How to Minimize Pressure Drop In Your Air Compressor System

July 8, 2019

Table of Contents How to Minimize Pressure Drop In Your Air Compressor SystemWhy Excessive Pressure Drops Can Elevate Energy Consumption and Decrease PerformanceOverview of Ways to Reduce Pressure Drop1. Redesign the System Distribution2. Replace Faulty Hoses3. Replace Bad Tubing4. Inspect Each Pipe Connector5. Clean and Replace Filters6. Reset the Regulators7. Change the Lubricators8. Replace Your… Read More

Inside the Energy Efficient Design of Variable Speed Compressors

June 24, 2019

Table of Contents Inside the Energy Efficient Design of Variable Speed CompressorsComponents and Parts of Variable Speed CompressorsLow Demand ModeCapacityHow You Can Benefit From Energy Savings and Reduced Power Consumptions1. Combat Climate Change2. Reduce the Cost of Facility Operations3. Cleaner, Healthier Indoor Air4. Own a More Durable Air Compressor5. Pioneer the Future6. Full Range of… Read More

A Guide to Troubleshooting Air Compressor Vibration

June 17, 2019

Rotary screw and reciprocating compressor vibration issues can be troubling for many users. Whether you operate in a small workspace or a large industrial setting, it is important to know the cause of vibration in compressors so you can pinpoint the problem when it occurs with your unit. The following compressor vibration troubleshooting guide covers the 10… Read More

What You Need to Know About Air Compressor Duty Cycles

June 11, 2019

Air compressors are purchased for different reasons by a wide range of companies and independent craftspeople. In some cases, a customer might expect to get a continuous duty cycle air compressor when making that initial investment, only to find that the machine in question merely offers a 50% duty cycle. Therefore, it is important to… Read More

How Fire Stations Use and Benefit from Air Compressors

May 1, 2019

As growing numbers of public- and private-sector entities seek to trim their expenses, organizations are embracing ways to perform secondary functions with reduced reliance on third parties. For example, many organizations now handle maintenance tasks in-house where previously they would have lacked the necessary capabilities. Today, companies can save money by having employees take on… Read More

How Has the Industrial Air Compressor Market Evolved Over the Last 10 Years?

April 22, 2019

Over the last century, air compressors have been one of the primary factors in the rapid expansion of industrialization on a global scale. Many of the crucial technologies that have transformed the human experience in recent decades owe their evolution to air compressors. With the use of air compressors, factories across the industrial sector can… Read More

How to Identify Reciprocating Compressor Valve Failure

April 3, 2019

Table of Contents How to Identify Reciprocating Compressor Valve FailureEnvironmental Causes of Valve FailureMechanical Causes of Valve FailureCommon Signs of Valve FailurePreventing Valve FailureSteps to Repair Valve FailureReciprocating Air Compressors From Quincy Compressor How to Identify Reciprocating Compressor Valve Failure In a reciprocating air compressor, the valves are one of the most significant parts in the regulation… Read More

How Reciprocating Compressors Are Used in Refineries

February 11, 2019

  Over the past 200 years, industrialists have found ways to turn raw materials into products. At refineries, employees use these processes to convert natural oils into products that fuel vehicles and add stability to medicines, lotions and foods. The processes that turn oil from the ground into fuel for a vehicle consist of complex… Read More

How a Pneumatic Robot Arm Works

January 3, 2019

Table of Contents How A Pneumatic Robot Arm WorksPneumatic Arm BasicsHow Does a Pneumatic System Power a Robotic Arm?Advantages of Pneumatic Systems in RoboticsPros and Cons of a Pneumatic Robotic ArmProsConsIndustry Applications of a Pneumatic Robotic Arm How A Pneumatic Robot Arm Works We might not think about them much, but robotic arms build many… Read More

Quincy Compressor Donates Air Compressors to Local Fire Departments

January 1, 2019

In an effort to support the community, Quincy Compressor is donating two compressors to two local fire departments. The Perdido Alabama Fire Department and the Loxley Alabama Fire Department, which are the two closest volunteer fire stations to our facility, will receive two QT-5 air compressors as a “thank you” for keeping our community safe. The… Read More