Safety Consideration When Operating a Grain Storage Bin
Used Storage Bins
The grain bin management looks simple, but it is complex in reality. Grain bins are the massive structures filled with grains, the potential hazards of engulfment, suffocation, etc can cause a fatal impact on the person’s health. There are several accidents recorded at the entry of grain storage, many cases resulted in serious suffocation, respiratory damage, etc and many of them were reported of …
Guidelines to Select Industrial Vacuum System for Your Facility
Vacuum Cleaning Equipment
Industrial facility management and maintenance comes with several responsibilities. One of the many responsibilities in industrial facilities is the safety of employees. Since industrial facilities are challenged with combustible dust deposition, the necessity of an industrial vacuum system is undeniable. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), combustible dust is a potential source of health hazards and may also cause an explosion. …
4 Benefits of Buying a Used Packaging Equipment
Packing Equipment
Packaging is an important function of the manufacturing process and the subsequent supply chain. Hence, it is essential to buy good-quality packaging equipment which offers complete safety to the product inside when in transit. Many organizations look for buying high-quality, brand new, equipment to fulfil their needs. Given a choice to buy used or completely new equipment, most of the people would opt for …
Things to Consider When Buying Used Air Compressors
Air Compressors
An air compressor is a device or part of a system such as a refrigeration unit, HVAC systems, and so on, wherein it facilitates constant airflow. It releases and compresses air in the system. These systems have a storage unit wherein the compressed air is stored which can be later used as energy. The air compressor keeps on filling air into the unit till …
Step-wise Guide to Prevent Rotary Airlock Valve Downtime
Used Valves
Rotary valves basically flow control equipment, which is used in several industrial applications like production engines, automotive stroke engines, pneumatic conveying systems, etc. Since these valves are responsible for fluid and airflow regulation in the massive and complex operations, it is very important to maintain them for optimum output. Rotary valves are simple devices, unless and until they are maintained properly.  Generally, the maintenance …
Common Rotary Valve Problems and Ways to Fix Them
Used Valves
Rotary airlock valves are fluid flow control devices that feature rotor blades, which are named so due to the rotary motion. These devices are of great importance in industries where liquid, gas, or steam flow regulation is required. Therefore, the common applications of these valves are found in combustion engines, production engines, chromatography, etc. Although these devices are designed with precision, due to the …
Used or Unused Electric Motors – Which One to Choose?
Used Motors
Over the last few decades, electric motors have been used in several industrial segments owing to their durability, ease of operations, and many other beneficial features. There are many online platforms and suppliers which facilitate buying and selling used or unused motors. Although most businesses may think of buying a new motor, used motors can also serve the purpose and also save on costs. …
7 Important Tips for Safe Dust Collector Operations
Used Dust Collectors
Dust is produced during several industrial processes such as metal processing, mining, construction activities, and so on. This dust leads to environmental pollution and may have a severe impact on the health of people working in the vicinity. So, dust control has emerged as an important factor in meeting health, safety, and environmental requirements set by federal agencies and other established standards organizations in …
Different Types and Working Principal of Hydraulic Pumps
Pumps
Hydraulic pumps are certainly not new to the industry. Rather, it is precise to say that hydraulic pumps have paved their way in countless industrial applications. Automobile, chemical, mechanical, water technology, mining are few of the industries that use hydraulic pumps regularly. Since the device has such great significance in multiple industries, it must be discussed in detail. Therefore, this post introduces hydraulic pumps …
Hammer Mills: Working, Types, and Applications Discussed
Hammer Mills
Hammer mills are whole purpose machines that are designed to crush, grind, and mill material. As the name suggests, the purpose is served by grinding material by small hammer blows. The history of hammer mills is quite old, as the first invention was made in 488 AD. Hammer mills are used for material processing in the food, construction, chemical, and cosmetic industries. This post …