Regular Air Knife
What is an Air Knife System?
Air Knife Systems utilize compressed air for industrial applications. The curtain like airflow of the Air Knife (air curtain) is used to: dry, clean, remove excess oils, liquids and dust from your application. The Air Knife may also be used for: printing and labeling, part or component cooling, converting and packaging, films and laminating, form and fill, sheet and web materials, bag opening/fill operations, conveying, food processing and paint preparation.
|Advanced Air Knife Comparison|
|Temperature Rating||Corrosion Rating|
|Aluminum Regular Air Knife||275°F (135°C)||Good|
|Stainless Steel (Type 303) Regular Air Knife||400°F (204°C)||Excellent|
|*Stainless Steel (Type 316) Regular Air Knife
|*Available upon special request|
The Regular Air Knife provides good performance with a 30:1 air amplification ratio that is less efficient than the Advanced Air Knife. Air consumption is ~3.4 SCFM per inch at 80 PSIG. The Regular Air Knife is a good choice when a less expensive alternative is required. It has slightly higher noise levels and uses more compressed air than the Advanced Air Knife.