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Aluminum vs. Cast Iron Piston Air Compressors: What’s the Difference?

Written on February 21, 2022 at 2:25 PM, by

Are you thinking of purchasing a piston air compressor for your garage, home workshop or business? To provide thorough information regarding the different types, we’ll compare air compressors in two different ways — single-stage versus two-stage and aluminum versus cast iron. Learn about the key features and strengths of each one with this complete guide  Continue Reading »

How Are Vacuum Pumps Used in the CBD Industry?

Written on February 1, 2022 at 6:19 AM, by

These days, more people are using cannabis for both medical and recreational purposes. While you can take cannabis in numerous ways, cannabidiol (CBD) extracts have become an increasingly popular medium for cannabis use. CBD extracts, also known as cannabis concentrates, are purified liquid forms of the active chemicals in cannabis. This form has a much  Continue Reading »

How to Prevent Wine Oxidation 

Written on December 7, 2021 at 9:40 AM, by

Oxidation is one of the most obtrusive wine faults. It can lead to discoloration, lackluster flavor and even turn the wine into vinegar if enough time passes. Preventing oxidation is a critical step necessary to produce quality, desirable wines. For many wines, allowing some oxidation to occur after opening a bottle and pouring a glass  Continue Reading »

The Difference Between Air Compression Assessments and Audits

Written on December 7, 2021 at 9:12 AM, by

Are you looking for ways to lower your energy consumption? Do you know the difference between air compression assessments and air compression audits? You might be unaware of the cost savings altogether and hearing about it for the first time! The terms are sometimes synonymous with one another because they are both cost-saving options but  Continue Reading »

How Nitrogen Extends Food Shelf Life

Written on September 15, 2021 at 7:22 AM, by

While oxygen has no shortage of positive effects for our bodies, it can be detrimental to the life of food products. Once it comes in contact with the organic matter we eat, oxygen causes quick deterioration, from turning fats rancid to fostering the growth of undesirable bacteria. To meet consumer demand for longer-lasting products and  Continue Reading »

The Difference Between Belt-Drive and Direct-Drive Air Compressors

Written on August 23, 2021 at 12:29 PM, by

When deciding between a belt-drive or a direct-drive air compressor, price isn’t the only differentiating factor. You must understand the benefits of each and how these can help your business use the unit better. Optimize your business operations by choosing the most cost-effective, best-performingair compressor to suit the way you work. In This Article Belt-Drive  Continue Reading »

The Difference Between Rotary Vane & Rotary Screw Compressors

Written on August 11, 2021 at 6:22 AM, by

When deciding on a new air compressor, you may consider both rotary vane compressors and rotary screw compressors for their similar benefits. Compared to other types of compressors, these are both relatively easy to install and maintain. They are also quieter than piston compressors and compact enough to fit in a smaller space. Additionally, both  Continue Reading »

The Difference Between Air and Water Aftercoolers

Written on August 10, 2021 at 7:42 AM, by

Aftercoolers are among the most effective systems for heat exchange available, although finding the right type of aftercooler for your air compressor can be challenging. There are many variables to consider, including cooling efficacy, operation costs and the amount of space available in your workspace. One type of aftercooler might even be more appropriate than  Continue Reading »

The Benefits of On-Site Nitrogen Generation for Breweries

Written on May 3, 2021 at 9:34 AM, by

Beer has been produced in one form or another for centuries. While many of the ingredients, such as hops, grain, and yeast, have remained the same, the production processes have changed constantly with technology. From larger equipment to automation, technology has revolutionized the way we brew beer today. One such technology is on-site nitrogen generation.  Continue Reading »

What Is the Ideal Temperature for Compressed Air Equipment?

Written on April 8, 2021 at 4:52 AM, by

Your company’s compressed air equipment is a foundational part of your business operations. You rely on it to help you create your products and meet customer demands. That’s why compressed air equipment maintenance is a necessity. With proper care, this crucial equipment can give your business many more years of efficient, reliable performance. One of  Continue Reading »