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ust Collector Can Velocity Calculation

Guide to Dust Collection Can Velocity

Posted by Joyce Nagy on | Category: Dust Collection Design | Estimated Reading Time: 5 minutes

An introduction to dust collection can velocity, it’s importance and impact on system performance, solutions to excessively high can velocity, and how you can calculate yours in 3 easy steps.

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James Hardie Baghouse System

Long Term Costs of Baghouse Ownership

Posted by Joyce Nagy on | Category: Dust Collection Design | Estimated Reading Time: 7 minutes

The long term costs of baghouse ownership you need to consider. Plus our top tips on the steps you can take to reduce them.

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Dust Collection System

Dust Collection Start-up Guide

Posted by Joyce Nagy on | Category: Dust Collector Maintenance | Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes

A comprehensive dust collection start-up guide to ensure your system is operating properly and protecting the safety of your workforce. The steps in this guide will help to streamline your start up process and make it as hassle-free as possible.

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How to prevent a dust collector explosion

Baghouse vs Cyclone Dust Collector

Posted by Joyce Nagy on | Category: Dust Collection Design | Estimated Reading Time: 5 minutes

This article explores the two common approaches for using cyclone dust collectors, as a stand-alone system or as a pre-filtration unit paired with a larger dust collector. This article includes information on how cyclones work, the benefits and disadvantages of a standalone cyclone, common applications, and more.

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High Inlet versus Low Inlet Baghouse Design

Posted by Joyce Nagy on | Category: Dust Collection Design | Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes

In this article, we break down the design factors that help determine a baghouse system’s inlet placement, how can velocity plays a role, the advantages of a high inlet versus a low inlet baghouse, and what our V.P. of Engineering recommends when designing a dust collection system

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Guide to Dust Collection CFM

Guide to Calculating Dust Collection CFM

Posted by Joyce Nagy on | Category: Dust Collection Design | Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes

Learn more about US Air Filtration’s approach to calculating your CFM requirements. We also provide the top questions you should be asking an engineering firm to help identify the right solution for your application.

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Filter Bags

How to Select the Right Dust Collector Filter Bags

Posted by Joyce Nagy on | Category: Filter Bags & Parts | Estimated Reading Time: 12 minutes

This comprehensive guide to choosing the right filter bag for your dust collection system includes topics such as understanding dust properties, filter bag media availability, filter bag construction, treatments, and air to cloth ratio.

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Dust Collector

Dust Collector Maintenance Guide

Posted by Joyce Nagy on | Category: Dust Collector Maintenance | Estimated Reading Time: 15 minutes

A comprehensive collection of troubleshooting and maintenance tips to keep a dust collection system performing perfectly. Learn more about a dust collection system’s most wearable parts, proper entry procedures, on demand cleaning and more! Includes free action item and start-up check list downloads.

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Dust Collector Purchasing Guide

Dust Collector Purchasing Guide

Posted by Joyce Nagy on | Category: Dust Collection Design | Estimated Reading Time: 13 minutes

An exhaustive dust collector purchasing guide that will help you identify the right system which will perform safely, efficiently, and reliably for many years. Includes topics such as understanding dust properties, volume requirements, different baghouse styles, and more. Also get access to a free dust collector sizing quiz!

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Baghouse Installation

Top 3 Reasons Filter Bags Fail

Posted by Joyce Nagy on | Category: Filter Bags & Parts | Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutes

When you calculate the life expectancy of filters, there are multiple environmental factors that play a role into the final answer. In some instances, filter bags end up failing prematurely. In this article, we discuss the top 3 reasons filters fail too soon and how to avoid them.

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