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Bio-SOY ISO-32 Hydraulic Fluid, Bio-Degradable, Safer for Farms and Maritime Operations

by Barbara 30. April 2016 09:12

Question about Bio-SOY ISO-32 Hydraulic Fluids

Q: "What advantages are there to using a bio-based hydraulic fluid?" Thanks. Harry.

Answer: BioSOY All Season Hydraulic Oil ISO-32 by Natural Soy Products, formely SoyClean and Environmentally Preferred, meets or exceeds performance requirements for high-pressure hydraulic systems.  This biodegradable hydraulic oil is bio-based: the natural seed oils surpass lubricity of most conventional oils. This formulation combines anti-wear properties with oxidation stability for prolonged oil effectiveness and protection of hydraulic components.  Can help reduce liability for oil cleanup from spills and leaks. Not only protects against wear but has a high flash point for safety.

There are environmentally sensitive applications for hydraulic fluids. For example, farming equipment and marine dredging equipment uses hydraulic fluids. Oil lines can rupture. Using biodegradable hydraulic fluids saves money when oil leaks. Bio-SOY from Natural Soy PRoducts has a higher flash point, too. 100% all natural ingredients with soy-based formula. Environmentally friendly, Non-toxic, No caustic fumes, Biodegradable. Non flammable, Non abrasive. Made in USA .

Available in 16 oz, cases of 18 bottles, each 16 ounces, economical 5 gallon containers, case of 6 bottles, each one gallon and 55 gallon drums.

Thanks for your question,

Sincerely, Barbara

 

Lightweight Safe Escape Self-Rescue Respirators Produce Oxygen Via Chemical Process

by Barbara 19. February 2012 05:24

Question about the Safe Escape Oxygen Generating Self Rescue Respirator, Steel Case

Q: "Currently, we are using self-rescue hoods and oxygen tanks as our emergency preparedness units in case of fire in our underground storage facility. I see that you have a unit that generates its own oxygen. We are concerned about tanks exploding. How does this unit operate? How much time would we have to escape if we need to use it.? Thanks. Tom

Answer: The unit is the Safe Escape Oxygen Generating Self Rescue Respirator, in the steel case. The advantages of the stainless steel encased unit include being compact (4 inches by 5.25 inches by 7.5 inches),easily wall mounted near exits and puncture resistant. The main advantage is that a chemical process generates the oxygen so there are no dangerous, heavy oxygen tanks involved. Weight due to the case is about 5 lbs. does weigh about 5 lbs.

Safe Home sells these units primarily for use below decks of ships, especially in engine rooms and for underground storage facilities like yours. The Safe Escape Oxygen Generating Self-Rescue Respirators give you 30 minutes up to 60 minutes of breathable oxygen (21% Concentration). Unlike the SCBA (Self Contained Breathing Apparatus) oxygen tanks, these units are lightweight and have no risk of  secondary explosions due to oxygen tank issues.  No maintenance and no special fitting are needed. Each closed system unit has an orange hood that fits any sized head. The nose/mouthpiece has been tested, passed and certified by SGS. This oxygen respirator unit is vacuum sealed in a bag: no moisture can enter. Just open, escape and throw it away.  The case is steel: certified and compliant for IMO, International Maritime Organization for use in engine rooms and areas of ships below deck.

The respirator hood is made from PVC that provides protection for up to 100 degrees Celsius (over 2000 degrees Fahrenheit) as well as direct flame and hot falling ash protection.The high temperature rubber neck band seals off the breathing area to keep 100% of any possible toxins from entering the respirator.

Other uses for this self-rescue oxygen generating respirator are private yachts, chemical facilities, oil platforms and refineries, hotels, high rise office buildings, correctional facilities, police, military, fire rescue, first responders, subways, or underground mining industry.

Safe Escape Oxygen Generating Self-Rescue Respirator AFSY30 EEBD Stainless Steel Case Features:

    Self-contained oxygen generation for 30 to 60 minutes
    SGS certified mouthpiece and nose piece
    IMO certified and compliant for use in engine room areas and ship areas below deck.
    PVC hood withstands temperatures up to 1000 degrees C.
    Hood color is orange
    Stainless Steel Hard Case: 4 inches by 5.25 inches by 7.5 inches
    Weight: approx. 2 KG or 5 lbs.
    WARRANTY: This product has a 5 year Shelf Life from the Date of Manufacture.
    FREE ONE TIME REPLACEMENT, Excluding shipping costs/ Taxes or Duties) should you use it in an actual Documented Case where Fire / Smoke are or / were present where-upon these units were used to facilitate escape or while awaiting rescue during the 4 or 5 years. Product should be returned to Distributor or Ourselves along with a Official Report from Law Enforcement / Fire / Civil Defense / Military Authorities in order to verify its usage in an actual situation where Smoke and/or Fire were present. We will replace them Once During the 5 Year Shelf Life. For Government Agencies / Departments no more than once a year with proper documentation supporting their claim and the return to us of the used unit along with documentation / official police / fire report.

Note: Special colors are available in minimum orders of 500 units. Imprinting is available. Available colors include black, sand and army green.

Safe Home also sells the same unit in a hard case made from PVC plastic, the SafeEscape Oxygen Generating Self Rescue Respirator, Hard Case and in a soft case, the Safe Escape Oxygen Generating Self Rescue Respirator, Soft Case, 10/CS

These are a special order item: typically made to order for delivery within two weeks.Minimum purchase is a case of 10 units.

Thank you for your question.

Sincerely,

Barbara

Marine Approved Costar 12V Carbon Monoxide Alarms 12M-DB with 9V Battery Back-Up

by Barbara 20. April 2011 11:46

Question about the CoStar 12M-DB 12VDC Marine CO Alarm, 9V Backup

Q: "Is this the best one to install in my 32 foot long sailboat? We used propane for cooking. Thanks. Sam."

Answer:

The advantage of the Costar 12M-DB is that it has a 9volt battery back-up. This unit comes only in one color, white, and is round and surface mounted.Designed for installation in marine vessels , this dual source input marine carbon monoxide alarm by Quantum Group allows for connection both to the 12 volt house battery and to the 12 V engine battery. This Marine UL listed co monitor is designed so that power is drawn from the 12V battery with the highest voltage. The replaceable 9 volt alkaline battery is a back-up when both 12 volt batteries are disconnected. Replace the 9 volt battery every 12 months minimum. This carbon monoxide detector features a solid state infrared carbon monoxide gas sensor . No relay contacts: not for security systems. This unit is 5 inches in diameter and 1.75 inches thick. The 5 year limited warranty begins on the date of sale.

Thank you for your question. I hope this helps you to choose the best unit for your needs.

Sincerely, Barbara