Filter Fan Kits with Louvered Sliding and Hinged Guards From Orion Fans Reduce Installation and Maintenance Costs

Orion Fans has expanded the industry’s lowest cost louvered filter fan kit offering to include sliding and hinged guard versions. Made up of a louvered sliding or hinged fan guard, filter, fan, metal guard, and hardware, the new louvered filter fan kits simplify installation and reduce maintenance time and costs. The heavy-duty LFGS Series sliding

All Rittal Climate Products Receive UL Certification

Rittal Corporation has received the US and Canadian Listing Certification (FTTA/FTTA7) with Underwriters Laboratory(UL). Rittal climate products, from the energy-efficiency Blue e air conditioners to the air-to-water heat exchangers and filter fans will be UL Listed. “All Rittal products are highly engineered and rigorously tested,” said Eric Corzine, Product Manager, Climate Control for Rittal Corporation. “The

MFD adds coalescing filters to its line of high-value air preparation products

MFD Pneumatics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bimba, announced the addition of coalescing filters to its line of high-value air preparation equipment. Coalescing filters protect sensitive pneumatic equipment from the harmful effects of air line contamination. MFD’s coalescing filters remove fine oil mist and contamination down to 0.01μ. Fine borosilicate microfibers in the filter media

Why compressed air is so expensive and what to do about it

Compressed air is one of the least efficient ways to transmit energy to manufacturing machines. This webinar will discuss the high cost of compressed air, why it is typically inefficient, and what to do about it. The webinar will be discussing the complete system from the air compressors all the way to the end use.

New 52-Page Catalog for EMI/RFI Shielding Solutions

Available in both interactive PDF and printed versions, the 2014 catalog details all standard and custom EMI/RFI shielding product options. The easy-to-use PDF format lets the user jump from page-to-page with a mouse click to download interactive sales drawings of selected products. The Table of Contents, Part Number Directory, as well as all internal page

New High Power Flat Air Nozzle Saves Space and Money

EXAIR’s new 1″ High Power Flat Super Air Nozzle produces a flat 1″ (25mm) wide airstream with a strong blowing force of 16 ounces (462g) when mounted 12″ (305mm) from the target. The unique design of this super-efficient nozzle makes it an ideal fit for both tight spaces and tight budgets. The 1″ High Power

Adhesives for the Filter Industry

Adhesives for the Filter Industry, a new brochure from Henkel Corporation, reviews the company’s comprehensive line of products for filter assembly. The 26-page brochure provides technical information on more than 100 products for use on liquid, industrial, high- efficiency, HVAC and water filters. Manufacturers face many decisions when selecting the most appropriate adhesive for a

Filtration and Separation

The Aspire™ microfiltration and venting membranes integrate into a range of product designs and filter housings. The membranes use expanded polyterafluoroethylene (ePTFE) to optimize flow and retention characteristics. Compared to other porous materials, ePTFE membranes show superior performance as a barrier to liquids, particles and aerosols that may contain viable bacteria and viruses. GE Energy

Diverse Demands of Food Processing

Food processing has diverse demands, from simple clamping applications, to controlled closed loop bottle filling, to diverters for agricultural product sorting, to heavy duty cylinders used with intensified pressures and in high temperature environments.  Bimba’s products provide solutions that meet FDA requirements, improve efficiency, and reduce costs. If you’ve got an engineering challenge, Bimba has

Bimba Releases Air Preparation Equipment Product Line

Monee, IL – Bimba Manufacturing announced today the availability of its new line of Air Preparation Equipment featuring three sizes of Filters, Regulators, and Lubricators (FRLs). The Miniature Series (10) is available in 1/8” and 1/4” NPT and offers the standard Compressed Air Filter, Pressure Regulator, Air Line Lubricator, Filter/Regulator Combination Unit, and Oil Removal

Universal Air Filter Products Support Green Initiatives

SAUGET, IL — These days, every product seems to claim they are environmentally friendly. For many years, Universal Air Filter® has been supporting green initiatives by helping to conserve energy and extend product life cycles with its flame-retardant, reusable and low-pressure drop filters. UAF filters can be designed and configured to maximize surface area to

Universal Air Filter® Offers Filter Fan Guard Retrofit

SAUGET, IL — Universal Air Filter® has a solution for design, manufacturing and procurement engineers who purchase cabinet cooling fan guard filter assemblies with low-grade, non-compliant filter media. Engineers can simply swap out the included media with UAF’s certified media, producing a compliant filter. Or UAF can produce a framed filter assembly with compliant media

GORE® Filters for Semiconductor Applications

Elkton, MD  – W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) announces a major advancement in filtration technology with the release of GORE® Filters for Semiconductor Applications. This new family of 20nm- to 100nm-rated cartridge filters for chemicals, dilute chemicals, and ultrapure water in wet process tools incorporates a new high-flow ePTFE (expanded polytetrafluoroethylene) filtration media that

UAF Products Meet EU REACH Standards

SAUGET, Ill. — Universal Air Filter® has announced that its products meet the European Union’s Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) standards. The EU Regulation No. 1907/2006, REACH, is gaining momentum and becoming required from more and more manufacturers. All products made by Universal Air Filter, including metal components treated with special finishes

Universal Air Filter Adds Flex-Frames to Free Prototyping Service

SAUGET, Ill. — In response to the overwhelming success and positive feedback of Universal Air Filter’s prototyping service for its Windowpane product line, the custom designer of air filters has added production capabilities to its Flex-Frame filter assembly model. Now, mechanical, product design engineers and industrial designers can utilize the new, Flex-Frame prototyping service for

UAF’s Quadrafoam Filters

SAUGET, Ill. — Quadrafoam air filters from Universal Air Filter® help power-gen, HVAC and general industrial applications meet the strict UL 508A safety requirements intended for industrial controls 600V or less, in preventing arc flash and shock hazards within the prohibited approach boundary. UAF’s UL 94 HF-1 rated, non-conductive Quadrafoam filters provide a protective barrier

Versaflex™ Meltblown Polypropylene Filter Cartridges

Sheboygan, WI‚—Pentair Industrial introduces the Versaflex‚â„¢ Series meltblown polypropylene filter cartridges, delivering high flow rates and process compatibility for applications including food and beverage, oil, finish machining, solvents and others. The cartridges are constructed using a glue-free design and a thermal bonding process that seals the endcap securely to the cartridge, assuring bypass-free operation. Available

Pureflex™ Series High-Efficiency Filter Cartridges

Sheboygan, WI‚—Pentair Industrial introduces Pureflex‚â„¢ Series filter cartridges, offering high-efficiency and chemically compatible products available for a wide range of filtration needs. The Pureflex Series is manufactured in a wide variety of sizes and cartridge diameters, micron ratings and end cap configurations. Pentair Industrial manufactures housings for the complete Pureflex line of cartridges, which provide

New Uni-Grid Support from UAF

SAUGET, Ill. ‚– The new, ultra-thin Uni-grid support from Universal Air Filter‚® is the perfect solution for design engineers looking for a support grid that will complement any thin, low-profile air filter assembly while maintaining the sleek filter design throughout the entire cross-section. Other expanded metal grids contain louvers that can get caught on chassis

UAF Debuts New Ultra-Thin Air Filter

SAUGET, Ill. — Universal Air Filter® now offers a 0.125-inch-thick filter design applicable for any industry or market where a filter is required to fit in smaller spaces. In addition to using the thinnest media available to meet UL flame safety standards, this filter can be applied to unique designs requiring multi-sided, special-shaped frames. Medical,

UAF’s Industrial Air Filters Can Take on Diverse Conditions

SAUGET, Ill. ‚– Industrial air filters from Universal Air Filter‚® get tough when necessary. For indoor and outdoor applications requiring a more rugged design, the filters can be used in small or large applications calling for a wide array of media options for increased airflow and dust holding. ‚“The industrial filters help customers who are

Universal Air Filter Recognized for Advanced Materials Development

SAUGET, Ill. ‚– Universal Air Filter‚® has been named a winner in Design World Magazine‚’s 2008 Leadership in Engineering program, an industry recognition program that acknowledges engineering leadership across several disciplines. UAF won in the Advanced Materials category. ‚“It is an honor to be recognized by this elite publication and its readers,‚” said Mike Miano,

UAF Introduces Thinnest Filter Media to Meet UL 94

SAUGET, Ill. – Universal Air Filter® has created the thinnest media available that meets the UL 94 HF-1 rating. This new 0.12-inch-thick Quadrafoam is ideal for medical, power-gen, military electronics, telecom and any other filter applications where space is at a premium, yet flame safety, dust arrestance and sufficient airflow is critical. Thin Quadrafoam media

Resflex™ Series Resin Bonded Filter Cartridges

Sheboygan, WI‚—Pentair Industrial introduces Resflex‚â„¢ Series Resin Bonded Filter Cartridges, with a unique, proprietary two-stage design for reliable, effective filtration. The cartridges‚’ outer spiral wrap efficiently removes large particles and agglomerates. This prefilter wrap provides increased surface area and intensifies cartridge strength, while eliminating residual debris common with conventional, machined resin bonded cartridges. Resflex‚’s inner

Driflex™ Oil Conditioning System

Sheboygan, WI‚—Pentair Industrial introduces the Driflex‚â„¢ Oil Conditioning System for complete removal of free, emulsified and dissolved water from a wide variety of industrial and mobile lubrication and hydraulic systems. On average, oil contamination from dirt and water causes 70-80% of lubricated equipment wear and failures. Driflex decreases water concentration and improves particulate filtration effectiveness