August 2012 Rapid RH Newsletter – Announcing the NEW Insertion Tool
Wagner Debuts an All New Insertion Tool
The Rapid RH® 4.0 EX continues that tradition of field-directed improvements and ASTM compliance with a more robust and extraordinarily useful multi-purpose insertion tool and associated procedures. The new Rapid RH® 4.0 EX insertion tool allows installers to know when they have a correctly-sized, uniformly round test hole. A multi-stepped and multi-purpose insertion tool, it is ergonomically superior to any prior Rapid RH® insertion tool design.
How Bad Can Excess Moisture Be?
How bad could it be to ignore a little water vapor in concrete slabs? Well, that depends on the size of your budget for concrete flooring remediation. In tight budgets and tighter time frames, most builders don’t want to even consider it. However, remediation will be needed in some form if the professionals in the building chain ignore concrete moisture content… [Read Full Article…]
From the Forum: Who Says Rapid Rh Reads High?
Tested a slab on grade, almost in the wash, probably one of the lowest points in the area as far as water tables run. Got readings of 67 to 70% rh @ 70 to 72 F. Getting tons of rain down here and water puddles in the yard. Home is 15 years old at least so doubt there is a vapor barrier underneath. I was certain I would get at least a 95% rh. Goes to show you never know…. [Read rest of this post and contribute…] Contact us at RapidRH@wagnermeters.com or call at 541.582.0541.