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Dust Collector Valves: Hidden Damage and Costs?

Does everything with your dust collector look like it's working properly? That doesn’t mean there aren’t problems you can’t see. Dust collector valves are often the culprits of hidden costs due to internal damage. In this photo, the diaphragm from a valve clearly...

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Dust Collector Valves: Hidden Damage and Costs?

Aluminum Fire In Dust Collector Caused by Dust Buildup

In January 2019, a facility in Indiana reported an aluminum fire. The company produces aluminum alloys for the auto industry. The fire resulted from highly combustible aluminum dust that had accumulated in the building. The facility had a sprinkler system that...

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The CMAXX Dust & Fume Collector can prevent a dangerous aluminum fire and explosion

Imperial Systems Quarterly Newsletter | Issue 8

Dusty Jobs Issue 8 is here! Charlie teaches us a card game, we talk about our latest new product, the Rhino Drum, and we interview one of our engineers. If you would like a printed hard copy of this issue of the quarterly newsletter, contact your Imperial System...

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Imperial Systems Quarterly Newsletter | Issue 8

WHY WELDERS NEED AN INDUSTRIAL VENTILATION SYSTEM

Welding can be a dangerous job. Specifically, weld fumes contain a mixture of metals that can cause serious health damage. However, welders can work safely and stay healthy with an industrial ventilation system keeping the air clean.   What Are Some Health...

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Industrial ventilation systems protect workers from welding fumes

HOW DOES A DUST COLLECTION SYSTEM WORK?

The CMAXX is a vertical pulse-jet dust collection system. So how does a dust collector work? What’s going on inside there, and why is it designed the way it is? The concept is basic: dirty air goes in, dust or particulate gets removed, and clean air comes out....

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Installation of a CMAXX dust collection system

CLEAN YOUR INDUSTRIAL DUST COLLECTOR CARTRIDGE FILTERS?

After you’ve installed your dust collection system, the big initial expense is over. However, you need to plan for your system’s regular maintenance, like replacing the industrial dust collector cartridge filters. Dust collectors that use cartridge filters have...

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CLEAN YOUR INDUSTRIAL DUST COLLECTOR CARTRIDGE FILTERS?