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Tip of the Week - Grundfos Magna 3 Series - Home Screen

Mar 7, 2019 11:03:00 AM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in Tip of the Week

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The Grundfos Magna3 Home Screen can be customized to show four values and settings. For the Constant Temperature Control Mode we recommend the Set Point, Control Mode, Operating Mode and Actual Value. (Link to Constant Temperature Control Mode)

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Tip of the Week - Grundfos Magna 3 Series - Integral Controller

Feb 28, 2019 1:26:00 PM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in Tip of the Week

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When powering on the Grundfos Magna3 Pump there are some basic settings that must be applied before initial use. The integral controller and onboard screen guides the user through each step and once complete the pump can be started in AutoAdapt Mode. To use the other control modes additional settings are required (links to Home Screen Set up, Constant Temperature Mode, Flow Limit). 

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Tip of the Week - Grundfos Magna 3 Series

Feb 21, 2019 1:26:00 PM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in Tip of the Week

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The Grundfos Magna3 Pump packs all of Grundfos’ innovation into a small, intelligent circulator. The integrated controller, temperature & pressure sensors and communications capabilities make the Magna3 the ideal pump for hydronic loops and Domestic Hot Water Return applications. 

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Tip of the Week - Grundfos CR Pump Series Seal Kit Change Process

Feb 14, 2019 1:20:00 PM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in Tip of the Week

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The Grundfos CR Pump utilizes a Cartridge Style Mechanical Seal, allowing for quick and easy maintenance. A crucial step in the seal kit change process is to set the gap height for the stack kit inside the pump housing when coupling to the motor. Proper spacing ensures the stack kit will not rub on the pump housing.

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Tip of the Week - Grundfos CR Pump Series

Feb 7, 2019 1:15:00 PM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in Tip of the Week

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The Grundfos CR pump is ideal for Pressure Boosting applications. Like all centrifugal pumps, the CR cannot operate when air is trapped in the impellers. To eliminate air from the Pump, use the bleed screw on the top of the pump can, it may take several passes to clear all the air from the pump. 

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Tip of the Week - Grundfos CU352 Controller Series

Jan 17, 2019 1:11:00 PM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in Tip of the Week

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The System Enable & Disable Feature on the Grundfos CU352 Controller allows the Pump System to be shut down without having to power down.  This is helpful when pump or system maintenance is required.  We also recommend using this feature to disable the pumps anytime the power needs to be turned off. This protects the VFD’s and motors from losing power while under a load condition.

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Tip of the Week: System Enable and Disable Grundfos CU352 Controller

Jan 17, 2019 12:02:37 PM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in Tip of the Week

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The System Enable & Disable Feature on the Grundfos CU352 Controller allows the Pump System to be shut down without having to power down. This is helpful when pump or system maintenance is required.  We also recommend using this feature to disable the pumps anytime the power needs to be turned off. This protects the VFD’s and motors from losing power while under a load condition. 

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5th Annual Engineer All Stars: Maintenance Olympics

Oct 10, 2018 7:20:59 PM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in General Info

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We had a blast participating in the 5th Annual Engineer All Stars Maintenance Olympics that took place this past Saturday, October 6, at Sam Houston Race Park in Houston, TX.

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Living Water International - Trip to Honduras

Oct 5, 2018 4:53:06 PM / by Cougar USA Marketing

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Recently Cougar USA employee Deanna Parmenter worked with Living Water International to drill water wells in Honduras.  Living Water is an NGO based in the HOUSTON, TX area. Here she shares her experience.

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Water — A Precious Resource

Sep 12, 2018 2:32:00 PM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in General Info

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Why We Need to Conserve Water

When you see photographs of Earth taken from space, water seems abundant. Most of that water, though, can't be used for drinking or for growing crops. In fact, only 1 percent of all the water on the planet can be used to support human life. Most of the Earth's water is undrinkable salt water. Even some of the fresh water is unavailable for our use because it’s frozen solid.

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