rotated after installation to allow for
variations in piping direction.
Available fittings including straight
unions, straight reducers, male straight,
and bulkhead fittings.
Indicate 246 on inquiry card
IT W Vortec (Cincinnati, OH) has launched
its re-designed Personal Air Conditioning
(PAC) vest. The PAC vest now offers even
more features to ensure comfort and cool-
ing. Vortec has also lowered the price of
most models and sizes of the PAC. Key
design enhancements to the PAC vest
include an integrated belt with a heat-
resistant Nexus belt buckle. Since the
belt holds the tubing for delivering hot
or cold air to the wearer, these improve-
ments ensure that workers wearing the
PAC receive even more cool or warm air
to combat extreme ambient conditions.
The adjustable waist belt on the Vortec
PAC provides a quick connection to cool
or warm air with the Dual Action PAC
from hot to cold.
The vests can
be worn under
clothing and can
easily by the
Indicate 247 on
AutomationDirect’s (Cumming, GA) line of NITRA pneumatics products now
includes a wide selection of stainless steel fittings designed to stand up to harsh
chemicals and washdown situations. Available in NPT inch and BSPT (metric)
sizes, the push-to-connect male fittings are made with 316 stainless steel bodies
and 303 stainless steel gripping collets with internal Viton o-ring. Features include:
316 stainless steel construction, which can withstand pressures up to 290 PSI
and temperatures up to 390 degrees F.
The ability to be used with polyurethane, nylon, and PTFE tubing among others. The bodies of elbow and tee fittings with threaded connections can be
IMPO • AUGUST 2013