News & Events

23 06, 2017

Supplier Spotlight: Absolute Process Instruments (API)

June 23rd, 2017|

Absolute Process Instruments (API) is a diverse designer and manufacturer of a wide variety of standard and custom electronic products. API specializes in signal conditioning products, signal isolators and industrial signal transmitters. API has been a trusted go-to option for PMC for over 30 years. They are American owned, American engineered, and American built! The [...]

22 06, 2017

Insulation Testing with PMC Rentals

June 22nd, 2017|

Insulation resistance testing is a quality control test that is performed on cables to check for any cracks, leaks, or general damage of insulation. This test is analogous to a rubber hose hooked up to a sprinkler in your backyard. If there is a leak, hole, or tear in your hose, chances are your sprinkler [...]

15 05, 2017

Sub-metering Done Right!

May 15th, 2017|

Revenue metering, whether it be in a power plant or in a sub-metering application requires components that are accurate. ANSI-C12.1-2008 is a standard that outlines metering accuracies that are used to make sure costs or charges derived from these measurements are accurate.  Accuracy is perhaps the most important attribute of high-end metering. Revenue grade systems give [...]

12 05, 2017

Supplier Spotlight: Laurel Electronics

May 12th, 2017|

Laurel Electronics, Inc. designs and manufactures electronic instruments for industrial measurement, control and networking. Laurel programmable transmitters, digital panel meters, electronic counters, industrial timers, bar graph meters, and large digit displays set the standard of the industry with technical features and performance. Their newest products can be networked via RS485, USB or Ethernet using the [...]

11 05, 2017

Fluke Promo!

May 11th, 2017|

Buy a Fluke 754 Documenting Process Calibrator and get a FREE Fluke 700G Pressure Gauge! Between May 1, 2017 and June 30, 2017, any customer who purchases a FLUKE-754 Documenting Process Calibrator on a single order from PMC, can receive a free qualifying 700G Pressure Gauge. Select one (1) tool from the list below as [...]

11 05, 2017

PMC Value Added Services: Custom Cords and Cable Sets

May 11th, 2017|

Proper cable lengths and assemblies are critical to realizing the full benefits of cable and connector technology. When integrating electronic equipment, manufacturer provided cables may be too long or too short. To help our customers, PMC can provide custom cut cable lengths and cable sets for a variety of industrial applications.  Our specialized technicians ensure [...]

17 04, 2017

PMC Finds the “Cure” for a Pharmaceutical Company’s Problem

April 17th, 2017|

A large pharmaceutical company, which has been developing drug therapies to cure and manage disease for more than a century, recently turned to PMC to “cure” a calibration process in their laboratory. The laboratory was having trouble calibrating their ovens because the resistance temperature detector (RTD) probes they were using to measure temperature and accuracy [...]

14 04, 2017

Safety Tip: Current Transformers

April 14th, 2017|

An important tip for personnel safety and device protection is to always maintain a circuit on the secondary winding of any current transformer when current is flowing through the primary circuit.  If the secondary circuit is opened when primary current is flowing, then the voltage will go to a very high value, possibly causing electrical [...]

13 04, 2017

Stay Safe with IR Windows

April 13th, 2017|

Using IR (infrared) windows on electrical enclosures and control panels is a great way to monitor what’s going on inside the box without having to open the door. PMC carries a comprehensive selection of IR windows from FLIR, Fluke and Exiscan. These IR windows are compatible with a wide assortment of thermal imagers, many of [...]