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World AG Expo

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February 13-15, 2024 Tulare, CA Come visit us with the Pina Brothers at booth A17. The International Agri-Center®, known for World Ag Expo® and California Antique Equipment Show™. The International Agri-Center® is also home to the AgVentures!® Learning Center & Museum, IAC Livestock & Equestrian Complex, facility rentals, and much more. For any questions please […]

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Maintaining a Reciprocating Compressor

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Maintaining a reciprocating compressor is crucial to ensure its efficient and reliable operation. Regular maintenance helps prevent breakdowns, extend the compressor’s lifespan, and optimize performance. Here are some essential tips for reciprocating compressor maintenance: Read the Manual: Refer to the manufacturer’s manual for specific maintenance guidelines, schedules, and safety instructions. Each compressor model may have […]

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FSC Reciprocating Air Compressors

How to Make Informed Decisions When Selecting A Reciprocating Compressor

FSC Reciprocating Air Compressors

Reciprocating air compressors, also known as piston compressors, are an economical compressor system ideal for intermittent duty cycles. At FS-Curtis, we carry oil-lubricated, oil-free, and gas-driven reciprocating compressor models. Our designs range from the small .75HP to a larger industrial model that goes up to 30HP. When it comes to selecting one for your operation, […]

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FS-SmartConnect

FS-SmartConnect: Unlocking IoT Benefits for Your Compressed Air System

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In today’s interconnected world, the Internet of Things (IoT) has taken a predominant role in various industries as a way for users to easily interact with their machines. As computers started becoming more powerful, the internet became more interconnected than ever before, which, in turn, created brand-new opportunities in nearly every industry. More particularly, with […]

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FS-Curtis Launches the New iCommand Touch Plus

  FS-Curtis is eager to announce the launch of our next generation of compressor controllers: the iCommand-Touch+. Compared to our previous iCommand-Touch controller, the iCommand-Touch+ helps optimize performance, save energy, limit downtime, and save money. This new controller delivers improved flexibility and functionality via a simple HMI touchscreen. The 7” full-color screen displays real-time information […]

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FS-Curtis Starts the New Year by Launching a New IoT Monitoring – FS-SmartConnect

  Here at FS-Curtis, we are eager to announce our new and improved IoT monitoring feature, the FS-SmartConnect! Providing customers with peace of mind, the FS-SmartConnect is changing the way data is tracked and will be available to customers February 2022. This intuitive monitoring tool will ensure each compressor’s system performance, efficiency, and health status […]

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Improve Plant Efficiency with Plant Engineering’s 2020 Product of the Year

Named Plant Engineering’s 2020 Product of the Year, the innovative design of the NxHE has been recognized for improving plant efficiency and minimizing maintenance. FS-Curtis, a US-based air compressor manufacturer, launched its NxHE two-stage rotary screw air compressor late in 2019. The NxHE offers several benefits over a traditional single-stage air compressor, such as the power efficiency, which has been maximized.  Power efficiency has been maximized with FS-Curtis’ exclusive profile air end, centrifugal fan, and […]

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How To Use A Compressor Safely

Although compressed air is commonly used to deliver power at construction sites, manufacturing facilities, and automotive garages, it should be treated with the same caution as other energy sources. It’s vital that compressed air system operators have proper training, read all instruction manuals thoroughly, and understand how to mitigate safety risks and potential damage. It […]

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Air-Cooled vs. Water-Cooled Compressors

When selecting a rotary compressor, there are two cooling configurations to choose from: air-cooled or water-cooled. The choice between an air-cooled or water-cooled compressor is made based on the air compressor’s size, location, and utilities. Therefore, it is essential to explore the difference between air-cooled versus water-cooled compressors to decide which is the best for […]

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Compressed Air Best Practices Expo November 2-4, 2021

That’s right! We are heading back to Compressed Air Best Practices (CABP) Expo this year! FS-Curtis will be partnering with sister company, FS-Elliott, at booth #203 at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center in Chicago, IL from November 2nd-4th. CABP expands on the information covered in the BEST PRACTICES Magazines and brings it to life at […]

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Why Go Oil-Free?

Oil-free compressors are air compressors that operate without oil in the compression chamber. Oil-free compressors utilize other types of technology like water or Teflon-coated materials to lubricate the compressor chamber. The absence of oil in the compression chamber reduces the chance that your end-product and application will be contaminated by oil. The International Standards Organization (ISO) created ISO 8573-1 to measure quality […]

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FS-Curtis Launches New Eco-Turbo Air Cooled/Water Cooled Centrifugal Air Compressor

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI, UNITED STATES, July 15, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ — FS-Curtis, a leading manufacturer of reciprocating, rotary screw, and oil-less air compressors is pleased to announce the launch of the new ECO-Turbo Series. FS-Curtis, headquartered in St. Louis, MO., launched this innovative compressor on the market nationally on June 17th, 2021. “After being known primarily […]

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