Wood & Wood Products spotlights dust collection products.
Penn State Industries offers a line of its TEMPEST cyclones. The cyclones range from 2-hp to 5-hp, have a filtration of 452-700 sq ft at 1/2 micron, and are certified to capture 99.98% of dust particles at ranges of 650 cfm to 1800 cfm. The cyclones are constructed from heavy-duty, 17-gauge steel and include 5-year warranties. (800) 377-7297, www.pennstateind.com.
Dantherm Filtration (formerly DISA Systems) specializes in complete turnkey systems and air filtration designs, including: collectors, ducting, fans, spark detection equipment and more. The company says it has more than 30,000 installations worldwide and sells a complete line of expandable baghouse, cartridge, cyclone and canister-style collectors, ranging from 500 cfm to more than 100,000 cfm. (800) 533-5286, www.danthermfiltration.com.
Air Handling Systems offers AHPLUS flexible hose, designed for durability with a reinforced construction, making it a suitable replacement for older polyester neoprene hoses, the company says. The AHPLUS has a temperature range of -60F to 275F, is UL94HB flame retardant and is constructed of thermoplastic rubber with coated polyester fabric reinforced with a wire helix. The AHPLUS hose has a standard length of 25 ft and a size range of 3 in. to 8 in. (800) 367-3828, www.airhand.com.
The Dustek Model “Whispurr” W2500 self-contained internal return dust collector is a space-efficient system designed to operate at reduced noise levels, the company says. The unit will generate in excess of 8,000 cfm air volume with 75 cubic ft of storage capacity, has dual adjustable baffles for even shavings accumulation, a 25-hp TEFC motor and an onboard plastic bag roll support device. The line also is available in 7.5-, 10-, 15- and 20-hp models. (800) 442-4430, www.dustek.com.
Oneida Air Systems offers its new 10-hp Direct Drive dust collector, which the company says has a compact footprint and high static pressure capability. The Direct Drive is powered by a Baldor motor, features three 390-sq-ft cartridge filters and captures 99.9% of material from 0.2 to 2 microns, the company says. The unit is also configurable with a wide range of options, such as large capacity hoppers, airlocks and fire suppression systems. (800) 732-4065, www.oneida-air.com.
Aget Mfg. Co. introduces new rotary air valve components, designed for use with its lineup of Dustkop dust collecting systems, thus allowing for direct dumping into open collection containers. The valve’s six-vane construction provides superior air sealing performance, yet is comparably priced to standard four-vane products, according to the company. (800) 832-2438, www.agetmfg.com.
Nordfab manufactures Quick-Fit, the world’s fastest ducting, the company claims. With the patented Quick-Fit design, straight pipes, elbows, branches and custom pieces snap together in seconds. The clamp-together design eliminates rivets, screws, welds and other time-consuming and costly joining methods, Nordfab says. It is reusable and can be taken apart and reconfigured without tools. (800) 532-0830, www.nordfab.com.
The FX Series dust collector from AireWorks is designed with ModFlex technology, the company’s proprietary modular design approach which is engineered for compatibility with modern work cell manufacturing environments and helps conserve energy by providing for variable dust extraction levels to meet “real time” process requirements, AireWorks says. The FX Series incorporates modular components that can be configured for optimal space utilization, according to the company. (847) 961-5656, www.aireworks.com.
Wm. W. Meyer and Sons Inc. offers the Woody-Vac, an engineered dust collection system that utilizes a positive displacement blower with a cyclone separator and cartridge filter. The Woody-Vac has a Kohler 12-hp gas engine with an electric start battery. The standard accessory package includes: a 300-ft capacity hose reel; both 2-in. and 1.5-in. crush-proof, non-marking hoses with swivel hose cuffs; steel hose connectors; Y adapters; and hose adapters for each size hose. (888) 463-3908, www.meyervacuums.com.
Denray’s cartridge filter line of downdraft tables come equipped with 80/20 cartridge filters, which clean with a 99.95% capture rate at 0.5 micron, according to the company. Available sizes range from a small 26-in. by 34-in. shop table to the large 48-in. by 96-in. Model 9600B. Options available include: mufflers, chimneys, casters and auto-timers. (800) 766-8263, www.denray.com.
Ruwac USA offers the redesigned MicroClean filtration system for its portable vacuum line. The new filtration assembly for dry material allows filters to stay clean longer, with less build-up of dust and debris, allowing for reduced maintenance and fewer replacements, the company says. The new assembly is included with all of the company’s new vacuums for woodworking and is available as an upgrade for any existing portable machine for wood dust and chip pick up. (413) 532-4030, www.ruwac.com.
Scientific Dust Collectors manufacturers a full line of fabric and cartridge style dust collectors. The company says it is able to provide customers with standard catalog selections, as well as highly customized units to exactly match unique needs, because it performs all fabrication in-house. (708) 597-7090, www.scientificdustcollectors.com.
Farr APC offers numerous dust collection systems, including the Gold Series cartridge collector, which carries a 12-year warranty, comes equipped with HemiPleat filter technology and features a modular design that allows for virtually unlimited customization, the company says. Each module accommodates airflows up to 5,000 cfm using four cartridges mounted in a symmetrical frame. Additional modules may be added to meet total airflow requirements beyond 100,000 cfm. (800) 479-6801, www.farrapc.com.
The PM1900 dust collector from Powermatic, WMH Tool Group, is strong enough to use with planers, widebelt sanders, table saws and most other woodworking machines, the company says. Features include a canister filter that collects 98% of 2-micron particles, a digital timer that can be set for up to 99 minutes, an infrared sensor that allows remote control operation and an all-metal duct for improved rigidity and air flow, the company says. The PM1900 also uses large capacity, clear collector bags and four swivel casters to allow for easier mobility. (800) 274-6848, www.powermatic.com.
MAC’s line of Pulse Jet dust filters feature: headers that provide high surge capacity; lifting lugs to expedite handling; diaphragm valves furnished in 3/4-in. and 1-1/2-in. sizes; a timer board with adjustable settings for changing the frequency or duration of the pulse; and a magnehelic gauge for monitoring differential pressure, the company says. Models include the AVS, AVR, St, LST, RT, AV-2, AV-3 and AV-4. Custom process baghouse filters are also offered. (800) 821-2476, www.macequipment.com.
Dirt Bag Inc. offers a computer dust filter product line designed to fit all standard desktop computers and monitors. The Dirt Bag filters all air entering computer systems and is an effective solution for protecting industrial PCs from the ravages of airborne dust, dirt and grime, the company says. (800) 291-7191, www.dirtbag.biz.
Murphy-Rodgers Inc. offers a high-efficiency cyclone collector that effectively removes dust, grit, shavings, chips, lint, metal filings or other airborne articles, the company says. The collectors are constructed of air-tight welded steel, and direct drive motors and fan assemblies are detachable for maintenance and relocation of the outlet. The units are delivered pre-assembled, except for legs and after-filter installation. (323) 587-4118, www.murphy-rodgers.com.
Enviro says its dust collector is unique because of the amount of air turbulence it creates and how airborne particles are captured. More than 60% of the unit is filter, with the long roll of filter material advancing automatically as it becomes filled. A sensor inside the unit senses air volume loss, causing the filter to advance and bring the air volume back to normal. A warning light alerts the user when it is necessary to replace the filter. (214) 751-2222, www.envirodc.com.
The versatility of the Super Vac-U-Flex hose makes it useful for a multitude of applications, according to Hi-Tech Duravent. The company says it uses a proprietary manufacturing process to create the high-strength, fiber-reinforced PVC hose and bond it to a coated spring-steel wire helix. The hose, which is sold in standard lengths of 25 or 50 ft and interior diameters of 3 or 4 in., bends around corners and can withstand temperatures from -20F to 150F. (864) 297-2201, www.hitechduravent.com.
Cyclone Dust Collectors offers dust collection equipment for woodworking, powders and compounds, grinding and buffing, and product recovery. All units come with UL-listed motors rated for 230/460/3/60 TEFC, a UL-listed on/off starter, after-filter assembly, a 55-gal drum, an air pressure gauge, stand and support hardware, and more. The units are available in a wide range of sizes. (800) 451-2425, www.cyclone-dust-collectors.com.
Donaldson Torit says its Ultra-Web nanofiber technology line now includes an even higher-efficiency cartridge filter for longer filter life, cleaner air and greater energy savings. Certified by independent lab tests at MERV 15 efficiency, Ultra-Web SB is available as replacement filters for Donaldson Torit cartridge dust collectors as well as all other popular dust collectors. (888) 338-3878, www.donaldson.com.
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