack Screws Off the coast of California, in January 31, 2000, flight 261 experienced a catastrophic loss of pitch control which was caused by a damaged jack screws threads.  All 88 on board died instantly upon impact.  It was a very sad…

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…

intermittent Solenoid valve coil

Mag-Probe Applications Organized by Industry

Bartol Mag-Probe Applications Organized  by Industry     We understand that in many industries there are overlapping Mag-Probe applications. In the aircraft industry there are airports, and airports have elevators and escalators that also have relays and solenoid valves that need to be tested.  They also have vehicles with electronic ignition, another application of the Mag-Probe.…