A monthly publication for repair and sales technicians that handle all of CAIRE's product lines.

September 2014
  • CAIRE Launches the New Companion 5 Compact Stationary Oxygen Concentrator!
  • Valve Block Assembly for Standard NewLife 120V Models
  • Companion Reservoir Contents Indicators
  • AirSep External Power Cartridge
  • AirSep Battery Operating Durations
  • AirSep Battery Charging Durations and Weights
  • LOX Test Pressure Gauge
August 2014
  • CAIRE Launches the New Companion 5 Compact Stationary Oxygen Concentrator!
  • Fuse Part Number for FreeStyle DC Power Supply
  • Liberator Manifold Change
  • Cleaning the Concentrators
  • Frequent FreeStyle Charging Questions
  • Connecting the Focus to the AirBelt
  • Strap for the FreeStyle, FreeStyle 5, and Focus Accessories Bag
July 2014
  • CAIRE Launches the New Companion 5 Compact Stationary Oxygen Concentrator!
  • Carrying Bags for FreeStyle and FreeStyle 5 POCs
  • VisionAire Main Circuit Board Pressure Transducer Change
  • Ferrule Change with CAIRE LOX Products
  • Vent Valve Change with CAIRE HELiOS Marathon (H850)
  • NewLife Intensity 10: AC to DC Fan Retrofit Kit
  • Getting FreeStyle and FreeStyle 5 into Test Mode
  • eQuinox Battery Pack and Desktop Charger
June 2014
  • NEW Instructional Videos Available on the CAIRE Website
  • eQuinox Provider Mode Menu Options
  • AirSep SOC Capacitor Table
  • HELiOS Portable Carrying Cases
  • Non-Porous Straps for LOX Portables
  • OxySafe™ Thermal Fuse
  • OxySafe™ Kits
May 2014
  • HEPA Filter Part Number Change for Eclipse Units
  • Eclipse 3 and Eclipse 5 Provider Mode Menu Options
  • AirSep LifeStyle - Product Discontinued
  • In-Line Restrictor for NewLife Intensity and Intensity 10 O.M. Units
  • CPC Connector Kit for HELiOS Portables
  • AirSep External Power Cartridge and Charger
April 2014
  • CAIRE Launches SeQual eQuinox™ Portable Oxygen Concentrator
  • AirSep SureFlow Oxygen Flow Station
  • Liquid Oxygen Time Use Chart
  • Universal Power Adapter Plug Set
  • Universal Liquid Oxygen Portable Pull-Behind Cart
March 2014
  • Pulse Dose Mode Explained for SeQual Eclipse Units
  • Acoustic Foam on Panels of NewLife Units
  • QDV Metal Poppets on CAIRE Reservoirs and Portables
  • Integra Compressor Intake Filter - Incorporation of Velcro Strip
  • Installing the Eclipse Power Cartridge Face Plate
  • AC and DC Power Supply PN Table for AirSep POCs
  • SeQual Eclipse Power Cartridge and Face Plate
February 2014
  • FreeStyle Battery Warranty
  • Flat-Rate Repair and Warranty for AirSep Products
  • "No Problem Found" Fee (NPF) for CAIRE Products (US Customers Only)
  • Block Feed Tubing Part Numbers for NewLife Units
  • NewLife Capacitors
  • Power Cord Cabinet Receptacle, Strain Relief, and Screws for NewLife Units
  • FreeStyle 3 Hour Meter
  • Installing the Focus or FreeStyle 5 Data Interface Program for Reading and Recording Hours
  • Retrieving the Number of Hours on Focus
  • Retrieving the Number of Hours from FreeStyle 5
  • Instructions for Clearing the Compressor Run Time
  • Pediatric Flow Meter
January 2014
  • Announcing our 2014 Service School Calendar!
  • Return Material Authorization (RMA), Return Goods Authorization (RGA), and Case Number Process for Unit Repair
  • Change in HELiOS Portables Manufacturing and Quick Connect CPC Fitting
  • AirSep VisionAire and NewLife Hour Glass on Hour Meter Flashing
  • SeQual Eclipse 9V Battery Voltage Reading vs Eclipse Power Cartridge Reading
  • Adjusting the Product Regulator for the AirSep NewLife Family and VisionAire Family Stationary Oxygen Concentrators
  • AirSep FreeStyle and FreeStyle 5 Internal Batteries
  • 120 VAC Hospital Grade Power Cord for AC Power Supplies
  • AirSep VisionAire Thermistor Temperature Probe
December 2013
  • Cannula Headpiece for OxySafe
  • LOX Portable NER Rates
  • AirSep Portable Battery Duration
  • LOX Portable Filling Procedure
  • Integra Hour Meter
  • OxySafe Accessory
  • Eclipse 5 Accessories
  • LOX Transfer Hose
  • CAIRE Portable Test Fixture
November 2013
  • NEW Instructional Videos Available on the CAIRE Website
  • SeQual Eclipse Concentrator Monthly Run Time Reminder
  • Replacement Cases for LOX Portables
  • Proper Shipping of Liquid Oxygen Units
  • Concentrator Shipping Materials
  • AirSep FreeStyle Sleep Mode
  • Eclipse Alarm Lights, Alarm Codes, Etc.
  • Eclipse Low Purity Alarm
  • AirSep AirBelt™
  • LOX Drain Bottle Kit
October 2013
  • SeQual Eclipse 1 (Model 1000) End of Service Life
  • SeQual Integra Analog End of Service Life
  • C1000 Case Screw Changes
  • Integra Compressor Filter Change
  • Integra 02 Outlet
  • Frequently Asked Eclipse Battery Questions
  • Eclipse Battery Capacity Test
  • Eclipse Battery Calibration
  • Eclipse Battery Troubleshooting
  • Liquid Oxygen Portable Bags and Backpacks
September 2013
  • NEW SeQual Eclipse 5
  • New Condensate Pad on Strollers
  • Eclipse 5 Operation on DC Power
  • Hour Meter Kit for AirSep Focus & FreeStyle 5
  • Eclipse Battery Calibration
  • AirSep & SeQual POC Wheelchair Straps
  • Liquid Oxygen Reservoir Rollerbases
August 2013
  • Don't Miss Out on our Upcoming Service Schools!
  • New Eclipse Hour Meter Reading Out-of-the-Box
  • HELiOS Reservoir Optional FCV Change
  • Eclipse Power Indicator Light
  • SeQual/AirSep Use Overseas
  • Eclipse DC Power Operation Test
  • AirSep AirBelt™
July 2013
  • C500: Unit is Discontinued
  • AirSep Warranty Changes
  • Liquids Used to Clean Outside of CAIRE Concentrators
  • LOX Parts Lists on Website
  • LOX Evaporation Rates
  • Eclipse Will Not Turn On
  • Eclipse Desktop Charger Operation
  • LOX Test Pressure Gauge
  • HELiOS External FCV O-Ring
June 2013
  • LOX Shipping Cartons
  • Focus and FreeStyle 5: Number of Hours
  • VisionAire Outlet Barb Changes
  • FreeStyle: Recharging the Battery
  • HELiOS Plus (H300) Hip Pack
  • AirSep Warranty Check
  • Eclipse Pulse Dose
  • Focus: New Style Bag with Battery Holders
  • Eclipse: Power Cartridge
May 2013
  • AirSep POC: Testing Concentration
  • Eclipse ATF Replacements
  • Eclipse: Number of Hours
  • Can I purchase replacement casters for my liquid oxygen roller base?
  • How long will my Stroller last at 2 LPM?
  • AirSep FreeStyle Power Connector
  • AirSep Pressure Test Gauge
  • LOX Fill Head Adaptors
April 2013
  • AirSep Focus Batteries
  • Removal of VisionAire™ Velcro Wrap
  • Discontinuation of the SeQual Integra 10 L
  • POC: Measuring the Eclipse Oxygen Flow
  • AirSep VisionAire Flow Alarm Testing
  • Part Number: Companion Manifold Replacement
  • Part Number: Eclipse Compressor Replacement
  • FreeStyle and FreeStyle 5 Backpack
March 2013
  • "No Problem Found" for AirSep Products--US CUSTOMERS ONLY
  • NewLife Intensity Features
  • VisionAire Packaging Insert Change
  • Updated LOX Parts Lists for 2013
  • HELiOS Portable Pulse Flow Test Procedure
  • FreeStyle Helpful Hints/FAQS
  • Eclipse Preventative Maintenance Kit
  • AirSep AirBelt
February 2013
  • New Packaging for Liquid Oxygen Products
  • Stroller Soft Cases
  • AirSep VisionAire Serial Number Location & Humidifier Bottle Compartment
  • SeQual Eclipse 3 Pulse Flow Features
  • Proper Care of Companion Contents Gauge
  • AirSep FreeStyle Sleep Mode
  • SeQual Eclipse DC Power Hints
  • HELiOS Marathon Rolling Cart
  • Eclipse Humidifier Bottle
  • AirSep VisionAire Air Outlet Option
January 2013
  • NewLife Intensity™10 Packing Materials
  • Integra 10™ Oxygen Outlet
  • HELiOS® Marathon Conserver
  • Companion® Reservoir Humidifier Adaptor
  • Liquid Oxygen Reservoir Shipping Assemblies
  • VisionAire™ Power Failure Alarm Test
  • Eclipse™ Pulse Flow Test Mode
  • EDAT
  • HELiOS® Marathon Continuous Flow
  • FreeStyle™ AirBelt
  • Eclipse™ Desktop Charger Operation
  • LOX Reservoir Test Pressure Gauge
December 2012
  • Welcome New Customers!
  • New Shipping Policy for Lithium Ion Batteries
  • Companion Reservoir Contents Indicators
  • VisionAire 2™ : Setting the Standard in Reducing Energy Costs and Low Power Consumption
  • Sprint/Stroller Hard Case Dome Covers
  • Eclipse ESD Protections
  • Concentrator Membrane Panels
  • FreeStyle™ 5 Joins Our Lightweight POC Family
  • HELiOS Marathon Warming Coil Assembly
  • Eclipse Alarm Codes Quick Reference Table
  • Cannulas Available from CAIRE
  • 2013 Service School Dates
November 2012
  • Updated Parts List for HELiOS & Companion Products
  • CAIRE SeQual Instructional Videos
  • Stroller Hard Case
  • Concentrator Shipping Materials
  • LOX Portables Leaking After a Fill
  • Checking the Eclipse Circuit Board Software Revision
  • HELiOS 50' Supply Line
  • Companion 1000 Strap Change
October 2012
  • AirSep Products Now Available Through CAIRE
  • Product Cutsheets Available Online
  • HELiOS Reservoir Contents Indicator
  • LOX Reservoir Dust Covers
  • C1000 Vent Valve Assembly
  • OxySafe Now Available For Concentrators
  • Liberator FCV Extension O-Ring
  • Eclipse Maintenance Schedule
  • Integra Maintenance Schedule
  • Eclipse O-Rings
  • Capacitance Adaptor Kit
September 2012
  • Liberator Shrouds
  • Eclipse Handle
  • Oxygen Purity Readings On eDAT
  • HELiOS Marathon Fill Times
  • HELiOS Marathon Backpack
  • Eclipse 2+ Upgrade
August 2012
  • Patient Spotlight
  • Companion Reservoir Top Cover
  • SeQual Eclipse PM Fan
  • Change in DOT Regulation Code HELiOS Reservoirs
  • Concentrator Monthly Run Time Reminder
  • SeQual Service Manual Access
  • Gen 4 Meter Calibration
  • Salter Labs Demand Nasal Cannulas
  • Eclipse Travel Case
  • Pulse Volume Meter
July 2012
  • Companion Reservoir Manifolds
  • Companion 1000 New FCV Part Numbers
  • Frequent Eclipse Battery Questions
  • Eclipse Battery Capacity Test
  • Eclipse Battery Calibration
  • Eclipse Battery Troubleshooting
  • LOX Fill Head Adaptors
June 2012
  • Patient Spotlight
  • CAIRE Liquid Oxygen Service Manuals
  • Liquid Oxygen Portables QDV Standardization
  • Low Loss 32 and 41 Now Obsolete
  • Liquid Oxygen Reservoir QDV & Vent Valve Standardization
  • Integra-EZ Stepper Moto
  • Eclipse ATF Replacements
  • Acceptable Leak Detectors for LOX Units
  • HELiOS Reservoir Maximum Flow Rate
  • Eclipse Airline Travel
  • Eclipse Humidifier Bottle Use
  • Liquid Oxygen Portable Bags and Backpacks
  • Liquid Oxygen Reservoir Rollerbases
May 2012
  • Patient Spotlight
  • LOX Portable NER Rates
  • Companion Portable Warming Coil Modification
  • Integra Replacement Circuit Boards
  • Eclipse 1 Power Supply Adaptor
  • HELiOS Contents Indicator Reading Empty
  • Eclipse DC Power Operation Test
April 2012
  • LOX Reservoir—Condensate Collectors
  • Eclipse Case Part Numbers
  • Eclipse Power Supply Specifications
  • HEliOS Portable Flow Issue
  • Eclipse Low Purity Alarm
  • LOX Portable Pressurizing Fixtures
  • Wheelchair Basket for C1000/C1000T
March 2012
  • Concentrator Filter Part Numbers
  • Service Bulletin Affecting All CAIRE Companion Reservoirs
  • Eclipse Product Tank Replacement
  • HELiOS Reservoir Umbrella Seal
  • Stroller Soft Case Upgrades
  • Eclipse 3 Wheelchair Pack
February 2012
  • Change in SeQual Authorized Service Centers
  • Integra Conical Spring Mounting Kit (SP2670-SEQ)
  • HELiOS Reservoir Shrouds
  • LOX Lockout Plates
  • Eclipse External Power Status LED's
  • Spirit DOCD Self Calibration Reminder
  • Eclipse Desktop Charger Operation
  • HELiOS External FCV O-Ring
  • Revision to January Med Tips
January 2012
  • CAIRE Serial Number Changes
  • Portable Filling Procedure
  • Moisture Infiltration into Liquid Oxygen Reservoirs
  • Eclipse Compressor Replacement
  • Liquid Oxygen Portable Carrying Cases
December 2011
  • Power Manager Board & Battery Bridge Board Replacement for Eclipse 2 & 3 POC's Out of Warranty
  • Replacement Cases for LOX Portables
  • New Contents Indicator Material for Companion Reservoirs
  • E3 DC Power Operation
  • LOX Pediatric Flow Conversions
  • Eclipse Power Supply Kits
  • LOX Reservoir Pressurizing Fixture
November 2011
  • Concentrator Usage
  • Integra Replacement ATF & Gear Motor
  • Breathing From Liquid Oxygen Reservoirs
  • EDAT & Eclipse Battery Calibration
  • HELiOS Demand Flow Testing
  • Eclipse Protective Cover
  • Liquid Oxygen Rollerbase Casters
  • Portable Test Fixture
October 2011
  • Eclipse Torque Specification
  • Integra Compressor Rebuild Kits
  • Companion Reservoir Drain Bottle Kit
  • Companion Reservoir Contents Indicator Tube Routing Change
  • HELiOS H850 Marathon Vent Tube
  • HELiOS H850 Marathon Coil Configuration
  • Determining Eclipse Battery Life
  • Portable Filling Procedure
  • Contents Indicator Scale Calibration
  • Identifying Universal vs. Standard HELiOS Reservoirs
  • Eclipse Desktop Charger
  • Companion Wheelchair Basket
  • OxiClip PC 20 End of Life
September 2011
  • Companion Shroud Screws
  • Companion Reservoir Contents Indicator
  • Spirit Packaging Change
  • Eclipse Preventative Maintenance Kit (#5022-SEQ)
  • Integra Outlet
  • CAIRE Generation 4 Meter
  • 15LPM Liberator Upgrade
  • SeQual Maximum Tubing Length
  • LOX Transfer Lines
  • Eclipse 1 Power Supplies
August 2011
  • Companion Reservoir Top Cover
  • Companion QDV Cover
  • Companion Updates Explained
  • SeQual Eclipse Air Inlet Filter
  • SeQual Eclipse Usage
  • Reservoir Filling
  • Cleaning the Eclipse
  • Reservoir Vent Wrenches
  • Eclipse Power Cartridge Faceplate
  • Service Schools and Tradeshows
July 2011
  • HELiOS Universal Reservoir Relief/Economizer Valve
  • SeQual Eclipse 3 New Product Tank & HEPA Filter
  • Liberator Dust Caps
  • HELiOS Reservoirs Umbrella Seal
  • SeQual Eclipse Preventative Maintenance Kit
  • Eclipse Hour Meter
  • Fingertip Pulse Oximeter
  • Dual-Lumen Cannulas
  • Service Schools
June 2011
  • HELiOS Reservoir Flow Control Valve
  • SeQual Integra Preventative Maintenance Kit
  • HELiOS H300 & H850 Vent Restrictor
  • SeQual Eclipse AC Power
  • Upcoming Training Schools
  • LOX Portable Rolling Carts
  • SeQual Eclipse Humidifier Adaptor Kit
May 2011
  • SeQual Exlipse Preventative Maintenance Kit
  • H300 & H850 Replacement Flow Control Valves
  • SeQual Integra E-Z Hour Meter
  • Upcoming Training Schools
  • New Jet Venturi Assembly
  • SeQual Eclipse Dongles
April 2011
  • Spirit Cannula Barb
  • CR50 Conserving Oxygen Regulator
  • Eclipse Power Supplies and Batteries
  • HELiOS Cannula
  • Erie Liter Meter
March 2011
  • Feed-Thru Wire for Gen 4 Meter
  • Transfilling to Smaller Reservoirs
  • SeQual Eclipse on the Road
  • Rollerbase Changes
February 2011
  • SeQual Integration
  • Wire Harness Temporary Color Change for Portable Units
  • New Flow Settings & Part Numbers for Pediatric FCV's
  • New Larger Belt Strap for HELiOS Portables
January 2011
  • New Part Numbers for Inspection & Repair Services
  • Stroller Soft Cases Now Available in Germany
  • New Part Numbers for Roller Base Assemblies and Casters
December 2010
  • MedTrade 2010
  • Companion Reservoir FCV Extension/Humidifier Adapter
  • CR-50 Conserver Changes
  • Pediatric FCV 0-2LMP Update
November 2010
  • MedTrade 2010
  • New Serial Number Location for Companion Portables
  • New Product ID for HELiOS & Companion Units
  • Verification of Lox Saturation Pressure
October 2010
  • Fill Procedure for CAIRE Reservoirs
  • New Serial Number Location for HELiOS Portables
September 2010
  • Common Cause for Incorrect Contents Indication on HELiOS Reservoirs
  • CAIRE Respiratory Service School
  • Pressure Regulator Nut on HELiOS Standard Basesy
July 2010
  • Portable Pack Compatibility
  • Cleaning CAIRE Units
May 2010
  • Dual Lumen Nasal Cannulas
  • HELiOS Plus Conserver
  • HELiOS Marathon Vent Valve Assembly
  • FCV Positioning During Filling
  • H300 & H850 Relief / Economizer Valves
  • QDV Compatibility
  • QDV Removal and Replacement Procedures
April 2010
  • Cleaning Companion/HELiOS Gaugess
  • HELiOS and Companion Warming Coil Change Reminder
  • HELiOS Portables and Flow
March 2010
  • Filling and Saturation for CAIRE Reservoirs
  • New Material for Portable Plastic Cases
  • CAIRE Medical Training
February 2010
  • HELiOS Carrying Cases
  • Condensate Bottles for Reservoirs
  • Liquid Oxygen Use Times for On-Demand Portables
January 2010
  • Capacitance Meter Adapter
  • New Faces at CAIRE
December 2009
  • Converting Bases to Pediatric Units
  • Soft Case Cleaning
  • Generation 2 Soft Cases
November 2009
  • Hi Flow Stroller Gray Case
  • Low Loss Service Manifold Probe Kits
  • Universal QDV Kit
  • Flow Decal Font Size Change
October 2009
  • DOCD Operation
  • Manifold Defect and Meter Operation
  • MedTrade 2009
September 2009
  • Proper Liberator Handling
  • Liberator QDV Conversions
August 2009
  • Gen 3 Harness Replacement
  • New Hi Flow Design
  • Spirit 300 Padded Belt
  • Maximum Canula Lengths
July 2009
  • Humidifier Adapter and Elbow
  • Plunger and Grommet
  • Choosing a Harness Assembly
June 2009
  • Portable Dome Covers
  • Pediatric Strollers® and Sprints™
May 2009
  • Calculating Transfer Loss
  • Pop Off Assembly Screws
April 2009
  • Liberator® Filling and Saturation
  • Performing a Quick Relief Valve Check on a Liberator®
  • CAIRE® Medical Training
  • Flow Control Valve Upgrade Reminder
March 2009
  • Spirit 300 Cases
  • New Hi flow and Stroller
  • New Gen 4 Meter Mounting Screws and Holes
February 2009
  • Chart, Inc. BioMedical Group Has Moved
  • Generation 3 Shroud Tidbits
  • Normal Evaporation Rates for Bases and Portables
  • CAIRE Respiratory Service School
  • Spirit™ 600 New Part Numbers
  • Typical Normal Evaporation Rates
January 2009
  • Pressure Chart for CAIRE Units
  • Alternatives to Nasal Cannulas-TransTracheal Systems
  • Sprint/Stroller Service Case Assemblies
November 2008
  • Troubleshooting Tips
  • Important Product updates
  • Liberator 10 FCV
  • Medical Distribution List
October 2008
  • G4 Illustrated Parts Lists
  • Quick Disconnect Valve (QDV) Body Not Available
  • New Digital Oxygen Conserving Device
September 2008
  • G4 Labels Service Bulletin
  • Medical Training
August 2008
  • Excess Moisture on Spiritƒ € ‚ ® 300 & 600
  • New Face at Chart BioMedica
July 2008
  • Upgrading the Spirit OCD Board
May 2008
  • Medical Repairs and Maintenance
  • Portables and Saturation Pressure
April 2008
  • Update G4 Service Manuals
  • G4 Liquid Level Meter Error Codes
March 2008
  • Telemetry Installation for Liberators and Low Loss Units
  • Open Letter Regarding Relief Valves
February 2008
  • Illustrated Parts List
  • G4 Liquid Level Gauge, Harness, and Manifold
  • Gen3 Retro Kits
  • Liberator Package Assemblies
January 2008
  • Training Dates
  • Illustrated Parts Lists Now Online
  • Sprint/Stroller Condensate Pad
December 2007
  • Upgrading G-3 and G-3.1 Base Units
  • New Faces at Chart BioMedical
  • Warranty
September 2007
  • Repair Price Changes
  • Technical Training
  • New Faces at Chart BioMedical
  • Restocking Policy
July 2007
  • Illustrated Parts Lists Online
  • QDV Part Numbers
June 2007
  • Upgrades
May 2007
  • Wire Harness
  • O-Ring for FCV Extension
  • Spirit 300,600,1200 Parts Differences
April 2007
  • Empty Bases and Portables Prior to Air Travel
  • Kits for Pneumatic Connections to non-CAIRE QDV Bases
  • Reminder for changing G3 meters to G4 meters on portable units
March 2007
  • Carrying Straps
  • Replacement Spring Scales
  • Spring Scale Accessories
  • Flow Control Valve Extension
February 2007
  • Spirit Automatic Pulsing
  • Spirit OCD-Trans-trachael applications
  • G4 meters-Portable dome covers
  • Service Manifold Information
  • G4 Capacitance reading
January 2007
  • Spirit Development
  • Spirits and Portables Changes
  • Phase Out of Telemetry Messenger Port on Sur-Cal gauges.
  • G4 Spec Changes in base units
  • Useful Part Numbers
  • Med Tips Internet Location
December 2006
  • Changes to Spirit Auto-Pulsing
  • New Spirit Spring Scale
  • G4 Meter Upgrade Kits
  • Liberator Changes
October 2006
  • Medical Accessory Catalog
  • Technical Training Dates for 2007
September 2006
  • Gen4 Liberator Upgrades
  • Universal Strap Assembly
July 2006
  • Warranty Info
  • Spirit Upgrade Details
  • New Liquid Level Meter
  • Protable Vent Tube Changes
June 2006
  • Gas Analyzer Adaptor
  • Portable Cart Changes
  • Serial Number Change
  • Quick Disconnect Valve Comparison
  • New Flow Control Valve
March 2006
  • Spirit Upgrades and Reliability Checks
  • Maximum Recommended Oxygen Tube Lengths
January 2006
  • Stroller Gen 3.2 Case Replacement
  • Engineering Updates and Improvements to Spirit Portables
  • Maintenance Checklist and more