Category Archives: Vacuum Pumps

Tuthill Application Spotlight: Vacuum Sterilization

Many items used in the medical field require sterilization to prevent the spread of infection. Before they can be used items including surgical tools, catheters, bandages, plastic containers, towels, and electronic components must sterilized. While steam is the conventional method used for sterilization, some items are not conducive to this type of sterilization. Vacuum sterilization […]

Looking for Authorized Tuthill System Repair?

Gasho serves the northeast with authorized Tuthill vacuum pump and blower system repair services from their Avon, MA and West Chester, PA locations. Since acquiring NERC (NorthEast Repair Center) in 2017, Gasho has been serving the northeastern United States with dependable and timely repair services. Gasho provides system repairs from our locations in Avon, MA […]

Tuthill Vacuum Boosters

Many industrial applications for vacuum boosters require a deeper vacuum and increased volumetric flow, with pressures that vary from 0.1 to 100 mmHg.  These vacuum booster applications are commonly found in industrial sectors such as chemical, pharmaceutical, vacuum furnace, and steel degassing. The processes involve degassing, distillation, drying, freeze drying, transformer drying, metallurgical treatment, and […]

Industrial Vacuum Pumps: Five Options Meet a Variety of Needs

Industrial vacuum pumps are used in a variety of applications and markets. A diverse range of industries benefit from industrial vacuum pumps, including: power plants, chemical, pharmaceutical, paper mills, food processing, and more. Advances in technology have lead to more diverse and widespread use of specialized industrial vacuum pumps. Gasho offers a variety of industrial […]

Spotlight on Kinney Liquid Ring Vacuum Pumps

KLRC Liquid Ring Vacuum Pumps and Carbon Fiber Products Manufacturing Carbon fiber products offer advantages for advanced material solutions such as light-weight, high-tensile strength, manufacturing flexibility and heat resistance. Carbon fibers are fibers about 5–10 micrometres in diameter and composed mostly of carbon atoms. To produce a carbon fiber, the carbon atoms are bonded together […]

Using Vacuum Pumps in the Degassing Process

Degasification refers to the process of removing dissolved gases from water or aqueous solutions. According to Henry’s Law, the amount of a dissolved gas with a liquid corresponds proportionally with its partial pressure. This means that putting a solution under reduced pressure will make the dissolved gas less soluble and easier to separate. The degassing process […]