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China's state-owned enterprises are allowed to order measuring devices in Passau

Thyracont receives audit certification Five scientific associates from China had the possibility to have a look around at the headquarters of Thyracont Vacuum Instruments in Passau for two days. At the end, CEO and founder Heinz Plöchinger was very pleased with the results: „During the audit, we received the message about our certification.“ Therefore, the gauges and documents of the ...

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Protection of vacuum sensors in critical applications

Especially in harsh industrial environments vacuum metrology often has to cope with contamination such as oil and solvents making vacuum measurements a tough task.

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Christmas Break

Please note that there will be no deliveries from 19 to 21 December 2018 due to inventory. Subsequently, our company will be on a short Christmas break until 1 January 2019. From 2 January 2018, we will gladly assist you during our usual business hours.

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Thyracont Smartline™ now also available with Profinet!

As a pioneer in the field of vacuum metrology, Thyracont Vacuum Instruments extends its well-proven product family Smartline by a further digital interface of cutting-edge technology.

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Thyracont Vacuum Sensors for your Heat Treatment Application

The German company and innovation leader Thyracont Vacuum Instruments has developed and manufactured high quality vacuum measurement and control instruments for the whole measuring range from rough to ultra-high vacuum since 1970. Its product range consists of robust transducers (Analogline), intelligent gauges (Smartline), handheld compact vacuum meters (VD8) and more. Heat treatment applications claim for a high level of durability, reliability and resistance especially in pre-vacuum. Be it piezo, Pirani, capacitance, cold cathode (inverted magnetron) or hot cathode (Bayard-Alpert) gauges, Thyracont products use and combine the most refined sensor technologies and measurement principles in such a way that they meet the most demanding vacuum measurement standards.

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Thyracont participates as an exhibitor at the EVC-15!

Visit the Thyracont Vacuum Instruments GmbH at the European Vacuum Conference EVC-15  at our booth,  Stand 22. The fair takes place in Geneva from 18 – 20 June 2018! If you are interested in a personal appointment, do not hesitate to contact us in advance or directly at the trade fair.

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Chinese space travel and calibration institute chooses Thyracont Vacuum Instruments as their partner

The Chinese space travel pursues ambitious goals which are largely unnoticed in our part of the world.

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Smartline™ – New Pirani (VCP) with platinum rhodium filament for particularly demanding application conditions in a vacuum

Thyracont Vacuum Instruments complements the well-proven Smartline product family with a new Pirani sensor VCP for the measurement of absolute pressure in the range of 1000 to 5 x 10-4 mbar.

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Compact 4 Channel Vacuum Controller

The new Vacuum Display and Control Unit VD14 with four measuring channels from Thyracont Vacuum Instruments is going to be available from February 2018. The VD14 features a large graphic LCD display with background illumination in a very compact 19“ metal housing. A very comfortable operation is offered by a menu-driven operator guidance. The status of the four available relay switches is apparent in the display. These relay switches can be assigned to any of the four channels and can be linked to different switching modes e.g. relay one switches to channel three at measuring range underflow.

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Support for Children

This year again Thyracont Vacuum Instruments GmbH is pleased to support several associations with a donation: Kinderschutzbund Passau – Support for families and children: https://www.kinderschutzbund-passau.de/ Sternstunden e.V. – Support for children, that are ill, handicapped or in trouble: https://www.sternstunden.de/ UNICEF – United nations children’s fund, support for education: https://www.unicef.de Merry Christmas as well as healthiness and satisfaction for the New Year! Picture: “Full steam ...

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