CUSTOM MODIFY YOUR AIR COMPRESSOR

Did you know that Scales has the ability to custom modify your air compressor? One of our customers had poor quality cooling water which caused unscheduled shutdowns and loss of production. Scales custom modified the air compressor and the customer’s problems were solved.

MEDICAL AIR SYSTEM EVALUATION

Frequent breakdowns of old, inefficient medical air systems can be costly. Not only is there a potential to contaminate medical air lines, but it can contaminate patients and equipment as well! Scales Medical recently performed a medical air system evaluation and determined that a new system was necessary to meet current code requirements. Call Scales…

AMBIENT CONDITIONS CAN RUIN AN
AIR COMPRESSOR

Ambient conditions can ruin an air compressor. The photos below show the compressor improperly installed in an area where there were significant amounts of abrasive grit in the ambient air (We also show one that is properly installed). Even if the intake for the air compressor is outdoors, there are still other components that can…

NUMBER 1 CAUSE OF AIR COMPRESSOR FAILURES

A dirty dryer condenser is the number one cause of compressor failures in a refrigerated air dryer. If the condenser is not able to dissipate the heat properly, it will cause high head pressure in the refrigeration circuit, resulting in compressor shutdowns and eventually failures. This hinders the ability of the air dryer to properly…