Mestek Machinery Recognized for Excellence in Innovation

Mestek Machinery, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has been recognized by the AHR Expo and its co-sponsors (ASHRAE and AHRI) as being a Finalist in the Tools & Instruments Category of the 2017 AHR Expo    Innovation Awards Competition for...

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10 Components You’ll Find in an HVAC System

Duct pipes are the most visible aspect of the delivery and removal of air in heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. But the long, curving silver pipes are just one piece of the ductwork architecture necessary to create a...

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HVAC Meets the Challenge of Climate Change – and Goes Further

HVAC is huge. The global HVAC equipment market is expected to exceed $140 billion by 2018, according to authoritative forecasts. And guess what? That’s the exact big number that a dozen American companies have promised in low-carbon investments to...

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Bending Without the Bender: Roll Forming Bends

Although the hydraulic bender is one of the most versatile pieces of equipment in a fabricator’s arsenal, there are some applications that are just not feasible for that machine. For instance, there are several seam types found in HVAC,...

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So You’re Bending for: Signage

Due to the widespread use of sheet metal in different capacities, we see machinery like hydraulic brake presses put to use in a variety of applications. In this blog, we look at how the signage industry puts brake presses...

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