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 […]
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 […]
Regenerative blowers are one of the most versatile industrial blower types within the packaging industry.
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, […]
Regenerative blowers, as a technology, are typically only meant to handle fairly standard ambient temperatures up to a hot summer day outdoors. They are not meant to handle any kind of heated inlet air, which should be handled by more advanced technologies such as our centrifugal blowers with water cooled bearings. Within the next few […]
Often, I receive calls that sound similar to this, “I have an X horsepower blower that I want to replace with a Republic blower. What blower do I need?” Many times companies will try to match up blowers simply based on horsepower size and this can quickly lead to operation problems in the field. Even […]
It’s the last week of the month and Republic is working quickly and efficiently to get orders assembled and shipped out to our customers. Cheers to another month of serving our customers. We look forward to what June has in store for us!
Written by: Chloe Chavez Today at our Distributor Conference, Ray Ralph, owner of R.E. Morrison and Canadian distributor of Republic products gave a presentation on bakery applications. The Bakery industry is one of Ray’s favorite industries. He explained that there are 12 potential sales in each bakery. Bakery Applications: Pneumatic Conveying Bin Bottom Aeration Vacuum […]