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HOT WORK AND YOUR DUST COLLECTOR

Sometimes it’s necessary to cut or weld, or hot work, in the vicinity of your dust collector. However, this can be extremely dangerous if your dust is explosive. A dust collector, after all, is an accumulation of dust, and if that material is combustible, careless...

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Cutting Shelves

Vo-Tech Trade School Student trains at Imperial Systems

Like many companies in the USA, Imperial Systems wouldn’t exist without our skilled tradespeople. Making a quality product comes from training and experience, and right now we’re lucky enough to have a young man who has come here for both of those things. Garrett...

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Vo-Tech Trade School Student trains at Imperial Systems

ANSWERING YOUR AIR FLOW AND DUCTWORK QUESTIONS: PART TWO

1. What information do we need to start designing a system? First, you need to know about your dust. Important details: how it’s being generated, how toxic or hazardous it is, what exposure levels OSHA considers too high, whether it is combustible and/or explosive,...

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ANSWERING YOUR AIR FLOW AND DUCTWORK QUESTIONS: PART TWO

ANSWERING YOUR AIR FLOW AND DUCTWORK QUESTIONS: PART ONE

1.  What do the different types of air pressure measurements mean in ductwork? Basic behavior of air: it always flows through the past of least resistance, from higher pressures to lower pressures. STATIC PRESSURE: potential pressure exerted in all directions in...

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ANSWERING YOUR AIR FLOW AND DUCTWORK QUESTIONS: PART ONE

GRAIN DUST EXPLOSIONS: SOME NUMBERS TO THINK ABOUT

In the agricultural industry, grain dust explosions are a hazard that must be addressed. According to a report from Purdue University, grain dust explosions have occurred at a constant rate over the last ten years, with little change in the number of explosions,...

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GRAIN DUST EXPLOSIONS: SOME NUMBERS TO THINK ABOUT

Imperial Systems Quarterly Newsletter | Issue 5

  Imperial Systems Newsletter Issue 5 is the first issue of the year. Make sure to check out all of the articles and interview. If you would like a Printed Hard Copy of this issue of our newsletter please contact your Imperial Sales Rep.   Click Cover To...

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Imperial Systems Quarterly Newsletter | Issue 5