Leading Portable Dust Collector Manufacturers

Portable Dust Collectors

Portable dust collectors, or source collectors, minimize air particle contamination in workshops, plants and manufacturing facilities by gathering in air at the source of the contamination and filtering it. Typically small in size, portable dust collectors have an air filtration system that is self-contained within the unit, adding both mobility and maneuverability. Read More…

Portable Dust Collectors Portable dust collectors, or source collectors, minimize air particle contamination in workshops, plants and manufacturing facilities by gathering in air at the source of the contamination and filtering it.

Scientific Dust Collectors (SDC) began in 1981 when our first patent for improving filter cleaning was issued. Since then, SDC has been issued a number of additional related patents for improvements in dust collector cleaning technologies including our patented nozzle-based cleaning system which is superior to other collectors. Combined with our High Side Inlets, Wide Filter Spacing, and Inlet...

Scientific Dust Collectors $$$

Griffin Filters is a trusted and dedicated leading manufacturer in the dust collector industry. We offer a wide selection of dust collectors with customization options available in order to serve various industries. Our experts are committed to manufacturing high-quality dust collectors that fit our customers' needs at competitive prices. Since its start in 1950, Griffin Filters has been setting...

Griffin Filters $$$

Ever since our inception in 1989, Robovent has been a leader in the manufacturing and design of ventilation and filtration systems. We have experience coming up with solutions to protect our customers from a wide range of dust, including aluminum dust, cast iron grinding dust, fertilizer dust, and more. Industries we serve include automotive, military, construction, medical, and aerospace. For a...

RoboVent $$$

Our world-class facilities set us apart from the competition. We work hard to make our customers happy with our air filters. We can provide what you need to keep your air clean in whatever industry you are in. Our goal is to exceed your expectations so you can focus on what you do best! Whether you need support in design, products, delivery, or support, we can supply it all!

Clean Air Technology Solutions $$$

Our world-class facilities set us apart from the competition. We work hard to make our customers happy with our dust collector systems. We can provide what you need to keep your air clean in whatever industry you are in. Our goal is to exceed your expectations so you can focus on what you do best! Whether you need support in design, products, delivery, or support, we can supply it all!

Environmental Clean Air Company $$$

Here at Camfil APC, we understand that during the manufacturing process dust and other pollutants are introduced to the air. In order to combat this we have a wide variety of dust collecting systems that include, but are not limited to, our Gold Series® Industrial Dust Collector, Quad Pulse Package, and our Zephyr III®. We service the food & beverage, chemical processing, pharmaceutical,...

Camfil APC $$$

Our dust collecting systems are designed to eliminate respirable airborne contaminants from the work environment. Eliminating airborne contamination in the workspace can lead to better employee performance and a lower rate of absenteeism.

Midwest Finishing Systems, Inc. $$$
Get Your Company Listed
placeholder image Scientific Dust Collectors Griffin Filters RoboVent Clean Air Technology Solutions Environmental Clean Air Company Camfil APC Midwest Finishing Systems, Inc.

Portable dust collectors solve air pollution problems by drawing in contaminated air at the source, trapping harmful particles and releasing clean air back. Portable dust collectors are particularly useful in isolated locations or paired with other portable equipment. Portable dust collectors can also provide a good solution for small shops, temporary shops or shops that have multiple dust-producing workstations that are not used concurrently.

Common applications for portable dust collectors include the collection of welding smoke, plastic dust, chemical fumes, pharmaceutical dust, soldering fumes, wood dust, grinding dusts, dust debris and other fine particles. Industries that benefit from portable dust collectors include pharmaceutical, metal grinding, woodworking, composite manufacturing, blasting and welding. As the dust collecting industry advances, smaller and more efficient portable dust collection equipment is being developed to meet increasingly strict environmental regulations.

Portable dust collectors are simply media, electrostatic or cartridge dust collectors that can be moved around to various workstations for localized dust collection. Portable dust collectors typically are made mobile by casters attached to the bottom of the base or by handles or straps by which they can be carried. Containing a single filtration system, portable dust collectors are intended to extract contaminated air and capture any harmful particles.

The attached suction arm is usually externally supported by adjustable support mechanisms and includes handles on the hood so that the arm can be easily maneuvered. The hood is designed to collect contaminated air and direct it into the exhaust dust system through an air diverter that provides a higher face velocity and a more uniform air flow. The portable dust collection system is activated by an electrical panel that typically includes an on/off switch and a filter gauge.

An electric motor located inside of the collection unit creates the suction needed to extract the dirty air, and in most cases is powered through a power cord connected to an electrical outlet, although smaller units may be battery-operated. Although they have their limitations, portable dust collectors provide a number of advantages over standard dust collectors.

First, portable dust collectors are easy to move and position, allowing easy adjustments and convenience in transferability. Second, they require a relatively low capital investment. Third, portable dust collectors have much smaller space requirements than integrated dust collection systems. Portable dust collectors are also available in a wide range of sizes and added features, such as the addition of high efficiency particulate (HEPA) filters.

Portable Dust Collector Informational Video

 

Dust Collector Power Pages

Baghouses

Baghouses

A baghouse is a pollution control device that uses tubes, envelopes, or cartridges to remove, capture, and separate dirt, particulate matter, and dust from the air of a manufacturing or processing facility. The main components of a baghouse are the media or bags used to filter the particles from the air as it passes through the system...

Dust Collection Systems

Dust Collection Systems

A dust collection system is a system that removes particulate contaminants from the air in production facilities, workshops, and industrial complexes. The system cleans air by forcing it through a series of airtight filters...

Explosion-Proof Vacuums and Dust Collectors

Explosion Proof Industrial Vacuum Cleaner

Explosion-proof vacuums are vacuum systems that use compressed air, electricity, and cyclonic motion to prevent the ignition of gasses or vapors and operate at temperatures that will not ignite a possibly flammable atmosphere...

Jet Dust Collectors

Jet Dust Collectors

A jet dust collector is a suction filtration unit that pulls dust ladened air into a filtration system that collects particulate matter and releases clean air. The filters of jet dust collectors are cleaned by compressed air that uses...

Types of Dust Collectors

Baghouse Dust Collector

During the Industrial Revolution in 1852, when companies began producing high volumes of industrial waste like fine dust, wood dust, and other particles, an American named S.T. Jones applied for the first dust collector patent...

Central Vacuum Cleaning Systems

Central Vacuum System

A central vacuum is a vacuum cleaning method that is built into the structure of a building and offers access through connections in rooms and hallways. Architects and designers choose central vacuum systems for their...

Types of Vacuum Cleaners

Types of Vacuum Cleaners

Vacuum cleaners use suction to collect dirt, dust, waste products from industrial processes, and other debris for disposal, recycling, or reuse. They are mainly used for building maintenance and cleaning of industrial space...

Automation Systems

Automation Systems

An automation system is an integration of sensors, controls, and actuators designed to perform a function with minimal or no human intervention. The field concerned in this subject is called Mechatronics which is an...

Industrial Blowers

Industrial Blowers

An industrial blower is a device that enhances the air flow in a workspace effectively and efficiently using an electric motor, impeller, and airfoils. The purpose and function of industrial blowers is to be a permanent addition to a workspace to increase airflow and...

Air Handling Equipment
Featured Industries