R&C Instrumentation

4 Kestrel Place, Moddercrest Office Park, Modderfontein

+27 11 608 1551
+27 86 622 6050
+27 71 471 2056

Core business offering: R&C Instrumentation specialises in the supply, maintenance and support of infrared temperature measuring instruments, oven profiling systems, temperature loggers, machine vibration monitoring, infrared inspection windows, as well as ultrasonic inspection of electrical panels, distribution lines and boiler inspection cameras.


tel: +27 11 608 1551
fax: +27 86 622 6050
de Villiers, Johan
Technical Manager Johannesburg
Edwards, Steve
Girdhari, Tashmika
Administrator/ Marketing
Jagarnath, Nevash
Sales Engineer
Otto, Gerhard
Ramnarain, Rashina
Financial Manager
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Section - Data Acquisition & Remote Control
-In-transit temperature/event
-Machine health monitoring
-PC based data acquisition
- presentation/analysis software
- paperless
- strip chart
-Standalone data loggers
- flame
- vibration
-Radio telemetry
-Remote sensing & control
- cellular
- from rotating shaft
- radio link
Section - Maintenance, Reliability & Asset Optimisation
- Hardwired point-to-point HART device calibrator/configurator
-In-stream/in situ
- Bearing
- General purpose data-logger
- Other
- Thermal imaging/thermography
- Vibration/balance
- Data-logger
- Thermal imager
- Thermometer
- Vibration/balance
Section - Miscellaneous Hardware
-Smoke/fire detection
-Visible alarms
- Annunciator displays
Section - Networks for Communication & Control
-4-20mA analog loop
-Wireless (for industrial application only)
- indoor
- field devices - transmitters
-Wireless I/O - analogue
-Wireless multihop range extenders
-Wireless range extenders/repeaters
-Wireless sensor networks
-Wireless serial port adaptor (RS-232/RS-422/RS-485) (aka modem)
-ZigBee PRO
- field devices - building automation
- network devices
- field devices - building automation
- network devices
Section - Process Control & Manufacturing Technologies
- RS232
- RS422/RS485
- Auto/self tuning
- Logic
- Maths/calculations
- Scaling of I/O
- 0/4-20mA
- mV/V
- Thermocouple
- 0/4-20 mA
- 0-5V
- mA/mV
- Pulse
- Relay contact
-Panel size (mm)
- 24x48
- 48x48
- 48x96
- 72x72
- 96x96
-Visual display
-Explosion proof
-Fire detection & extinguishing equipment
-Intrinsic safety
- Sensors
- Transmitters - temperature
-Capacitive & conductive
-Analog panel meters
-Annunciator panels
-Digital panel meters
-Digital process indicators
-Control transducers
- Displacement/position transducers
- Synchros & resolvers
- Tacho generators
-Rotary encoders
-Edge detection
-Hot metal
- mV/current
-Heat flow monitors
-Infrared (IR) line scan
-IR non-contact
-IR thermal imaging
-Panel-mount indicators
-Pyrometers (IR non-contact)
-RTDs (Pt 100, Ni)
-Temperature indicating paints/labels
-Temperature switches
-Thermocouple reference units
-Thermocouples (Type S, T, etc)
- Batch
- Panel mount
- Digital
- Panel mount
Section - Services & Systems
-Training (excluding supplier/product specific training)
-Boiler/furnace control
-Food & beverage
-Furnace control & management
-Kiln control
-Mining & metals
-Power generation & distribution
-Pulp & paper
Section - Test, Measurement & Calibration
- Combustion
-Chambers (environmental/temperature)
-0/4-20 mA loop simulators/calibrators
-Calibration services (SANAS accredited, etc.)
-mV simulators/calibrators
-Temperature (dry block)
-Thermocouple simulators
-Coating thickness
-Hardness testers
-Light level
-Surface roughness
-Temperature profiling
-Thermal imaging
-Thickness, wall, plating
-Vibration/machine health
- Non-contact/ultrasonic
- Physical contact
News from R&C Instrumentation:
Temperature measurement in the steel industry
November 2020, Temperature Measurement , R&C Instrumentation

Having recently joined forces, Raytek and Ircon are able to offer non-contact infrared thermometers and scanners to cover every aspect of temperature monitoring in steel manufacturing processes.

Preventive maintenance in pulp and paper mills
October 2020, Maintenance, Test & Measurement, Calibration, R&C Instrumentation

The thinking around machine condition monitoring has changed over the years and it is now stated that vibration is the better measurement over temperature, since it gives earlier warning.

Temperature profiling in automobile manufacture
September 2020, Temperature Measurement , R&C Instrumentation

The automotive industry uses many materials to build cars. These have evolved over time, becoming more sophisticated and often requiring heat treatment at some stage of component manufacture.

Temperature control in the glass industry
August 2020, Temperature Measurement , R&C Instrumentation

New products like the Endurance and Thermalert series ensure that whatever the temperature measurement and monitoring requirements, a solution can be found.

Closed panel electrical inspection
July 2020, Maintenance, Test & Measurement, Calibration, R&C Instrumentation

When electrical distribution equipment fails, the results can be catastrophic to a company as workplace injuries and fatalities could occur. A company’s profit margin can be negatively impacted by unscheduled ...

Ratio pyrometer: theory and applications
June 2020, Temperature Measurement , R&C Instrumentation

There are many applications where a standard one-colour thermometer reads the temperature incorrectly. These include:    • Small objects (too small to fill the cone-of-vision). • Dust, smoke or steam, ...

Intrinsically safe temperature monitoring in Ex areas
May 2020, Temperature Measurement , R&C Instrumentation

All models of the versatile Raytek MI3 Compact series infrared transmitters are now also available as intrinsically safe versions for use in hazardous environments. Intrinsically safe devices prevent ...

New fibre-optic pyrometer
April 2020, Temperature Measurement , R&C Instrumentation

As part of their Endurance range, Raytek and Ircon combined, have introduced the Endurance fibre-optic infrared thermometer. These pyrometers have an external sensor head attached via a fibre-optic ...

Profiling in paint cure ovens
April 2020, Temperature Measurement , R&C Instrumentation

Datapaq’s solution for monitoring temperatures in furnaces, ovens and dryers.

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