The Key to a Long Compressor Lifespan? Using the Right Lubricant.

Air compressors can run on a variety of lubricants, but they aren't interchangeable. We've broken down the most common lubricants and how they interact with compressor parts. 

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Autonomous Mining Makes the Industry Safer, More Efficient, and More Profitable

Automation in the mining industry has the potential to augment logistics processes, improve efficiency, and streamline production — all while creating new jobs.

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Why Oil-Free Compressors Aren't the Only Solution to Oil-Free Air

Oil-free compressors were once believed to be the only solution for meeting industry-specific air quality standards. Today, Mattei is changing the game.

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Rod Smith, Publisher of Best Practices, Announces First Annual Expo and Conference

Rod Smith, the mind behind industry-leading magazine Compressed Air Best Practices, lets us in on some of his goals for the magazine’s first-ever expo.

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The Down-Low on Low-VOC Auto Paint

With so many low-VOC and no-VOC paints currently on the market, it can be a challenge to select the right auto paint for your body shop. Here's what you need to know.

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Keep Your Compressed AIr Costs Low with These Energy-Saving Tips

An inefficient air compressor can cost a company thousands in annual revenue. Fortunately, you can optimize your system's performance with a few simple tricks.  

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Choosing the Right Auto Body Paint for a Self-Driving Future

Self-driving cars may almost be market-ready, but the systems that these vehicles rely on can still be tripped up by something as simple as paint color. 

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Why Your Dental Practice Needs a Rotary Vane Compressor

An air compressor can make all the difference in a dentist's office. Here's how a rotary vane compressor can meet dentists' needs. 

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Mattei's Best Practices for Using Compressed Air

When used correctly, an air compressor can dramatically streamline operations and greatly reduce maintenance costs. We're here to help you operate your machine more efficiently than ever. 

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Could the U.S. Become a Net Exporter of Natural Gas in 2018? 

After a historically strong 2017, the U.S. is poised to become a consistent net exporter of natural gas for the first time in six decades. 

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