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Category Archives: Air Compressors

How Does an Air Compressor Filter Work?

Written on December 7, 2019 at 11:38 AM, by

  Air compressors supply power to a wide variety of machines in many different industries and applications. Machinery and tools used in construction work, like jackhammers and air sanders, are powered by air compressors, as are many types of pneumatic HVAC control systems. Compressed air has a variety of contaminants in it that require removal  Continue Reading »

How Do I Regulate My Air Compressor?

Written on December 7, 2019 at 11:38 AM, by

When you operate an air compressor, the success of your projects is largely determined by the pressure of the air itself. For each application to get the right amount of pressure, you need to make sure that the settings are correct. To make these adjustments and ensure that you do, in fact, have the proper  Continue Reading »

How to Find a Leak in Your Industrial Air Compressor & What to Do About It

Written on May 31, 2019 at 7:55 AM, by

At factories, industrial air compressor issues are among the costliest problems that can affect a given production. Trouble is, an industrial air compressor leak can be difficult to pinpoint unless you know which parts to inspect on the unit and peripheral devices. In order to run a profitable facility, you must be able to identify and rectify  Continue Reading »

Common Problems With Air Compressors

Written on March 5, 2019 at 11:35 AM, by

An air compressor problem could stem from one of many issues, such as an air leak, an oil leak or a broken part. In some cases, you might have insufficient pressurization or air flow. In other cases, the compressor might fail to start up or stop running as prompted. Whatever the cause of the problem,  Continue Reading »

How to Read an Industrial Air Compressor Pressure Gauge

Written on May 17, 2018 at 9:37 AM, by

You finally have the right air compressor for your industrial application, and it seems to be working flawlessly. However, unless you understand how to read the pressure gauge on an industrial air compressor, you can’t be sure if it’s doing the job it’s supposed to. If it’s not, you may not find out before it’s too  Continue Reading »

What’s the Difference Between a Lubricated & Oil-Free Air Compressor?

Written on May 16, 2018 at 9:19 AM, by

The Titus Company offers a wide range of air compressors to meet the different needs of various industries and companies. One choice you can make when deciding on an air compressor is whether you want a lubricated air compressor or an oil-free air compressor. What is the difference between the two, and which is right  Continue Reading »

Tips for Protecting Your Air Compressor During the Summer

Written on May 16, 2018 at 9:18 AM, by

If air compressors are important to your business, it’s extremely important to understand how important it is to protect an air compressor during the summer. Heat can have a dramatic effect on air compressors, and to protect an air compressor from the heat, you need to understand heat’s effects. How Does Heat Affect Air Compressors?  Continue Reading »

Tips for Maximizing Your Air Compressor’s Efficiency & Reducing Costs

Written on May 12, 2018 at 9:21 AM, by

Most industries rely on compressed air as a means of powering their most essential tools. Air compressors provide the punch necessary to drive impactors, drills and other equipment on assembly lines, which is why making sure they’re functioning at optimal performance is one of the best ways to reduce your company’s air compressor maintenance costs.  Continue Reading »

Should I Invest in a Backup Air Compressor?

Written on April 24, 2018 at 8:45 AM, by

If you use air compressors in your business, you may not have considered investing in a backup air compressor. After all, an air compressor is a pretty expensive investment, and having one sitting around doing nothing may not seem so healthy for your bottom line. However, there are considerable benefits to having a backup air  Continue Reading »

The Importance of Preventative Maintenance for Air Compressors

Written on April 9, 2018 at 8:43 AM, by

Do you need preventative maintenance for an air compressor system? The answer is yes. An air compressor is a machine, and all machines require regular maintenance if they are going to work their best. Proper preventive maintenance for air compressors can identify potential issues before they cause serious and expensive problems. This process can also  Continue Reading »