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HISTORY

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NEWS & DOCUMENTS

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RRA-The Beginning
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THE BEGINNING

The RRA 'sniffer' test has been accomplished when Marco Kramer, Director of Truetec B.V., could no longer guarantee the safety of his reefer engineers. This was a result of several alarming press reports in the 'reefer business', concerning several accidents caused by explosions while working on cool units.

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INVESTIGATE

Immediately after taking notice of these reports, Truetec started their own investigation with a professional partner specialized in gas detection. After investigating the needs and necessities in the reefer industry RRA (Refrigerant Risk Assessment) was founded.

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MAIN PURPOSE

Detecting counterfeit refrigerants in a R134 filled system, whilst the safety of the performing reefer engineer is always the highest priority. The sampling takes place in a fully closed system, thus reducing the risk of accidents and/or exposal to a minor. 

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THE TEST

In a system filled with R134a, the RRA sniffer test can detect several contaminants, for example CFK's like R12, R22 and R40.

This test can be performed in a quick and easy way that minimizes the odds of exposal and/or explosion of this contaminant. During this test the very dangerous R40 can be measured very clearly, even when it is mixed with other CFK's.

  • The contamination with R40 is noticeable by a red colouring of our Refrigerant RIsk Assessment "Sniffer" Tube.

  • Contamination with other CFK-mixes is noticable by a yellow colouring.

  • No colouring will occur on non-contaminated systems.

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SAFETY FIRST

Detecting these contaminations is very important to the safety of all people working with refrigeration systems; contaminated systems can explode spontaneously or leak lethal gasses, which increases the risk. Also severe contamination can have a serious effect on the lifespan of the refrigeration system. 

The RRA sniffer test is a tool to reduce safety risks in a quick, safe, cheap and on-field way, and also proceeding a perfect indication of the systems integrity. 

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ACKNOWLEDGE

This test is already used by acknowledged companies in the refrigerating sector and Airconditioning systems. RRA is suitable for al coolings systems filled with refrigerants.

NEWS & DOCUMENTS

RRA Gas Sampling Bags

Package Quantity 10 pcs

Guidelines

And notes

RRA Tubes

No 1 & 2 For Measurements

Connection Tubes

Small & Large

Gas Sampling Handpump

ASP-40

Safety Valve

Quick Couplers

High & Low Pressure

AND THERE IS A LOT MORE TO FIND IN OUR RRA CASES . . .

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