Since we’ve been in the dust collection business for close to 150 years, it’s not surprising that we hear questions covering all aspects of this field. For example, we are often asked about cleaning filter bags in dry dust collectors. Is cleaning your filter bags a more cost-effective solution than...(Read more...)
Read more about Sly Inc. via the blog articles below:
Should I Replace My Filter Bags or Clean Them?
Why Do My Filter Bags Keep Failing?
How to Change-Out Your Sly Envelope Style Dust Collector Bag
At Sly we often receive questions from callers about the right way to change-out the filter bags on their dust collectors. While it’s a detailed process, learning how to change-out your envelope filter bags will save you both time and money otherwise spent replacing them earlier than necessary....(Read more...)
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...(Read more...)
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...)