Thomas has not only designed its 1010 Series diaphragm compressors and pumps for handheld gas and leak detection warning devices, but also tested them for 4,000 hours of nonstop operation, providing the utmost in reliability and safety. The company says that its compressors and pumps additionally deliver:
- A maximum continuous pressure rated to 8.7 PSI (0.6 BAR) and maximum vacuum to 14.8 inHg (-500 mBAR).
- Oil-less operation, a sealed air path for contamination-free analysis and a restart option at low temperatures for use in cold environments.
- A compact and lightweight (0.03 pounds/0.01 kg) design for efficient operation and low power consumption.
- Compliance with intrinsic safety requirements as a result of a low inductance level and stall current.