Powerblanket Heating Solutions: Driven By Patented GreenHeat Technology

At Powerblanket® our brand and innovative technology have always gone hand-in-hand.  Our patented graphite-based heat spreading technology known as GreenHeat Technology™ is found in every electrically powered heating solution we manufacture today.  GreenHeat Technology provides many benefits that have driven the demand for the products we build. In addition to standard products serving construction and […]

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Repair Wind Blades With Even Heat Distribution?

There are many ways you can fix or repair damaged wind blades in the field.  An effective and efficient method is to use blanket heaters to cure epoxy patches over the damaged parts of the blade.  Heating blankets with patented GreenHeat Technology™, are a critical component of the epoxy curing process. Blanket style heaters use […]

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Industrial Heaters: Out With The Old – In With The New

When it comes to freeze protection and heating technology, not all solutions are created equal. In fact, some heating solutions are extremely outdated with technology dating back several decades. Today’s consumers are demanding products to be higher quality and they want them delivered faster than ever before. With this increase in standards, businesses can’t afford […]

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Epoxy Curing With Heating Blankets

Epoxy consists of two components, resin and a curing agent.  Many epoxies have an initial cure that results as the two components are combined and the cross-linking occurs to provide the desired material characteristics.  In order to achieve the desired material characteristics, many epoxies require a heated cure cycle.  During the cure cycle there are […]

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Oilfield Service: Heating Solutions Enhace Sustainability

Cold weather’s impact on industrial and construction projects has never been more evident as it’s been on oilfield applications.  The economic relevance of sustainable production makes benefits such as freeze protection and frac tank heating, the tip of the oilfield iceberg. The harshest climates and environmental conditions are not acceptable excuses or reasons for shut […]

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How to Keep DEF From Freezing In Large Containers

Diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) is an injected additive to a selective catalytic reduction (SCR) system. SCR is a technology that uses a urea based DEF and a catalytic converter to significantly reduce oxides of nitrogen (NOx) emissions. SCR is the leading technology being used to meet 2010 emissions regulations. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has […]

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Heat Curing Epoxy

Is it necessary to have evenly distributed heat for curing epoxy resins?  The simple answer is, yes.   If you are using heat to cure something, having even heat distribution will cure or heat the product evenly.  If heat isn’t distributed evenly, only part of the product will cure while other parts will remain uncured.  Curing […]

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Cold Weather Concreting – Protection Is Not An Option

When pouring concrete in cold weather, protection is critical. Hopefully it’s part of your plan.  You don’t have to take our word for, there’s plenty of documentation substantiating the need for precautionary measures. While some options have proven to be better than others, a few of the more common are as follows: Chemical additives Standard […]

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