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Testers, Conductivity, Shoe

Definition : Electrical testers designed to measure the conductivity (or its inverse, resistivity) of shoes. These testers are typically an instrument that can measure conductivity from a few to several hundred mA (i.e., from hundreds of ohms to some megohms) and two metal plates intended to support the wearer, who stands with a foot on each; some testers also include visual signals (e.g., colored lights) to indicate that the measured conductivity is below preestablished safety values. Conductivity is usually measured from one plate to the other through both shoes and the caregiver's body. Shoe conductivity testers are used to assess personnel-to-floor conductivity before personnel enter operating rooms and other potentially explosive environments.

Entry Terms : "Shoe Conductivity Testers"

UMDC code : 10994

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Dwyer Instruments Inc

Company Type: Parent

Since the company was founded in 1931, customers have come to recognize Dwyer Instruments to stand for quality, reliability, and readily available low cost products. As a leading manufacturer in the controls and instrumentation industry, we continue to grow and serve major markets including, but not limited to HVAC, chemical, food, oil and gas, and pollution control.

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