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October 5, 2018 by The Fredericks Company

October 5 is National Manufacturing Day

Fredericks is proud to be a part of National Manufacturing Day, a celebration of the many positive impacts manufacturers big and small have on their surrounding communities and the economy. It also aims to teach the next generation of doers and makers while focusing on advanced technical and STEM skills as they prepare to enter […]

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June 19, 2018 by The Fredericks Company

Televac adds to active vacuum gauge family with new MX7B Penning cold cathode gauge

We’re excited to announce the launch of the Televac MX7B, a new active vacuum gauge that utilizes the well-known Televac 7B Penning cold cathode gauge to provide contamination-resistant, repeatable, and accurate high vacuum measurement. Read the full press release here. Features The MX7B cold cathode gauge is easily disassembled for cleaning and gauge replacement to […]

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September 19, 2017 by The Fredericks Company

One-Minute Read: 4A Convection Sensor Offers Improved Accuracy

The Televac 4A convection sensor now gives you ±10% accuracy from 1×10-2 Torr (10 microns) to 1000 Torr (above atmosphere) when used with the MX200 or MX4A.  Improvements to our newest vacuum controllers and active gauges, including all versions of the Televac MX200 controller and Televac MX4A active gauge, the 4A convection sensor (also called […]

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July 19, 2017 by The Fredericks Company

New Safety Regulations: Tilt Sensors and MEWPs [Infographic]

The IPAF is making several significant changes to the ANSI A92 standards, which were released earlier this year and are expected to go into effect by mid-2018. The updates include incorporating ISO concepts which will align North American aerial lift manufacturers more closely with global markets across Europe, Australia, and China. In addition to the […]

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June 14, 2017 by The Fredericks Company

FAQ: What Does It Take to Be An Electrical Engineer

From aerospace and agricultural to environmental and electrical, there are few career paths that touch as many industries as that of engineering. This explains why the field has already increased by 1.1% or 28,000 engineering workers since 2016, according to TechServe Alliance. At Fredericks, we strive to maintain top talent when it comes to electrical […]

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May 9, 2017 by The Fredericks Company

Employee Spotlight: Purchasing Manager Cindy Seipp

Interested in learning more about the individuals who help The Fredericks Company provide exceptional products and services to our customers? Welcome to our blog’s Employee Spotlight series! This series aims to give our readers a peek at Fredericks’ hard-working team to learn more about their roles at the company and what motivates them to work […]

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May 5, 2017 by The Fredericks Company

New Product: The MX200 with EthernetIP Capability

  Advanced technology and innovation are two things you’ll always find at The Fredericks Company because our engineers pay close attention to the changing needs of the dynamic industries we serve. We’re continuously expanding our product lines to adapt to new industry requirements and fill gaps across the tilt and vacuum measurement market. That’s why […]

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April 6, 2017 by The Fredericks Company

Infographic: 4 Reasons to Make the Switch to Electrolytic Tilt Sensors

When product lifetimes are measured in years, not months, and sensor accuracy is crucially important to the end-user, electrolytic tilt sensors triumph where others fall short. For decades, engineers have relied on electrolytic tilt sensors to provide exceptionally high accuracy in applications such as: Geotechnical and structural monitoring Construction vehicles and elevating work platforms Agricultural machinery and […]

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January 17, 2017 by The Fredericks Company

Employee Spotlight: Vacuum Scientist Darren Weinhold

Interested in learning more about the individuals who help The Fredericks Company provide exceptional products and services to our customers? Welcome to our blog’s new Employee Spotlight series! This series aims to give our readers a peek at Fredericks’ hard-working team to learn more about their roles at the company and what motivates them to […]

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