SEAT Industrial Range Evolutions

Since our partnership with SEAT, Axair Fans has always had an impressive selection of Corrosion Resistant Polypropylene fans for use within hazardous atmospheres and ATEX applications in addition to a wide range of installation accessories. As a technical product engineer for the SEAT range and the one in the know when it comes to polypropylene applications, Andrew Ward reports on the old and new developments that Axair Fans has seen over the past few years. Let's recap by looking at the features of the well known S and ST range of fans: SE...


We’re Going Big On Industrial Fume Extraction

We recently announced the arrival at Axair HQ of the largest plastic fan we supply taken from the SEAT collection of corrosion resistant polypropylene fans. So we thought it was about time we spoke a little more about this powerful, energy saving yet quiet machine. It’s hard to ask for more from a fume extraction fan than the above qualities but the impressive SEAT S50 has all those attributes and more. Designed for exhausting fumes from hazardous manufacturing processes, the S50 and its smaller family member the S35 are the latest indust...


Axair responds to customer feedback with an all new pedestal for our range of polypropylene fume extract fans.

  Axair Pedestal Suitable for both indoor and outdoor installation Two sizes available   3mm thick galvanised folded mild steel Fixing holes for removable weatherproof motor cowling Corrosion resistance of 20 years       Axair offers a range of accessories for the installation of  corrosion resistant polypropylene centrifugal fans. After previous consultation with their customers, it became apparent that the demand for this type of product was growing and so the company developed and continu...


Corrosion Resistant Fans – An Axair Guide

Plastic fans have come a long way from their origins as a somewhat ‘home made’ product. The principal manufacturers, including our partner, SEAT Ventilation, are now offering powerful, low noise, low vibration products with very good mechanical isolation. Here, we offer an overview of the key principles and benefits of plastic centrifugal fans. Application Laboratory fume cupboards are by far the most popular application for corrosion resistant plastic fans. There are several other important applications such as the ventilation of fum...


Laboratory Fume Extraction: How to Ensure Perfect Performance & Protection

Ensuring that personnel are not exposed to hazardous or odorous chemicals is of paramount importance in laboratory environments, therefore a fume cupboard extraction system is often essential. Simply installing a system is not enough though; operators should consistently check that the cupboard is functioning properly and that the airflow velocity is reaching the required level. The best way to do this is by installing an airflow monitor. Axair are the exclusive UK distributor for SEAT Ventilation, a world leader in the design and manufactur...


SEAT S50: Powerful Protection from Hazardous Fumes

  Powerful, energy saving and quiet, it’s hard to ask for more from a fume extraction fan, but the SEAT S50 has all those attributes and more. Designed for exhausting fumes from hazardous manufacturing processes, the S50 is the largest corrosion resistant fan within Axair’s S Series and can support perilous processes such as PCB manufacturing, component washing and etching. Fitted with a backward curved impeller, the S50 can produce a high pressure but with low noise and impressive efficiency. The fan’s polypropylene construc...


Laboratory Fume Extraction Fans

Laboratory equipment such as fume cupboards, fume hoods, local extraction arms and chemical stores all require fans that will endure corrosive fumes or protect against the risks associated with explosive gasses. Axair Fans UK Limited offer solutions to these problems within a range of single inlet centrifugal fans in moulded polypropylene. The fans have circular spigots that vary in diameter from 75 to 315mm and have air flow rates up to 10000cu.m/h. The range is divided into two parts. The first is prefixed ‘S’ and is for high flow r...