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Procedures for Installing Thermon Electric Heat Tracing

Thermon manufactures the widest variety of electric heating cables and control systems in the world. Their products cover the application requirements and demands for any heat tracing system.

This video describes the installation of Thermon trace heating systems in typical piping applications and are suitable for use with Thermon flexible trace heating products.  These instructions are not intended for mineral-insulated (MI) trace heaters. Instructions and documentation for other products and applications may be found at

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Why Its a Good Idea to Use Instrumentation Manifold Valves: Get This 9 Page White Paper

Pressure spikes above the pressure instrument capabilities can cause permanent damage to mechanical and electrical components. Or worse, injury can occur to personnel from unintentional pressurized systems. With people, processes and profits in jeopardy, manifold valves are essential in pressure applications. From safety to instrument protection, manifold valves are used to isolate, control, bleed and calibrate pressure instruments without process interruption. Manifold valves are used with pressure gauges, pressure switches, pressure transducers and transmitters. The most common manifold valves are direct or remote mount. Depending on the application one type can significantly improve the system performance over the other. For example, the direct mount valve manifolds are tailored to improve efficiency and to reduce energy costs. Shorter path flows reduce pressure drops and heat fluctuations, improving the overall energy efficiency of a system. In contrast, remote valve manifolds ca…

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