The design of any air dryer is critical to its life span. Many dryers, especially the smaller dryers for air compressors with capacities from 0.45 to 2.5 m ³ /min are built to price.
There are a number of components that make up a dryer. They are a Freon compressor, a heat exchanger to cool the compressed air to 3 ° C and the finned condenser coil with its electric fan.
It’s the condenser coil and the fan that invariably causes a dryer’s premature failure. The fan, on many small capacity dryers has a bush, not a bearing. Atmospheric dust and dirt cause it to fail, the fan motor burns out, the fan stops, and the Freon system gets excessively hot. The high gas temperature now burns out the Freon compressor winding as well.
Result, a dryer that you will need a new Freon compressor, a new fan motor, plus the cost of the gas and the technicians time and travel expenses and you may as well go and purchase a new dryer! If the fan bush does not fail, the close fin design of the condenser is the next cause of failure. As dirt blocks the cooling air flow through the condenser the gas temperature rises, the fan switch overworks, the bush works harder along with the fan motor. Either an elevated gas temperature “kills” the Freon compressor or again the bush fails! Result, a busted dryer that will cost more than it’s worth to repair.
The TX Series of air dryers is a “bomb” proof air dryer that will work in any site conditions that it is exposed to…
Why, because the design is radically different. It has a static condenser. It’s the same as your wide spaced freezer condenser panel at home. An evaporative cooler with no fan. That means no bush, no close fin spacing, so dirt cannot accumulate on the condenser coil. There are only 3 moving parts on the dryer, an electric condensate drain, the Freon compressor and a rotary dew point indicator.
The Freon circuit is very different to a “normal” dryer. The gas leaving the compressor is passed into the static coil for cooling by atmospheric heat exchange, then to the air to Freon exchanger, this cools the hot Freon and re-heats the c/air ready to enter the air line. The gas then passes to the main air to Freon exchanger to cool the compressed air to dew point. From there it returns to the compressor. It’s the most reliable dryer ever built in the last 4 decades.
It is the ultimate in compressed air dryer reliability in the international market
3 YEAR WARRANTY as off the 1st of May 2018 we areoffering a three year warranty from the date of sale.
Yes I guess you can always shave a few rand of a price, anybody can always make a cheaper widget.
But you need a client that comes back with a smile not a scowl, right? Have a super month.