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In my last article, I quickly mentioned some of the energy wastes in compressed air systems. One of those was "inefficient compressed air production"? What do I mean by that? It all comes down to the following: Compressors are dumb. Yes, even those brand new compressors with...Read more
In my last article I talked about the cost of compressed air. And that you must ask yourself: do I REALLY need to use compressed air for my application? http://www.air-compressor-guide.com/blog/using-com... You see, compressed air is about 7 to 8 times more expensive than electricity....Read more
I know this might sound strange from a guy who's all about compressed air... ... but did you ever wonder WHY and IF you really need to use compressed air? It might have been a very bad decision to make use of compressed air for your tools, machines, actuators, etc. Sure, some...Read more
As amazing as this might sound to you.. I don't have an air compressor! Yes, 'Mr. Compressor', who helps so many people with their compressor problems and questions everyday doesn't even own an air compressor himself. I mean, I had a little air compressor in my car.. but that car got...Read more
Hi, I'm working on creating several training courses about air compressors and compressed air. The just finished Air Compressor Troubleshooting Guide is very popular and besides making some money on that, I'm really happy to be able to help so many people with their compressor problems....Read more
I've been very busy the last few weeks with the hard copy version of my Air Compressor Troubleshooting Guide. Here's a little update. Of course, I tried to make it the best possible, high quality book that I could, while still keeping the price low. Over the past few weeks I've been in...Read more
I have received a lot of requests for a hard-copy version of my troubleshooting guide. Right now, my popular air compressor troubleshooting guide (for rotary screw compressors) is only available in digital form (PDF download). People love it, but many would like to have a physical...Read more
Yes! I did it. I just finished my latest and greatest guide: the Rotary Screw Air Compressor Troubleshooting Guide. It has taken some time longer than expected, but I wanted to be sure I covered all common air compressor problems in detail. Plus I have added many (many!) troubleshooting...Read more
When we talk about air compressors and compressed air, we always talk about cooling. Compression of air generates a lot of heat. Therefore a compressor needs to be cooled. The produced compressed air is always hot. So, why do we need a compressed air heater? This has everything to do...Read more