UV55 | Tech-Set™ UV Leak Detection Kit

Use our concentrated UV dye with ultra-flourescing flashlight to perform a fast, easy, mess-free leakdown test.

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General Details

Refrigerant leaks are the number one cause of poor A/C cooling. Having the correct amount of refrigerant in an A/C system is critical to achieve proper cooling. Any loss of refrigerant will reduce a system’s ability to transfer heat, causing the compressor to work harder and the system to cool less efficiently. Therefore, finding and fixing refrigerant leaks is more important than ever before.

The Tech-Set™ UV55 Leak Detection Kit enables you to conduct a fast, easy, mess-free air conditioning “leakdown” test whereby an orange, universal dye is injected into a closed (sealed) A/C system under full pressure. The orange dye will be visible under a “correctly tuned” ultraviolet light at the point of a leak anywhere in the system.

Included in the kit are the following:

  • MoonLight™ flashlight with 9 true ultraviolet LEDs includes 3 AAA batteries
  • MoonShine™ blue light blocking glasses
  • Squeeze Gun™ Injector
  • UVS2 universal (orange) dye cartridge
  • R-34a 90° low side snap coupler
  • Molded carrying case with internal padding
  • Operating instructions

Our MoonLight flashlight is the most compact and efficient ultra violet light we have ever designed. it contains nine high intensity, true ultraviolet LEDs engineered to maximize the fluorescing capabilities of today’s most commonly used detection dyes in AC systems, while reducing the amount of “nuisance” background blue light emitted.
MoonLight components are housed in a rugged, anodized aluminum body with an o-ring sealed battery compartment that will stand up to harsh field conditions.
Moonshine glasses, when used in conjunction with the MoonLight flashlight, block the remaining amount of visible blue light, which provides an ideal means of viewing a fluorescing dye that might leak from closed, pressurized AC system, indicating where a repair is needed.

Dye Cartridges
UVS101For small systems up to 2.9 lb  (1.3 kg) such as ice machines, window AC units, autos, refrigerators
UVS1For medium sized systems, 3 to 4.9 lb  (1.4 to 2.2 kg) such as residential systems
UVS2For medium/large systems 5 to 9.9 lb  (2.3 to 4.5 kg) such as light commercial and large residential systems
UVS3For large systems,10 to 25 lb  (4.6 to 11.4 kg) such as commercial and light industrial, including all split systems
Accessories
UVXGUV Enhancing Safety Glasses
UVS5Squeeze-Injector Universal Automotive Dye-Cartridges (4 Pk),(1 cartridge = 5 Applications)
UVAL50W 90˚ Auto Swivel Light w/ Battery Clips
UVMINIClip-on UV light
UVXB12V Rechargeable Battery Pack for 50W or 100W Light
UVXBCBattery Carrying Case
UVXBLBUV Bulb for 50W Light
UVXC110V Battery Charger