Ashley Oberkirch

A Guide to Dental and Medical Air Compressors

Posted on: March 25, 2020

Compressed air has long been the power of choice for American industries. Whether you are building cars or manufacturing toys, compressed air powered tools are considered more reliable and consistent than electrically powered tools. However, compressed air also plays a special role in the medical and dental fields. Although both of these industries use compressed […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Antique Air Compressors

Posted on: March 25, 2020

The contemporary air compressor is utilized across various industries for numerous applications. From the construction of furniture, appliances, automobiles and buildings to the manufacturing of canned goods and cleaning products, air compression plays a crucial part in the production of a vast majority of things that people see and consume on a daily basis. Given […]

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How to Operate and Maintain Your Liquid Ring Vacuum Pump

Posted on: March 25, 2020

A liquid ring vacuum pump is a powerful and steadfast piece of equipment that, if well maintained, can provide years of dependable performance. Whether you purchase a large or small unit, you can rely on a vacuum pump for smooth, consistent and relatively quiet operation for many months on end between each inspection. The moment […]

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The Role and Evolution of Air Compressors in Robotics Competitions

Posted on: March 25, 2020

Air compressors are used in robotics competitions to demonstrate how pneumatic power can work in automatic, pre-programmed, moving devices. You can use compressed air to move robotic arms and legs at measured lengths. The best compressor for robotics competition events is generally a small, portable reciprocating model. Another benefit of compressed air is that you can easily replace […]

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Air Compressor Use Around the World

Posted on: March 9, 2020

Where would we be without air compressors? These devices serve an important purpose: to transfer power of potential energy stored in pressurized air to perform work. Thus, air compressors have become increasingly valuable for business operators and homeowners alike and help users around the world complete numerous tasks quickly and efficiently. Rarely considered, air compressors […]

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A Guide to Air System Heat Recovery From Air Compressors

Posted on: March 6, 2020

A Guide to Air System Heat Recovery from Air Compressors The cost of electricity seems to go up every year, so it’s no surprise that businesses are looking at new ways to lower their energy use. Did you know that your air compressor can help you save energy? Many businesses consider compressed air among their […]

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The Quality and Convenience of Air Powered Tools

Posted on: March 6, 2020

The Quality and Convenience of Air Powered Tools The power from an air compressor is used for a variety of applications. From the power-hungry industrial purposes of conveyor operation, pharmaceutical production or plastics manufacturing to the simple personal uses of inflating tires and equipment cleaning, you will find pressurized air working in all sorts of […]

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Refrigeration: Why Do We Need to Dry Air Before It Enters Compressors?

Posted on: March 6, 2020

When people think about the primary elements of energy and utilities, three recourses are usually on the list: electricity, gas and water. In the world of manufacturing, however, there’s a fourth key utility: compressed air. Businesses across various industries are equipped with air compressors, many of which could be improved in terms of moisture extraction […]

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It’s Time to Spring Clean Your Compressed Air System

Posted on: March 6, 2020

Your air compressor is a major part of your daily operations. That means you do a lot of little touch-ups or checks, but you might be neglecting major maintenance checks, which could harm your operations or end up costing you a lot of money in emergency repairs. With a proper maintenance schedule, your air compressor […]

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Air Compressors in Outer Space

Posted on: March 6, 2020

Air compressors in space are the unsung heroes of every mission. But we’re big fans of air compressors and of space, so we thought we’d share a little bit about how space agencies like NASA are using compressed air in outer space. If you wanted to fly to the moon, you’d probably think a lot […]

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