Melbourne, Victoria - 21 January 2016: HVAC specialists, electricians and other blue-collar professionals are continuously turning to their smartphones and tablets to store information, take notes and so forth.
Users can control the Smart Probes via the Smart Probe App. The instruments are built with Testo's market-leading technology, designed to accommodate those who need to measure temperature, humidity, pressure and flow velocity.
The newly formed company Beijer Ref ( Patton | Real Cold ) one of Testo's HVAC&R distrubution partners will also be reselling the Smart Probes to HVAC R contractors across the country. Beijer Ref General Manager Craig Bickett lauded the Smart Probes for their ability to accommodate tech-savvy HVAC & R mechanics.
"The new generation of HVAC R professionals is looking for something new to try, and Testo's line of Smart Probes will satisfy this need," said Bickett.
Empowering the mobile worker
The App is available for free on both iOS and Android platforms, providing clear measurement value readings, simple data visualisations and information export functions. The App enables personnel to:
- Monitor measurement data from up to six Smart Probes simultaneously;
- Send measured value reports as PDFs or Excel files via email; and
- Maintain connections with Smart Probes at distances of up to 20 metres.
The App also offers application-specific features. For example, HVAC technicians can use menus for pressure-drop testing, enable professionals to create volume flow measurement parameters at outlet and duct cross-sections.
Versatile Smart Probes, convenient transportation
The Smart Probes come with a compact case built for security, convenience and safe handling. The exterior of the case consists of a durable, flexible shell, while the interior holds a soft foam rubber inlay. The foam delivers a unique inlay for each instrument, ensuring the Smart Probes are well protected.
The specific devices consist of the: