AC induction motors have been around for well over 100 years. The technology at its core has remained unchanged as marginal improvements have been made. These improvements usually come in the form of motor efficiency and motor size. The chart below shows the motor efficiency improvements through the years. For each horsepower class the ratings […]
For this quarters newsletter we interviewed Kris Hanchette. He is the newest member of the team, joining as the VP of Sales and Marketing. Kris comes to us with an impressive background in electronics and robotics. Kris worked at MultiCam for 22 years and has known Republic for 25 years. Q. We are loving the […]
Republic Manufacturing is proud to announce the first innovation for regenerative blower technology in decades, providing a cooler, longer-lasting blower. After decades of viewing all regenerative blowers as equal, Republic Manufacturing found a way to improve the product line resulting in longer bearing life and fewer failures. I sat down with Republic CEO Zach Goff […]
Optimize your Hold Down Application. There isn’t a one-size-fits-all solution when it comes to vacuum hold down for CNC machines. The experts at Republic Manufacturing can help you select the right vacuum pump technology and size to optimize your hold down application. Optimizing the vacuum will reduce material movement or vibration which directly results […]
Because our products are used to assist many industries that are important to our daily lives, Republic has the ability to stay open during the Covid-19 Pandemic. During this time our employees follow social distancing measures, wear protective masks, and have their temperature taken before work to ensure their safety. “Coming into work during […]
Medical and healthcare facilities have an essential need of reliable equipment. Republic Central Vacuum Systems are often used in the medical industry for a wide array of applications. How Central Vacuum Systems Work These vacuum solutions run on a lead-lag system which allows pumps to turn on one by one after each cycle has finished […]
Rotary vane vacuum pumps are among the most common pieces of machinery found within the packaging industry. These direct driven and rugged pumps provide continuous duty operation while maintaining low noise levels. Available as dry-running (for oil-free applications) or oil-lubricated (where deeper vacuum is needed), they are easy to install and simple to maintain. With […]
Regenerative blowers are one of the most versatile industrial blower types within the packaging industry.
As cans or bottles move along a conveyor belt, the stream of air from the air knives quickly hits the can/bottle wiping away the moisture on both sides.
The most common causes of blower failure are very easy to avoid. During my years of providing technical assistance to Republic clients, we most commonly run into either one of two issues that lead to failure: (1) Poor Filter Maintenance, or (2)Ineffective Relief Valve Setup. POOR FILTER MAINTENANCE These blowers, as with most airflow technologies, […]