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Alarms, Line Voltage/Frequency

Definition : Alarms designed to activate audible (i.e., sound) and/or visual warnings when the power line voltage and/or frequency are outside pre-established values (e.g., voltage values plus or minus 5% and/or frequency values plus or minus 0.5 Hz from their nominal values). These alarms typically consist of a battery operated electronic unit that includes electronic circuits that automatically compare the line voltage and frequency with a pre-established range of values; some alarms are interconnected to voltage regulators that can keep the line voltage at useful values when the line voltage is low (i.e., brownouts) or high, and/or activate emergency power units for blackouts or for low or high line voltages that the system cannot regulate. These alarms may be intended for the general power supply of a healthcare facility, a particular area or room in the facility, or specifically for devices whose failure may cause severe consequences to health, a process, or a device. Voltage/frequency alarms are also available as an integral part of environmental and electrical safety monitors and other equipment.

Entry Terms : "Line Voltage/Frequency Alarms" , "Alarms, Voltage" , "Voltage Alarms"

UMDC code : 15863

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Crest Healthcare Supply

Company Type: Parent

Crest Healthcare Supply is a trusted partner to Hospitals and Long Term Care facilities that has delivered knowledgeable customer support and reliable products for over forty years. Crest was founded in 1967 when Howard Page, the original owner, purchased rights to a nurse call system owned by IBM.

Omega Engineering Inc

Company Type: Parent

Since its inception in 1962, OMEGA has grown from manufacturing a single product line of thermocouples to an established global leader in the technical marketplace, offering more than 100,000 state-of-the-art products for measurement and control of temperature, humidity, pressure, strain, force, flow, level, pH and conductivity. OMEGA also provides customers with a complete line of data acquisition, electric heating and custom engineered products.

Rees Scientific Corp

Company Type: Parent

Since 1982, Rees Scientific has set the industry standard for environmental monitoring, access control and automated watering. Today, we continue to lead the field, taking cues from our clients and their environmental challenges. Our goal remains sharply focused to ensure that your critical equipment and devices are monitored and maintained to set a standard every second of every day without exception and without fail.

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