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Avoiding Costly Baghouse Repairs: Dust Collector Preventative Maintenance Checklist

Following procedures and performing maintenance is essential to ensuring safety and performance in industries ranging from aviation to medicine; not surprisingly, it is also true for dust collection. To ensure that a baghouse continues to run efficiently and to protect people and equipment,...

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Posted on September 5, 2018

Tags: baghouse, dust collector maintenance

Dust Collector Sizing: What Size Do You Need?

A dust collection system is essential to any manufacturing process that creates nuisance or harmful contaminants in a confined environment. A dust collector filters particulates from factory air, collects the dust for disposal, and returns clean air to the environment. Alternatively, the dust...

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Posted on August 22, 2018

Tags: dust collector system

3 Reasons to Replace Your Dust Collector Filter Bags

Changing a dust collector’s filter cartridges or baghouse’s filters too early adds unnecessary expense and takes up maintenance time that could be better spent on more urgent tasks. Changing a filter too late runs the risk of exposing workers in the facility to hazardous dust and the potential for...

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Posted on August 8, 2018

Tags: filter cleaning, bag filter cleaning

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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Posted on June 26, 2018

Tags: dust collector system

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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Posted on June 12, 2018

Tags: baghouse, baghouse system

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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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...

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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...

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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...

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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 light...

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Posted on November 30, 2017

Tags: baghouse

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