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  • Reducing the Risk of Combustible Dust Accidents: Effective Communication

    August 14, 2012

    Combustible dust poses a serious, often unrecognized, danger in a large number of industries. In the processing and packaging industries, combustible dust is a serious hazard faced on a daily basis. How can the hazard be reduced? Understanding the causes behind combustible dust explosions,...

  • Turbo Blower Integration into Pneumatic Conveying: An Approach to Energy Savings

    August 9, 2012

    Recent introduction of turbo blowers into the pneumatic conveying industry has now given processors options other than traditional rotary positive displacement blowers to consider. This article’s intent is to provide an understanding of centrifugal blower technology, by discussing history,...

  • Safety Stop Switch

    August 8, 2012

    The Model RS pull cord is a rugged safety stop control that provides a quick positive shut off of dangerous equipment in emergencies or normal operation. It is actuated by a cable pulled by endangered personnel. The outputs of the Model RS can control up to four separate circuits, depending on the...

  • Eurus Blower Relocates to Wheaton, IL

    August 7, 2012

    Effective August 1, 2012, Eurus Blower Inc. has closed its offices and warehousing in Suffolk, VA, and relocated to Wheaton, IL. The move was made for Eurus to more conveniently distribute its products to customers throughout the country. The new mailing address is PO Box 4588, Wheaton,...

  • Apex Rotary Screw Air Compressor

    August 1, 2012

    The Apex Series offers performance and reliability, delivered by a simple and proven Iidustrial design. The Apex Series allows you to customize your system with tank and dryer options that best meet your compressed air needs, while achieving minimal installation costs. The Apex utilizes an...

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  • Intrinsic Safety without Power Limits

    July 31, 2012

    In a potentially explosive or hazardous area, the type of protection known as intrinsic safety offers recognized advantages such as its worldwide acceptance and the simple connection and installation technology. In addition, it is possible to carry out work on circuits and devices for the purpose...

  • VHS Pressure Relief Valves

    July 24, 2012

    VHS pressure relief valves are designed as a safety feature for silos to deal with abnormal pressure conditions. Sudden excess or suction pressure inside the silo structure must be dealt with instantly. Even though the VHS pressure relief valve ideally should never have to go into action, it must...

  • Low-Pulse, Twisted Lobe Blowers

    July 20, 2012

    The 514 HeliFlow utilizes revolutionary twisted tri-lobe technology that increases energy efficiency up to 20% and lowers noise levels up to 7 dBA compared to straight lobe blowers. Solid single-piece rotors, oversized shafts, heavy-duty bearings, integral cast structural ribs, and triple piston...

  • Sand Manufacturer Modernizes Silo Aeration with Resulting Cost Savings

    July 11, 2012

    From more productive oil extraction to more durable coatings to scratch-resistant screens for our smart phones, high-quality sand plays a big part in our daily lives. U.S. Silica is a leading sand manufacturer and supplier of state-of-the-art products that are now matched by equally modern aeration...