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FanManDan

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Technical Manager | ebm-papst UK Ltd

My background is in Mechanical & Production Engineering however working for ebm-papst that has expanded into electro-mechanical, some electronic and acoustic engineering. When it comes to acquiring and passing on knowledge, I try to keep it as simple and as least painful as possible. I am happy to receive feedback and if there are any questions that arise from anything that gets published. If I don't know the answer to your question immediately, I am sure that I know someone that can help.

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

1 week ago

Using the Natural Environment to Manage Heat Loads - The Case for Free Cooling

For sensible heat loads, using the local ambient air with some provisions for moisture and particulate protection, can provide adequate all year round free cooling without the extra power requirements a mechanical cooling system

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

3 months ago

Fan Types - Why Choose an Mixed Flow / Diagonal Fan

When an axial fan does not produce enough puff to overcome the resistance to flow and a backward curved fan does not deliver the volume flow required, a mixed flow / diagonal fan can provide a quiet and efficient solution.

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

4 months ago

Stay Cool - Comfortable Work, Rest and Play with EC Aura

At last! The spring heralds warmer times ahead. As spring moves into summer, temperatures climb and it can be less pleasant to remain indoors. To combat overheating and feelings of lethargy the EC Aura Personnel cooler provides relief and comfort...

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

5 months ago

Energy Saving EC Motor (ESM) - Direct and Indirect reduction in energy consumption

‘All newly developed ebm-papst products must be technologically and economically superior to its predecessor.’ This is the heart of the philosophy which is ebm-papst Greentech. Read how the ESM can save energy and improve system efficiency

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

6 months ago

Fixed and Configurable Controllers from ebm-papst - You have control!

Variable speed control can save energy, reduce noise and extend lifetime of fans. Building on the range of fan controllers, ebm-papst has enhanced the capability of their closed loop controllers making them user multi functional and user configurable

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

6 months ago

Fan Types - Why choose a forward curved centrifugal fan

When high pressures at relatively low volume flow, or high flow rates are needed when space is at a premium, a forward curved centrifugal fan can be the right choice. Used in a scroll housing, forward curved impellers provide an effective solution.

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

9 months ago

40 years on - Reinventing the Pink Floyd Pig

Inspired by Pink Floyd’s ‘Animals’ album from 1977, Architecture Social Club have created a visual experience turning an Album Cover into an animated sculpture. ebm-papst teamed up with the artists to provide technical expertise along the way.

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

9 months ago

Fan Types – Why Choose a Backward Curved Centrifugal fan?

When the application requires airflow through a system but needs to overcome a higher resistance to flow, a centrifugal fan may be an appropriate selection. This article discusses the application of a fan type with the highest efficiency of all fans.

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

9 months ago

Fan Types - Why choose an Axial fan

It is important to select a fan on or near the point of peak efficiency to minimise the power consumption and noise emitted from the fan. This article discusses when an axial fan would be an appropriate selection

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

11 months ago

Why do we need airflow - System resistance and overcoming back pressure

If the need for air movement is to provide a healthy environment or to maintain a process temperature, there will be a defined path along which the air will take. Any component placed in the airflow path will impede its flow and create resistance

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

10 months ago

Providing Sufficient Cooling - Electronic Cooling and Sensible heat

Modern living is becoming increasingly reliant on ICT equipment using electronic components to execute data flow. As computing devices become smaller and faster cooling requirements need consideration in order to maintain integrity & reliability.

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FanManDan

Electromechanical

11 months ago

Compact Centrifugal fan the Packs a Powerful Punch in Advertising

When providing cooling in densely packed electronic equipment the RER120 delivers high-volume airflows and pressures. On-board speed control provides power savings and quieter operation, whilst tacho feedback provides detection of operational issues.

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