Automation Components, Inc. (ACI) is a manufacturer and distributor of sensors for the Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Industry.

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Endress + Hauser
Endress+Hauser is a global leader in measurement instrumentation, services and solutions for industrial process engineering. The Swiss family-owned business, founded in 1953, is recognized as a leading supplier of industrial measurement and automation equipment.

Products include process measurements of level, flow, pressure, temperature, and liquid analysis. The majority of the products sold in the USA are built at their state of the art manufacturing campus in Greenwood, IN.

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Burkert Fluid Controls
Burkert is a world leader in measurement, control and regulation technology. Over 2100 employees in 34 countries constantly engineer systems and solutions in response to the dynamic and exciting challenges presented by water, steam, gases and other media.

Products include innovative valves, electric and air operated, on/off and proportional, process sensors, mass flow controllers, and custom systems.

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Parker Hannifin
Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of commercial, mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company's products are vital to virtually everything that moves or requires control, including the manufacture and processing of raw materials, durable goods, infrastructure development and all forms of transport.

Products available from Durable Controls include instrumentation fittings, instrumentation valves, hoses and tubing, pneumatic valves, process solenoid valves, cylinders and actuators and automation components.

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Sharpe Valves
Sharpe valves, located in suburban Chicago, offers a full line of valves for use in manufacturing, chemical processing, paper and pulp, petroleum, power generation, food processing and more.

Product categories include stainless and carbon steel ball valves; stainless and carbon steel fire safe ball valves; gate, globe and check valves; and control valve packages. With all assembly taking place at its Northlake, IL, headquarters, Sharpe valves can be custom made to varying specifications, design modifications and special needs.

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Drager Gas Detection
Drager - Technology for life
As an international leader in medical and safety technology, Dräger develops innovative equipment and solutions people the world over trust when lives are on the line. In clinical settings, industry, mining and emergency services, Dräger products protect, support and save lives.

Drager Fire and Safety Division manufactures fixed system products to protect life and property from hazardous chemical vapors and fire.

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Michell Instruments
Michell Instruments is a worldwide leader in the field of moisture and humidity measurement solutions. Founded in 1974 by Andrew Michell, Michell Instruments designs and manufactures a wide range of transmitters, instruments and system solutions capable of measuring water dew-point, moisture concentration (ppmV or other units), humidity, hydrocarbon dew point and oxygen content in a vast range gaseous applications. These applications and industries include compressed air, power generation, process, oil and gas, pharmaceutical, glass, food processing and many more. Michell has more moisture measuring technologies than any other company allowing us to fit the technology to your application instead of adapting a technology to it.

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Dynics Industrial Computers
DYNICS manufactures industrial computer systems, flat panel touchscreen monitors, and integrated workstations primarily used in factory floor automation. In addition, DYNICS offers a single source for turn-key operator interfaces, custom flat panel displays, and embedded computer applications. DYNICS can trace its beginnings to 1988 with the founding of Ann Arbor Technologies. With over 20 years of experience, DYNICS creates quality industrial hardware solutions for the marketplace by designing, building and servicing their systems from its headquarters in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Their products are proudly MADE IN AMERICA.

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Compac Erecta Switch
A building-block system that expands capability and reduces cost. Durable Controls can save you time, money and frustration with our custom-constructed, factory-authorized level assemblies built with Erecta Switch™ pre-engineered components. We provide free technical assistance, instant drawings and specifications,rapid turnaround on prototype samples and production-size lots.

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Badger Meter - Industrial Products
Badger Meter impeller products and water flow sensors are used to measure liquids in a variety of industrial and commercial markets. These insertion and inline impeller meters serve a wide range of markets including irrigation, HVAC, energy management, water treatment, fire fighting apparatus and general industrial. Additionally, Badger Meter manufactures and markets Btu monitors and transmitters that are compatible with virtually all energy management systems. The Impeller Products division also offers wireless RF flow sensors to the turf and agricultural irrigation markets utilizing its years of expertise in the Automatic Meter Reading market. Data acquisition and data management systems are also offered either by direct wire connections or via a wireless network technology.

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SensorTec manufacturers standard and custom temperature sensors. Its focus is on providing solutions to all of temperature sensing applications.
Pepperl + Fuchs
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Incendiary ideas that don’t ignite! Pepperl+Fuchs is the leading developer and manufacturer of hazardous location protection products and components for the global process automation market. We are the global market leaders of industrial safety equipment for intrinsic safety and explosion protection technology. Named as one of the top 50 automation companies, we are hazardous location protection EXPERTS. Our innovative and market-leading products include intrinsic safety, fieldbus, Bebco EPS® purge and pressurization, hazardous location barcode scanners and WirelessHART interfacing, and signal conditioning.

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Nason is an industry leader in producing quality electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic components for use in military, industrial, medical, foodservice, and entertainment applications.

Products include UL, CSA, and military-approved pressure switches that use a snap-action electrical device activated by a precise elastomer diaphragm or piston; pneumatic and hydraulic automation products; and cylinders featuring an aluminum or stainless steel housing, custom drilled to customer specifications.

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SAMSON Control Valves
SAMSON is a name recognized as a synonym for high-quality work, entrepreneurial spirit and innovative strength. The company is not only known for a complete product line in instrumentation and controls valves, but also offers the most modern integrated automation systems.
For over 50 years, RACO Manufacturing and Engineering Co., Inc. has provided municipalities, industry, and government with a wide variety of high-quality, reliable remote communications systems, annunciators, and RTU's for alarm autodialing, remote monitoring, reporting, data logging, and control. Applications range from only a single RTU to a full multi-station, multi-point PLC, DCS, or SCADA network.

Products range from interactive, wireless data communications systems to alarm autodialing systems, providing a solution for any communication platform utilized—landline, cellular wireless and cellular control channel wireless.

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Partlow offers a wide variety of digital and mechanical temperature controller and circle chart recorder models and accessories designed for temperature, process and environmental control applications. Controllers and recorders overall control functionality is very similar with the primary difference, between recorders and controllers, being that recorders also offer a paper hardcopy of process results for validation purposes.

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Winters Instruments
Winters specializes in manufacturing pressure and temperature instrumentation including pressure gauges, thermometers, pressure transmitters, pressure switches, diaphragm seals, and related accessories. Winters offers total product solutions: design, engineering, manufacturing, shipping, service, calibration, repairs and product training, to ensure that you receive the most suitable instrumentation for your particular application.

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The VMC Group is comprised of four leading global brands that together represent the state of the art in shock, vibration, seismic and noise control.

Vibration Mountings & Controls has delivered innovative vibration isolation products and solutions to the HVAC industry for over 65 years.

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St. Gobain
Laurel Meters
Laurel Electronics, Inc. designs and manufactures highly capable electronic instruments for industrial measurement, control and networking. Our programmable digital panel meters, electronic counters, digital controllers, industrial timers, transmitters, and large-digit data displays set the standard of the industry with technical features and performance. Our newest products can be networked via RS485, USB or Ethernet using the Modbus protocol. We also continue to support RS232 and 4-20 mA current loops with new products such as our new serial-to-analog converter and our new isolating quad loop splitter. Most of our products are designed and manufactured in our headquarters facility, which is located adjacent to Orange County Airport in Southern California.

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Lexair is a privately held, American owned corporation committed to the design and manufacturing of industrial products. It is also a World Class Manufacturer of Fluid Power Products, Valves, and Machine Tool Accessories, delivering the best products possible for today’s global market needs.
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Durable Controls is a full-service stocking distributor of instrumentation & control products and industrial pneumatic & automation products for the OEM and user markets. Our value added services include Calibration, Hose Fabrication, Kits & Assemblies, Vendor Managed Inventory and more. Industries we serve include the following:
  • Automation Systems
  • Brewing
  • Chemical
  • Dairy
  • Energy Management
  • Environmental
  • Ethanol & Alternative Fuels
  • Food & Beverage
  • Foundry & Metals
  • Heat Treating
  • Machine Builders
  • Mining
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Process Skid Manufacturers
  • Pulp & Paper
  • Vendor Managed Inventory
  • Water & Wastewater

Equipped with a large inventory of products and a seasoned technical support staff, Durable Controls stands ready to support all of your Measurement, Instrumentation, Automation & Control needs. At Durable Controls, our mission is to exceed the expectations of all our business partners for service, value and quality products.

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