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…

Modern Relays

Testing Modern Relays Using a Mag-Probe

Testing Modern Relays Quickly & Effectively  We have had many questions pertaining to trusting the LED light on the new modern relays.  The following information explains a simple way to quickly test a relay with or without an LED indicator using a Mag-Probe.  You can trust the LED on the Mag-Probe because it is a completely…

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.…

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…

Testing Automobile Solenoid Valves & PCM’s

In this Video Evan Basabe Shows You How to Quickly Trouble Shoot Automobile Solenoid Valves & PCM’s Using a Bartol Mag-Probe [divider scroll_text=””]  Trouble Shooting Automobile Solenoid Valves & PCM’s using a Bartol Mag-Probe The Bartol Mag-Probe will separate electrical from mechanical problems in seconds.  Great instrument for trouble shooting electrical systems with automobile solenoid valves,…