Mr. Shirley will oversee FasTest’s sales operations in the HVAC-R business segment, with a specific focus on key account management. “We were determined to find someone with strong industry knowledge and a history of growing business with large accounts,” said Gary Rychley, President of FasTest. “Ed is a natural fit for our organization and has worked as a representative of FasTest products for over thirty years.”
Single Port Service Valve Improves Manufacturing Processes for Split System Air Conditioner Manufacturers
Minneapolis, MN—January 25, 2016—FasTest, Inc. introduces the latest CoreMax innovation for the HVAC-R market, a service valve specifically designed for split system air conditioner units.
The CoreMax SV is engineered with a single port and the advantages of FasTest’s revolutionary CoreMax technology to replace Schrader’s outdated, leak prone service valves. FasTest’s service valve removes up to 67% of all process connector tooling and labor costs to maximize manufacturing cost savings. The CoreMax SV also improves field installation and servicing, providing up to five times faster flow when evacuating or charging refrigerants compared to Schrader technology. The CoreMax SV is compatible with conventional service tools and the 30° valve design simplifies field access and service.
Sleeve Provides Visual Indication of a Secure Connection
Minneapolis, MN—October 5, 2015—FasTest, Inc. introduces the new SurConnect sleeve accessory to the XT Series product family for expanded tubes.
FasTest’s SurConnect is equipped with a green verification ring that becomes visible when the XT connector has made a perfect connection to a tube profile. The SurConnect sleeves are color coded by connector size for easy identification and the lightweight aluminum body reduces strain on operators. The XT Series connectors with the SurConnect are ideally suited for helium leak testing, run testing, proof testing, pressure decay and other related processes.