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Morse Air Systems become AMCA Members

Morse Air Systems have announced they are Australia’s first specialised Industrial and Process Fan Engineering Company to be accepted as a member of the Air Movement and Control Association...

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Morse Air Systems Further Develops Infrastructure and Facilities Maintenance

Management and maintenance of existing major infrastructure and new infrastructure as it comes online is often a hidden, yet critical, engineering task that can often go unnoticed...

the importance of a reliable supply chain

The Importance of a Reliable Supply Chain

In any industry it is important to have a reliable supply chain; otherwise you could find it becomes the Achilles heel of your business. At Morse Air Systems we believe the management of...

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Morse Air Systems Secures Projects in Latin America

The last 12 months has been a very busy period for our engineering and manufacturing team. Having secured various projects in Latin America late in 2013, we have just completed one of the last...

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On Top of the World....Morse Can Help You with Your Onsite Requirements

Over the past few years Morse Air Systems have worked hard at developing a high performance onsite team. The focus has been on building up a range of skills and expertise that will benefit our...

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Morse Air Systems Finalist in Engineering Award

Morse Air Systems in Ferntree Gully has won a Commendation for one of its products at the prestigious Victorian Engineering Excellence Awards in the Product Design and Manufacturing...

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The Rules to Make Sure Your Fan is a Failure!!

We know sometimes things are all a bit too serious, so this issue we have decided to address the critical issue of industrial fan specifications and technical details with a touch of humour, but...

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Is your fan built to last?

The rotating component of a fan is called an impeller, and is arguable the most important part of the fan. The impeller is designed from fluid dynamic specifications such as volume flow and pressure...

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Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Did you know that air weighs 1.2 kg per cubic meter and when a fan moves this weight of air energy is required. Take an average Powder Coating Booth with a Reverse Pulse Dust Collector. ...

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Breakdown Service

Recently "A" customer, who shall remain nameless, and who runs a large manufacturing concern had to meet a very critical chronological & geographic requirement (he had to be at a cricket match ...

powering your fan

Powering Your Fan

At Morse Air Systems we are constantly coming across power problems brought to us by our customers. Here are a few of them to show not only the sorts of problems that can arise but what ...

the air we breathe

The Air We Breathe!

Spare a thought for the air that we breathe. As humans, we breathe normally at approximately 6 litres of air per minute. This equates to about ½ kilogram of air per hour. ...

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My Fan is too Noisy

These days noise is an important environmental and OH&S issue. For the most part when dealing with fans it is the “rush” or roar at an inlet or outlet that is the problem. ...

what is a fan

What is a Fan - Fan Laws

Part 1 in a Technical Series by Michael Morse. A fan is a volume machine that shovels air. The bigger the shovel the greater the air flow. Fans are predictable and follow a strict set of laws. ...

critical speed of shafts

Critical Speed of Shafts

The critical speed is the theoretical angular velocity which excites the natural frequency of a rotating object, such as a shaft. As the speed of rotation approaches the objects natural frequency, ...

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Fan Resonance - Other Failure Modes

In previous issues we have talked about natural frequencies as applied to the shaft /impeller assembly. There is another issue that can sometimes lead to problems in operation, ...

high temp plug fan for furnace engineering

High Temp Plug Fan for Furnace Engineering

Morse Air Systems has recently been supplying Furnace Engineering with a new generation high temperature plug fan. Furnace Engineering is one of Australia’s premier designers and ...

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Split Cooling Fans

Some years ago John Welsh Gearboxes had a cooling fan on the main drive shaft that had failed and needed urgent replacement. Morse designed and fabricated a split fan instead of the ...