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Limitorque MX at Glenelg Treatment Plant

May 14, 2021

Harry Tan proudly posing with his Limitorque MX and QX actuators that have been operating without fault for many years. In addition to producing weatherproof versions, we are now building IECEX Hazardous Area units in Australia, the units pictured are all ex-stock Australia ready to be built to site requirements.

ANNOUNCEMENT……. IT’S OFFICIAL

May 13, 2021

Acrodyne are pleased to announce after many hours of work together with auditors and international visitors from various agencies that we have been officially recognised as — “Additional Manufacturing Location” by IECEx to produce Limitorque MX-A, MX-B and QX electric valve actuators for hazardous areas conforming to IECEx requirements.

An Actuator to Last a Lifetime

April 19, 2021

Beck electric actuator crated up and ready to make its way to Queensland for installation in a major power station facility. The Beck unit will be operating an ID fan, the Beck unit is an extremely unique device by design which sets it apart from traditional actuators employing worm gear principal.

AcroTorq Electric Actuator Packages

March 31, 2021

These units literally walk out the door! either mounted to a valve or actuator supply only. The AcroTorq SA series is a 90 degree electric actuator, (optional 270-Deg), IP67 enclosure with manual override and an illuminated local indicator dome. The smallest unit is rated to 30Nm and the the largest in the SR range is 90Nm, operational on single phase or 24VDC.

Acrodyne’s Production Team Making It All Happen

March 29, 2021

Richard preparing some valve extensions prior to assembly of valves and actuators. Our production team play a critical role in our overall capabilities in assisting in the best solutions for our actuation products, having the ability to design, fabricate and build actuators in-house is truly unique.

Loy Yang—Limitorque Damper Actuators

March 26, 2021

Frank Busse is doing some final checks-offs on a Limitorque L120 actuator prior to delivery to Loy Yang power station in the Latrobe Valley. Limitorque actuators have had a long service history with the plant since the early 1980’s spanning models including HMB, SMC, L120 and MX, the L120’s are optioned with extended duty motors which also have dual voltage connections, in addition we include an RVDT (Rotary variable differential transformer) providing loop powered 4-20madc output, the unit is a non-contacting device.

Acrodyne-Limitorque Tamper-Proof-Cover

March 24, 2021

We are often requested to provide our Tamper-Proof-Covers for a number of reasons, including concealment of switches, local display and indicator lights in public areas or to permit large size lock clasps that normally would not fit onto the standard local-off-remote selector switch.

Limitorque MX Actuator QRC Mounting

March 19, 2021

QRC (Quick Response Centre) to us means many things, one of which is having in-house capability in completing the adaption process. Our in-house automation centre ensures major infra-structure facilities are back on-line with minimal disruption, this is a significant factor in the QRC process.

Limitorque MX & AVK Knife Gate Valves

March 17, 2021

Almost ready to be dispatched, 16 sets of Aussie built-to-order Limitorque MX10 actuators and AVK Flow Control Pty Ltd DN300 Knife Gate Valves complete with extensions. Final destination is one of Melbourne Water major wastewater treatment facilities. All actuators include Modbus with TCP/IP incorporating a simple Ethernet connection located within the MX double sealed terminal compartment.

Another successful project delivery

March 16, 2021

This application required some very tight valve control associated with a gas application in Australia. Limitorque QX actuators were selected for a number of reasons including its ability to finely tune the loop as well as its reliable and rugged reputation in the Australian Gas industry.

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