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From blogs, and technical briefs to case studies and application reviews – read and download some of our valuable examples of metalworking waste stream solutions, new technology and the challenges facing others in your industry with today’s material handling applications. To see how you can join our other customers who are profiting more from properly managing their scrap and fluid handling processes, contact us.

Candle Filter

Download     Proven to Extend Tool Life By Up to 25% Fine Particulate Filtration for Cutting & Grinding Applications The PRAB Candle Filter is specifically engineered to efficiently remove fine particulate from spent oil in honing and EDM applications, and in tungsten carbide tool and steel ball grinding applications. Filter uses media in a long cylinder that houses more […]

PRAB Manual Centrifuge

Download     Minimize Maintenance & Haul-Away Costs Consistent, Reliable Operation with No Consumable Media Required PRAB Manual Centrifuges give you all the benefits of centrifugal separation (including no need for consumable media) plus the PRAB advantage of an easily removable rubber liner for simple clean up. Use as a stand-alone unit or incorporate into a custom engineered filtration system […]

PRAB Semi-Automatic Centrifuge

Download     Eliminate Consumable Media and Minimize Maintenance Discharge Solids to Waste Drums Using no filters or consumables and very few moving parts, the PRAB Semi-automatic Centrifuge moves solid particulate away from liquid and toward the rotor wall, where it is compacted and can be removed during cleaning.   Features: Patented, simple, single-motor design All 316 stainless steel wetted […]

PRAB Automatic Centrifuge

Download     Eliminate Consumable Media and Minimize Maintenance Discharge Solids to Waste Drums Automatically Using no filters or consumables and very few moving parts, the PRAB Automatic Centrifuge moves solid particulate away from liquid and toward the rotor wall, where it is compacted and removed automatically during the pre-set cleaning cycle.   Features: Patented, simple, single-motor design All 316 […]

Semi-Permanent Media Vacuum Filters

Download     Proven to Improve Surface Finish by an Average of 27% Remove Particulate Down to 10 Microns PRAB’s Mon-A-Matic™ semi-permanent media vacuum filter uses a synthetic filter media to reduce operational costs while providing fine particulate removal.   System Features: Semi-permanent back flushable media eliminates cost of maintenance and disposable media Removes particulate down to 10 microns Backflushes […]

Maximizing Conveyor Life Under Press

As seen in ‘Modern Metals Magazine’   “There are critical elements necessary in the design phase that will reduce the impact of force from scrap- ensuring good material flow, reducing downtime and maintenance, and helping to keep operators focused on press output.” –Bob Anspaugh, conveyor sales engineer for PRAB Inc. Q: Why a steel belt for metal stamping scrap? A: […]

Cast Iron Machining – Removing Graphite from Cutting Fluids

The graphite released from machining cast iron quickly fouls filtration media, preventing flow. The concentration of graphite particles, as well as the iron particles increases so that large amounts of sludge build up at the bottom of takes, lines and machine bases. To remove the sludge, production must be shut down for manual cleaning. In addition to the labor […]

Overcoming the Operational Challenges of Wastewater Regulatory Compliance

Meet Regulatory Requirements and Achieve Cost Savings with Wastewater Treatment Technologies By Tim Hanna, Vice President Business Development, PRAB     Introduction Wastewater compliance management is one of the most challenging issues facing manufacturing operations today. Steeped in dense regulatory terminology and with standards that can be distinctive to each facility, wastewater regulations can be […]

PRAB Mon-A-Vac

Download     Proven to Improve Surface Finish By an Average of 27% Disposable Media Vacuum Filters to Maximize Contaminant Removal PRAB’s Mon-A-Vac™ Vacuum Filters utilize a vacuum chamber to draw dirty coolant through the disposable filter media. They apply the proven principle of optimal filtration through contaminate or sludge build-up, forming a cake on the filter media. Filtration is […]

PRAB Performantee® Brochure

A True Performance Guarantee to Ensure Your Complete Satisfaction   PRAB Performantee® Performance Guarantee • PRAB guarantees that the equipment we manufacture will achieve the specific results for which it was designed and manufactured to deliver. • Should the PRAB equipment not perform as designed we will revise, repair, or make whatever changes are necessary to […]