Read more about Sly Inc. via the blog articles below:

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...

(Read more...)
Posted on May 29, 2018

Tags: baghouse


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...

(Read more...)
Posted on May 24, 2018

Tags: News

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...

(Read more...)
Posted on February 19, 2018

Tags: wet scrubber

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...

(Read more...)
Posted on December 22, 2017

Tags: dust collection system, baghouse

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...

(Read more...)
Posted on November 30, 2017

Tags: baghouse

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.

(Read more...)
Posted on November 28, 2017

Tags: wet scrubber

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. 

(Read more...)
Posted on November 21, 2017

Tags: dust collection system, bag filter cleaning

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:

(Read more...)
Posted on November 16, 2017

Tags: dust collection system, venturi

Is Your Dust Collection System Ready for a Change in Seasons?

As summer gives way to autumn, you may notice a little nip in the air (depending on where you are). Leaves changing color, the start of football season and pumpkin-flavored everything are sure signs of the change in the season. While enjoying these, it’s also a good time to consider the...

(Read more...)
Posted on November 14, 2017

Tags: dust collection system

Should You Customize Your Dust Collection System Design?

Sourcing a dust collection system means considering a variety of factors: wet or dry, efficiency levels, space constraints, pressure levels, energy consumption and more. Another question that engineers have to consider is whether to buy an off-the-shelf dust collection system or configure a...

(Read more...)
Posted on November 1, 2017

Tags: dust collection system

Subscribe to Our Blog

Recent Posts