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Tip of the Week - Elite Level Sequence Settings

Apr 10, 2019 10:32:00 AM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in Tip of the Week

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This week’s tip will show you the Sequence of Operation of the Cougar Systems Elite Level Control Panel.

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Tip of the Week - Grundfos Magna3 Flow Limit

Apr 3, 2019 10:28:00 AM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in Tip of the Week

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This week’s tip shows how to enable and set the Flow Limit feature on the Grundfos Magna3 Pump which eliminates the need for a flow control valve.

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Tip of the Week - Grundfos Magna3 Units of Measure

Mar 27, 2019 10:26:00 AM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in Tip of the Week

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This week’s tip shows how to change the Units of Measure on the Grundfos Magna3 Pump.

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Tip of the Week - Grundfos Manga3 Operating Modes

Mar 20, 2019 10:23:00 AM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in Tip of the Week

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This week’s tip shows how to Enable & Disable the Grundfos Magna3, which allows you to start and stop the pump without having to power down.

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Tip of the Week - Grudfos Magna3 Constant Temperature Control

Mar 13, 2019 10:20:00 AM / by Cougar USA Marketing posted in Tip of the Week

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This week’s tip shows the Constant Temperature Control Mode of the Grundfos Magna3 which is ideal for Domestic Hot Water Return applications.

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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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A personal story of living Cougar’s mission

Feb 15, 2019 12:41:00 PM / by Tim Zacharias posted in General Info

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Cougar USA’s mission is to make buildings work, so the people inside can do theirs. Over the last few months, this has become a personal mission of mine as well.

In November, my son Joey was born at Texas Children’s Hospital Pavilion for Women, and earlier this month had surgery in Legacy Tower to remove a benign cyst from his abdomen. Thanks to the amazing doctors and staff at TCH, Joey made a quick recovery – he definitely handled the surgery better than my wife Ashley and I did! After spending a few days recovering in West Tower, Joey was back smiling and being his happy self. Ashley and I feel very blessed that Joey’s case was minor compared to many families at Texas Children’s.

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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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