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Design Considerations for Your Next Dust Collection System

The process of designing a system requires a comprehensive look at all of the specifics of the application and environmental requirements. The basic components of dust collection system design can be broken down into three areas:

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How to Monitor Baghouse Health Through Differential Pressure

Differential pressure measurements provide a reliable metric of baghouse performance. Just as a doctor uses a thermometer to check for fever, so too can maintenance personnel use gauges to measure pressure drop across a baghouse. When the differential pressure readings fall too high or too low,...

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The Baghouse Insider: Separating Dust from Air

Dust Removal: The Essential Function of a Baghouse

When an industrial process generates dust, that dust may become entrained in the air. A baghouse is the go-to solution for controlling airborne dust, also called particulates, for a healthier, more productive manufacturing environment with less...

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SLY, INC. ANNOUNCES NUMBER ONE SALES TERRITORY OF 2017

May 2018 — Sly, Inc., a 144 year old manufacturer of dust collectors and other air pollution equipment congratulates Carolina/Virginia representative office Whitlock Industrial Equipment for achieving the number one sales territory of 2017. Sly’s Wet Scrubber Product Manager Dwayne Sanders...

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Sly’s Customized Dust Collection System Resolves AVEKA's Unique Predicament

Most factories require dust collection systems for employee safety and compliance with environmental regulations. Sometimes there are a number of factors to consider, including unique challenges or restrictive space constraints. This was the case with AVEKA, who reached out to Sly for help with...

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Electrostatic Precipitators vs. Baghouse Dust Collectors

A search for dust collection solutions will turn up a number of possible technologies.  One of the more common questions we receive is about electrostatic precipitators (ESPs).  In this blog post, we will define what an ESP is, and explain the primary reasons most companies have moved away from...

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When a Cartridge Collector Just Won’t Do, Air Pollution Control Contractors Need a Baghouse Solution

For many dust collection system installers and air pollution control (APC) contractors, cartridge collectors represent the “bread and butter” of their business. However, the main limitation of these collectors is they are only designed to handle lighter dust loads, like those associated with...

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What You Need to Know About Wet Scrubbers

When most of us think about industrial dust collection, we think of dry dust filtration equipment. However, there are wet scrubbers that may be a better solution for controlling plant emissions and air pollution in many situations.

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Dust Collector Filter Cleaning: Compressed Air Requirements for Cleaning Bag Filters

If you operate a pulse-jet dust collector system, you need to keep the filter bags clean. This requires a reliable source of compressed air to pulse-clean the bags. But how much compressed air do you need? This will depend on how many bags you are cleaning, their diameter and their length. 

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What You Need to Know About Venturis and Dust Collection

You’ve probably heard of a venturi, but do you know what it actually is or how it relates to dust collection? Let’s start with the basics. The Mirriam-Webster dictionary defines “venturi” as:

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