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Compressor Air Leaks Are Costing You More Than You Think

Written on November 16, 2020 at 9:00 AM, by

The compressed air for your facility could account for anywhere from 10%-30% of your facility’s electrical costs. Meanwhile, 76% of your compressor’s lifetime cost comes from the electricity it uses. With such a considerable portion of your energy bill on the line, you must root out inefficiencies. Air compressor leaks waste energy, maybe more than you realize. Even  Continue Reading »

A 101 Guide to Air Compressor Condensation and Moisture

Written on October 14, 2020 at 4:51 PM, by

If you’re noticing unusual moisture and condensation in your compressed air system, you may have a lot of questions. Namely, why is it happening, and how can you fix it? If you’re in an environment that demands 100% moisture-free compressed air, you need a solution fast. Excess condensation in an air compressor can also cause  Continue Reading »

Traditional Oil or Synthetic Lubricant — Which Is Better for My Air Compressor?

Written on October 1, 2020 at 9:29 AM, by

If your company is one of the 70% of manufacturing facilities that use compressed air as a substantial portion of their operations, you know lubrication is essential for helping industrial air compressors maintain optimal performance and longevity. The choice of conventional or synthetic lubricant should be weighed carefully, though. In this guide, we’ll discuss some pros  Continue Reading »

6 Signs Your Air Compressor Pressure Is Too High or Too Low

Written on September 28, 2020 at 8:37 PM, by

When you use an industrial air compressor, making sure it has the right air pressure is critical. Some operators believe running a compressor at relatively high pressure improves performance, but the opposite is true. Operating an air compressor at an air pressure above your performance requirements guzzles power, makes your compressor less efficient, decreases productivity and  Continue Reading »