There has been a drop in the amount of filtered air.Causes:
a) The bags are overfilled with dust. Solution: Clean the bags
via one of the following methods: mechanical cleaning, pulse jet cleaning, or shaker method.
b) The hopper is overfilled with dust. Solution:
Remove the dust from the hopper.Problem #2:
The velocity of the air passage is too high.Causes:
a) The ventilator’s speed is set too high. Solution:
check the amps that the fan is set at.
b) The frame of the system is too large. Solution:
if it is causing an issue, size down the frame.
c) Incorrect air passage in the system frame. Solution:
ensure that everything is duly sealed and that the dampers are properly directing the air.Problem #3:
A large quantity of dust has accumulated at the outlet.Causes:
a) The filter bags are damaged. Solution:
replace them with new ones.
b) The filter bags aren’t properly installed. Solution:
Redo the installation of the filter bags and check that all of the dimensions match up.Problem #4:
There is a large pressure differential of clean and contaminated air.Cause:
The filter bag is overfilled with dust. Solution:
Clean the bags via one of the following methods: mechanical cleaning, pulse jet cleaning, or shaker method.Problem #5:
The hopper is getting filled up too quickly.Causes:
a) Material bridging is taking place. Solution:
destroy the bridged material.
b) The unloading mechanism is malfunctioning. Solution:
Have a repair done or replace the unloading mechanism.Problem #6:
Moisture is accumulating in the dust collectorCauses:
a) The temperature inside the baghouse is below the dew point. Solution:
Increase the gas temperature and install insulation for the device.
b) Cold connection points. Solution:
Use insulation to ensure metal line isn’t causing condensation.
c) The device isn’t sufficiently cleaned after the factory’s processes are powered off. Solution:
Keep the device on for an extra ten minutes at the end of your daily operations.Torch-Air’s baghouses
are simple in design and feature high-quality components which ensures ease of installation and servicing
along with long-lasting, efficient filtering, rendering little troubleshooting necessary.