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Who we are

Radwell is a family owned company established in 1979 with nine locations and over 850 employees worldwide. We provide solutions for everyday industrial maintenance, engineering needs, and emergency machine-down situations. Radwell offers its customers the ability to buy, sell, and repair industrial automation parts, and products. Additionally, we provide repair services, with over 2,600 test fixtures that can assess and repair virtually any electronic equipment from most brands.

As the largest supplier in the world of new and certified PreOwned merchandise, we stock more than 18 million items from over 20,000 manufacturers. Radwell is determined to create the best company for industrial repair, distribution, and automation. We are ISO Certified in the US, Canada, and the United Kingdom, and provide high-quality products and services, along with outstanding customer service. To help achieve this goal we always follow our mission statement:

It will take all five to thrive...

  • We will develop products and services that lead in the marketplace.
  • We will use customer input to drive our products and services.
  • We will reinvest constantly in ourselves to improve.
  • We will maintain a safe, happy and financially rewarding workplace.
  • We will never stop believing in our dreams

Our history

Brian Radwell, President and CEO explains it like this: “Radwell International, Inc. sells and repairs industrial electrical and electronic control devices. We sell and repair timers, counters, photoelectric sensors, circuit breakers, pushbuttons, PLC’s, servo motors, speed control and any other devices used to make machinery run.” Specifically, Brian Radwell says that Radwell services automakers, chemical plants, food processing facilities, municipalities, government agencies, bakeries, power plants, amusement parks, exporters, plastic molding and extruders, steel plants and a long list of other business sectors.

Radwell further penetrates the manufacturing and automation markets with its massive online resource, Radwell.com. Radwell's website is the largest provider of new and used surplus, industrial electrical and electronic control equipment in the world. “We buy back new and used controls from plant closings, auctions and inventory overstock. Radwell certifies the parts, and then ships them in custom Radwell packaging and sells them for half of their original price. Radwell also sells 30% of its products outside the United States.

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What is a Dynamometer?

What is a dynamometer? A dynamometer or “dyno” is an instrument designed for measuring power and force. This can be measured in engines and motors as well as other items. This device is able to calculate power by concurrently measuring torque and rotational speed. This allows you to determine the required amount of power that is needed to run a given machine. If you need to know the power requirement essential to drive an engine, you would attach a dynamometer. This would then force a load on the engine, which is then measured to determine the amount of power needed. Other then just mechanical dynamometers these instruments are also used in an array of other areas like emissions testing, medical needs, and rehabilitation. One of the first instruments to be made was the Graham-Desaguliers Dynamometer invented by George Graham, which was made to measure muscular force. Then Froude Ltd. began to manufacture the engine dyno, and the first commercial instruments were established in 1881 by Heenan & Froude.


 
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