A spark arrestor can be defined as an element that intercepts flammable debris from combustion sources in order to prevent fires. Early spark arrestors, commonly designed as spiral shaped cones, were employed in steam locomotives to separate embers from the exhaust through centrifugal force. Read More... Spark Arrestor
The True In-line Spark Arrestor / Suppressor / Trap Spark Arrestor cools sparks/embers that cause fires and explosions in a dust collector. It isn't just a spark trap! Most advanced spark suppressor technology available on the market today. In 2003, QAM re-engineered a forgotten technology discovered and used (in the USA), in the 1960's, for mist eliminators, wet scrubbers and spark traps (in Japan). Extinguishes and cools sparks / burning embers from welding fumes, plasma cutting table, grinding, polishing, buffing, belt sanders, furnaces, biomass boilers, and any application which creates a possible spark hazard. Prevents fires and explosions in all dust collection and ducted systems. Static device, with no moving parts, requiring no additional dust collection recipient. No water or chemical retardants are injected. In-line spark arrestor device, is easy to apply, install, use and maintain. Available in any duct size and airflow required, we can custom design your spark arrestor to fit any of your facility's requirements. Rolled-edge (for clamp together duct) option. Stainless steel, high abrasion, high temperature (up to 2000 degF)optional construction.
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