Compressed Air

Compressed Air August 1, 1998

Managing multiple sites with a single BAS

As technological advances add features and enhance performance of plant BASs, systems are being harnessed for wider application.

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Compressed Air August 1, 1998

Compressed air dryer doesn’t use energy

MicroGen dryer combines the desiccant regeneration theory of compressed air drying with the efficiency of microwave technology. Microwave energy strips moisture from activated alumina desiccant to produce dewpoints as low as -60 F.

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Compressed Air July 1, 1998

Customize compressors

A catalog covers a variety of air compressor models and accessory components. If a product is not in the catalog, it can be built to customer specifications.

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Compressed Air July 1, 1998

Multiple compressor control reduces power costs

Smart Sequencer MIC-4000 controls multiple compressor installations and maintains stable system pressure. The unit prevents simultaneous startup and loading of compressors, reducing current spikes and saving power costs.

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Compressed Air June 1, 1998

Blower package offers high efficiency, low noise

Omega-paK blower package and optional sound enclosure ensures smooth running and personnel safety. Blowers are available in flows up to 3300 cfm and pressures up to 15 psi.

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Compressed Air June 1, 1998

Compressed air – 1998-06-01

An 8-p guide provides a step-by-step approach to selecting and determining an air system. Six key elements addressed are demand, air quality, supply, storage, distribution, and layout. A glossary, rules of thumb, and conversion formulas are included.

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Compressed Air June 1, 1998

Switching to synthetics

Literature on synthetic compressor oils and heavy-duty gear oils includes information on oil analysis benefits and a worksheet to calculate synthetic cost savings.

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Compressed Air June 1, 1998

Level-sensing drain removes air condensate

A level-sensing drain that removes condensate from compressed air systems offers constant self-monitoring to ensure reliability and a potential-free contact that makes it possible to relay fault signals to a control center. No maintenance is required.

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Compressed Air May 1, 1998

Controller reduces compressor energy cost

Flow controller separates the supply side -- compressors, dryers, and filters -- from the distribution system. The product creates storage within the receiver tanks and delivers needed flow at a constant system pressure.

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Compressed Air May 1, 1998

Fixing fluid products?

New service offers a broad range of maintenance-related activities worldwide to users of fluid handling products. Equipment handled includes pumps, control valves, turbines, regulators, mechanical seals, actuators, compressors, and mixers.

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