What to Know About Woodworking

March 23, 2018

You love working with your hands and admire the extensive skills of seasoned woodworkers. Why not learn yourself? Even those who’ve been working with wood for years will admit they’re still discovering new aspects of the art. Whether you’re planning to pick woodworking up as a hobby or for home renovation projects, the first step… Read More

How to Work Safely With Compressed Air

March 7, 2018

Compressed air is a common and extremely versatile tool that appears in garages and workplaces across the nation — but it can also be dangerous if used incorrectly. What can you do to make working with compressed air safer and what sort of behaviors should you avoid? Table of Contents Safety Is the Number-One PriorityCommon… Read More

Air Compressor Accessories that Make the Job Easier

March 2, 2018

Table of Contents Air Compressor Accessories That Make the Job EasierA Note on Industry-Specific AccessoriesAir Hoses and PipingHose ReelsCompressed Air-Powered Hand ToolsNozzle KitsTool FittingsFiltersAir Pressure RegulatorPortable Air TanksCounting on Quincy Compressor for the Accessories You Need Air Compressor Accessories That Make the Job Easier Air compressors are known for their ease of use. End-use tools… Read More

Common Mistakes in Air Compressor Maintenance

February 20, 2018

Table of Contents Do You Make These Common Mistakes in Air Compressor Maintenance?Being Unaware of Compressed Air Energy CostsLimiting Inspections to the Air CompressorIgnoring Air LeaksIgnoring Pressure Loss in the Piping SystemFailure to Remove Pipe ContaminationFailure to Manage CondensationFailure to Review Air Demand for Individual DepartmentsFailure to Train Air System StaffNot Compiling Troubleshooting DataGet New… Read More

How to Prepare Your Compressed Air System for Efficiency in Each Season

January 24, 2018

How to Prepare Your Compressed Air System for Efficiency in Each Season In order to keep your compressed air system fully operable and efficient year–round, it’s crucial to prepare your compressor for each season. As part of a process referred to as “weatherization”, experts on compressor maintenance suggest biannual inspections of various points along a… Read More

Climate Control Compressors

December 5, 2017

Table of Contents Climate Control CompressorsRotary CompressorsReciprocating CompressorsScroll CompressorsVariable Speed CompressorsQuincy: A Leading Supplier of Climate-Control Air Compressors Climate Control Compressors Over the past century, man’s triumph over air has been marked by two inventions: the air compressor and the air conditioner. Both inventions have been integral to the development of HVAC systems, which have… Read More

From Grapes to Glass

November 29, 2017

From Grapes to Glass The making of wine is a nuanced method that has developed in different ways over the years, across the world. While many types of wine have variations in their production processes, the basic steps remain the same, taking the wine all the way from grapes to glass. Each step requires certain… Read More

Energy Efficiency Opportunities in the Plastics Industry

November 27, 2017

Table of Contents Energy Efficiency Opportunities in the Plastics IndustryThe Monetary Benefits of Plastics Industry Compressed Air EfficiencyProductivity in the Plastics Industry With Compressed Air EfficiencyProblems That Can Hinder Compressed Air Efficiency in the Plastics IndustryMethods of Compressed Air Molding Used in the Plastics IndustryThe Extrusion Method of Plastic MoldingEnergy Savings With Extrusion MoldingInjection Molding… Read More

Compressed Air in Glass Manufacturing

November 17, 2017

Table of Contents Compressed Air in Glass ManufacturingCompressed Air in Bottle ProductionCompressed Air in Sheet Glass ManufacturingAir Compressors for Glass ManufacturingGlass Manufacturing Air Compressors From Quincy Compressor Compressed Air in Glass Manufacturing Glass is one of the most widely used natural products in the world due to its strength and transparent quality, making it unique among… Read More

Compressed Air in Wastewater Treatment

November 3, 2017

Table of Contents Compressed Air in Wastewater TreatmentThe Importance of WastewaterWhat Is Wastewater Treatment?Primary TreatmentSecondary TreatmentTertiaryHow Does Sewage Travel to a Wastewater Treatment Plant?Common Wastewater Treatment ProcessesHow Does Compressed Air Support Wastewater Treatment?How to Choose an Air CompressorSome of the most common air compressors for wastewater treatment include:Select Quincy Compressor for Wastewater Treatment Support Compressed… Read More