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Pros & Cons of FRP vs. Coated Steel High Plume Exhaust Fans

Today’s post will be included in the Summer 2021 Flow in the Know quarterly newsletter. It is the feature of the reoccurring section, “Pick of the Quarter,” where we highlight one of our 19 manufacturers and the engineered HVAC equipment solutions we provide. In this post we’ve created a “cheat sheet” for selecting the right high plume…

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A Year in Review – Flow Tech’s Recap of 2017

Although it’s the end of January, the excitement and hopefulness of the new year is still upon us. We didn’t want our customers and followers to miss out on our traditional, Year in A Glance Recap. So, we thought it better to post a little later than not at all. As you think about the future and what 2018 has in store please enjoy a recap of what 2017 brought Flow Tech…

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My Lederhosen are in the Wash – Flowtoberfest 2017 Recap

When you think of Oktoberfest you typically picture steins overflowing with beer, wursts, and pretzels, music, contests, and let us not forget men celebrating in lederhosen and women in traditional Bavarian garb. We’re happy to report that the 4th Annual Flowtoberfest pretty much nailed the typical Oktoberfest image right down to the lederhosen! Keep reading to get a recap of Flow Tech’s annual customer appreciation event – Flowtoberfest 2017…

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MKP fans

Fans 101: M.K. Plastics Axial and Centrifugal Fans

Today’s post comes from our manufacturer, M.K. Plastics’ blog, and it will explain the difference between the different type of fans they manufacture. Two general classifications of fans exist, centrifugal fans and axial flow fans. What sets them apart is how air passes through the wheel….

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M.K. Plastics Direct Drive Fan Arrangements

One of our ongoing missions is to educate mechanical engineers and design professionals about our products and engineered systems. Part of the Flow Tech advantage is that we, along with our manufacturers, help develop HVAC solutions that are the most appropriate and energy-efficient for the application. Facilitating lunch and learns, exhibiting at trade shows and one-on-one meetings are all some of the ways we provide education and recommendations. More recently we’ve begun to utilize our blog for educational/design recommendation posts as well. M.K. Plastics (MKP), our corrosion-resistant exhaust system manufacturer, periodically releases technical articles to us that feature similar design recommendations. Today’s post comes from their latest technical article which discusses designing direct drive fan arrangements…

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