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How to Determine the Annual Running Cost of a Vacuum Pump

If you are considering purchasing a vacuum pump, it is important to understand the annual running costs associated with the pump. The annual running cost of a vacuum pump is determined by several factors, including but not limited to the cost of electricity, the operating hours of the pump, and the efficiency of the pump.
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16 Jan, 2023 | vacuum pump, vacuum pump costs |

Why is Vacuum Technology so Important to the Maple Syrup Industry?

Vacuum technology is increasingly being used in the maple syrup industry for the efficient gathering of maple sap. The traditional method of collecting maple sap involves drilling a hole into the maple tree and inserting a spile, or tap, to allow the sap to flow into a bucket or other container. This method has several limitations, including the potential for contamination and the need to regularly collect and replace the sap-filled containers.
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10 Questions to Ask Yourself When Selecting a Vacuum Pump for Your Application

When selecting a vacuum pump for your application, there are many important factors to consider. To ensure that you choose the right vacuum pump for your needs, it is important to ask yourself the following questions:
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19 Dec, 2022 | vacuum pump, pump application |

6 Advantages Afforded to Companies Using Oil-Free Vacuum Pumps

Oil-free vacuum pumps and oil-sealed vacuum pumps are two common types of vacuum pumps that are used in many different applications. Oil-free vacuum pumps operate without the use of oil, while oil-sealed vacuum pumps use oil to lubricate and seal the moving parts of the pump.
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13 Dec, 2022 | oil free, vacuum pump |

Understanding the Right Vacuum Pump for Your Food Application

Various food processing applications require diverse vacuum pump attributes and they can differ a great deal. With such a vast array of vacuum pump options on the market, the question is how to evaluate suitability for your specific needs?
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Drying Cannabis for THC & CBD Oil Extraction

How involved is vacuum in the drying process for cannabis? Take a look at this blog post from Leybold that highlights the most common drying methods used in the extraction and distillation of cannabis.
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Why all the buzz around dry vacuum technology?

"Dry technology" is a term that gets thrown around in the vacuum world quite a bit. But, what does that mean? And how can that benefit your process?
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Why the Affordable Trivac T is ideal for Your Laboratory Application

As universities and research labs make preparations for the fall season, cost effective equipment and supply solutions are top of mind. Intlvac stands ready to assist you in getting your lab up and running quickly by putting an affordable vacuum pump within your reach.
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Intlvac is Open!

Intlvac has taken action consistent with guidance from Health Canada as well as provincial and local authorities to ensure the safety and well being of our employees, customers and vendors.
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26 Mar, 2020 |

Top 5 Vacuum Pump Maintenance Tips to Optimize Productivity

You can get the most out of your pump investment and maximize its useful life by performing some regular maintenance on the unit. When it comes to preventative maintenance, many of these items you can do in-house and can save you from huge potential headaches down the road.
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15 Nov, 2019 | vacuum pump maintenance |

Why You Need Dry Vacuum for Freeze Drying Applications

Many of today’s freeze dryers incorporate yesterday’s vacuum technology where you are likely to experience lost production due to downtime for service, maintenance, or slowed cycle time. Today’s vacuum technology can help reduce operating and maintenance costs with little to no downtime.
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History of Leybold and Vacuum Pump Technology

The history of Leybold spans a period of over 165 years. Innovative vacuum technology was continually put to use in order to make possible the customer’s applications and enable continuous progress. Take a look at the timeline to see how the development of vacuum technology has developed over more than a century.
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11 Jun, 2019 | leybold, history, vacuum pump history |

Making the Wet vs Dry Vacuum Pump Decision

Although oil-sealed vacuum pumps have been an industrial workhorse for decades, the proven advantages of dry vacuum pump technology are causing a shift in the industry.
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Explosion Risk Mitigation 101: Know Your Safety Regulations

From time to time Intlvac would like to offer our customers opportunities to learn about vacuum pumps beyond just the operation and maintenance aspects. Leybold’s Vacuum Academy is offering an information session with an in-house specialist to enhance your understanding and keep you apprised of issues that may concern your operation.
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Advantages of Leybonol Perfluoropolyether (PFPE) Fluid for your Leybold Vacuum Pump

In many applications, particularly those with high temperature or aggressive chemical environments, the use of synthetic lubricants like perfluoropolyether (PFPE) offers superior characteristics compared to mineral oil. PFPE fluids are free of additives, chemically inert, and thermally stable. If you are operating a Leybold vacuum pump, please consult us at Intlvac Inc to learn if your application is suitable for the use of PFPE fluid.
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