12 12, 2016

Ultrafine Dust: How Clean is 3D Printing?

3D printers are much like your typical inkjet printer, except instead of putting a layer of ink on a page, they place layer upon layer of a material typically a molten layer of polymer. When completed, these layers form a 3D object. According to 3DPrinting.com, several different technologies are commonly used including: vat photo polymerization,

28 11, 2016

The Art and Science of Dust

Here at Dual Draw, we're fascinated by dust. It's everywhere, and has been since the dawn of time. Layer upon layer upon layer of dust have buried civilizations. These layers, over the eons, tell us the story of earth -- if we're willing to look. Where Dust Comes From As you run your finger over

21 03, 2015

Smoke & Fume Dangers and Precautions

Dangerous levels of fume and smoke concentration are a common fact in the welding industry, and sometimes a normal part of the job. These industrial fumes can prove a deadly hazard to workers forced to endure long periods of exposure. Welding is a huge culprit of deadly smoke and hazardous fumes that can cause long-term

10 03, 2015

The Importance of Using Downdraft Booths

Many industries deal with dangerous chemicals, fumes, gasses, and procedures day in and out. Workers are trained thoroughly to handle such conditions, but even that is not enough to stop certain occurrences. Especially in areas that provide little ventilation, some industries are always seconds away from the next big accident. It’s a terrible truth, but

18 02, 2015

Dust Collection with DualDraw

There are countless examples that can be used to pinpoint the dangers of combustible dust. Whether you are looking at the amount of deaths caused by the various forms of combustible dust or the amount of injuries, it is a grim view. For example, in 2010, three workers were killed in an explosion in West

31 10, 2014

DualDraw Fall News :: Come by and see us at FABTECH, booth C-1034

2014 has been a busy year! Our industry presence as a premier industrial dust and fume collection equipment manufacturer continues to grow and we are happy to share with you our latest news. Fall Happenings…DualDraw will be showing an impressive display of our signature downdraft solutions at FABTECH this year. The show is next week,

29 10, 2014

Save the Date: DualDraw to exhibit at FabTech, November 11-13, Booth C1034

Atlanta, GA DualDraw will be showing its premier industrial air filtration products at the upcoming FabTech trade show, November 11-13, 2014, at Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. FabTech is North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding, and finishing event. Please make a point to stop at the DualDraw booth to take a look at

24 04, 2014

How to determine which downdraft table is the right solution

Do you have an air quality problem? Are you trying to determine if a downdraft table is the right solution? Below are two steps to start your process on how to best select a downdraft table that is just right for you. If you are unfamiliar with industrial air filtration systems that help contain dust

14 04, 2014

WSJ Article: Combustible-Dust Explosions Prompt Calls for More Oversight

Below is a link to an article from the Wall Street Journal (April 9, 2014) on combustible dust with some good information about the current status of the regulatory environment on this important safety topic. Is your organization taking the necessary precautions to prevent a potentially fatal explosive dust accident?  We, at DualDraw, can work

13 03, 2014

OSHA Combustible Dust Update

DualDraw representatives recently attended the Power Bulk & Solids Conference in Chicago, May 6th-8th.  It was here they were able to attend a particularly interesting educational seminar on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA’s) Combustible Dust National Emphasis Program (NEP). The NEP works to enforce OSHA combustible dust guidelines by inspecting facilities that generate

17 10, 2013

DualDraw Serves the Community

DualDraw in Action: Lots of food to handle for Bobby Torres. Billy Aragon stacking boxes like a master! A boxing food frenzy! On Tuesday October 8, 2013, DualDraw took time out from our busy factory floor and spent the afternoon in service to a local Denver organization called Food Bank of the Rockies. The regional