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Are High Velocity Fans Good?

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Are High Velocity Fans Good?   If you're looking for alternatives to using air conditioning in an industrial setting, you're probably wondering if high velocity fans will work well. The answer depends on the situation. In some circumstances, they will work great, while in others, you'll want to look at other alternatives. Here are some of the ins-and-outs of these big fans. Consider the Fan Style Many high velocity fans, such as the Triangle Engineering high velocity fans, are of the "drum" variety. These look like giant drums, and the sides cause the air to be directed in a beam-like pattern....

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What is a High Velocity Fan?

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What is a High Velocity Fan?   High velocity fans move large quantities of air at high speeds. They are often used for cooling, but can also be used to dry out areas that have been flooded, get rid of fumes, and for other such purposes. Because of their many uses, they come in a variety of sizes, mounting methods, and even a few different shapes. Fans for Cooling People When the goal is to keep people cool, a high velocity fan can be aimed at the people to get the job done. This is especially effective when the people are...

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What Does High Velocity Fan Mean?

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What Does High Velocity Fan Mean?   A high velocity fan doesn't just push a lot of air in a short period of time. It is made to project the air long distances, such as down assembly lines or onto sports players who are sitting on a bench. Such fans are typically used where it is not practical to have them set up very close to the target area. Blowing a "Beam" of Air Across a Space The ability to blow beams of air over long distances comes in handy in a surprising number of situations. Factories and warehouses use it...

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What Is The Best High Velocity Fan?

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What Is The Best High Velocity Fan? High velocity fans (also known as air cannons) are exceptional solutions for any application that requires cooling the temperature in a large area. These fans can be used both indoors and outdoors for numerous reasons. Whether you have a large crowd of sports fans or employees working in a warm facility, a high velocity fan can keep many people cool. Once you know high velocity fans can serve your exact needs, only one question remains, “What is the best high velocity fan?” This blog will discuss the three top high velocity fans you...

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What Fan is Best for Cooling?

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What Fan is Best for Cooling?   If you take a close look at the fan-based options for cooling, you'll see that there are several designs. Some use the basic form of simply spinning blades in a circle, while others add water to the equation. Even those that have the basic design are available in a few different formats. Which one is best for cooling? The answer depends on the situation, as well as whether or not the area to be cooled has to remain dry. Here are a few of the top scenarios and which fans are best for them:...

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