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The Benefits of using Gardner Denver Certified Technicians for all your compressor repairs

Gardner Denver Certified Technicians I have run across occasions where the use of our certified Gardner-Denver technicians has saved the customer a lot of money and time. A case in point was at a customer with five 500 Horsepower Gardner-Denver compressors. We received a call and were asked to look at a leaking main seal […]

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Things to consider before putting your Gardner Denver air compressor or any compressor outdoors

Some Things to Consider... Many customers because of a lack of plant floor space or due to safety (noise / heat related) requirements install their compressed air stations outdoors. If this is you? It is highly recommended you use some type of weather protection to keep blowing rain, snow, ice or dust from entering your […]

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Not all Pipes are made the same, try Gardner Denvers new Quick-Lock Tubing for your compressor lines

Quick-Lock Tubing for your Compressor Lines You’ve set up your dream shop for woodworking or mechanical work. Or you’re expanding into an automated production of a start-up manufacturing business. Among that shiny group of equipment is a new air compressor. You’ve laid out plans to distribute your air system around the walls with drop legs […]

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Machines Break: Eluding the Inevitable Downtime Production Loss

Eluding the Inevitable Downtime Production Loss At least a few times a week, I run into a common thread among customers. They are in a rush to find a replacement pump because they are currently down and losing $$ every second their production line sits being, well, unproductive. I, of course, research all options available […]

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Basic Pumping Principles 102 - Give Your Gear Pump Some Room

Basic Pumping Principles 102 Last spring I was visiting with one of our customers in Middle Georgia. They were having two problems with an application involving a Viking L4724 Positive Displacement Internal Gear pump. Basically the pump was being used to recirculate their material in a large storage tank. However, they also used it to […]

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Signs of Positive Displacement Blower Failures

There are many common causes for blower failures. Rotary positive displacement blowers (Gardner Denver, Sutorbilt, DuroFlow, etc.) are fairly simple mechanical devices.  They consist of two rotors (2 or 3 lobes each) connected by timing gears, rotating inside a cylinder or housing.  Their spinning moves air from inlet to outlet, pumping against the system backpressure.  […]

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How to Drive your Positive Displacement Blower

Blowers are dumb beasts. They do not know nor care what is driving them.  They just rotate and move air. There are a number of methods of driving a rotary positive displacement blower. The simplest and preferred method is a simple flexible coupling, driving the blower at the same speed as the motor.  Woods Dura-Flex […]

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Troubleshooting Pump Problems & Failures

Let Our Experts at Pye Barker Troubleshoot Pump Problems One of the major problems facing industry today is the limited number of people with sufficient skill and experience to diagnose and rectify the basic problems plaguing positive displacement pumps. Another difficulty is that the same lack of skill and experience is creating many of these […]

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There is more than one way to Dry your Air

The Many Ways to Dry your Air We frequently receive calls for an air dryer.  When pressed for specifics, the customer often has no idea how dry he needs the air to be.  He may only need to remove liquid water and contaminants from his line.  Or, he could need “instrument quality” air. The amount […]

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The Energy Saving Benefits of Converting an AOD Pump to an Internal Gear Pump

Converting an AOD Pump to an Internal Gear Pump Many customers are becoming energy conscious and are reviewing existing production equipment to look for ways to save energy. One major item of consideration is the cost of compressed air. For fluid transfer requirements, many customers will use an Air Operated Diaphragm pump. For a typical […]

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