Highly Effective, Energy-Efficient Air Knife Systems

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Air Knife System Products

We specialise in innovative design and installation of Air Knife Systems, customised to meet the specific needs of our clients. SolvAir supply, design, install and maintain a wide range of Air Knives, Air Manifolds and Nozzles that produce airstreams to fit a wide range of products sizes, shapes and line configurations.

Air Knives

Flexible and bespoke configurations of Air Knives and Nozzle Manifolds for high performance drying, blow-off and cleaning. We also offer unique customisations to meet your targets as needed.
Air Knives & Devices

Centrifugal Blowers

Enhanced performance and energy efficiency. Includes variable output, auto-tension belt drives, super precision bearings, excellent life span - plus our industry-leading three year warranty.
Centrifugal Blowers

Air Knife System Add-Ons

Full range of accessories that work with our blowers and Air Knives to ensure a quality solution for your factory. Better performance, fewer production line fails, increased energy savings.
Air Knife System Add-Ons

Air Knife System Applications

Our Air Systems are engineered for a variety of industrial applications. By combining the latest centrifugal blowers with custom engineered air delivery devices, we ensure our Air Systems always perform to the highest standards.

Food & Beverage

Well designed, easy to use, energy-efficient solutions for the removal of water, residual product and dust from food and beverage packaging.
Food & Beverage

Industrial & Electrical

Drying, blow-off, cleaning and static neutralisation solutions for manufacturing plants, from heavy industry to more delicate medical or electronic parts.
Industrial & Electrical

Automotive & Aerospace

From individual components to assembled vehicles, our systems dry metal/plastics after rinsing, plus remove coolant emulsion and swarf.
Automotive & Aerospace

Rubber & Plastics

Suitable for extrusion lines to remove water droplets following liquid cooling, prior to further processing, and prevent moisture and corrosion.
Rubber & Plastics

About SolvAir

SolvAir is a global supplier of Air Knives, Blowers and Drying Systems.

We specialise in the design and installation and supply of innovative Air Knife Systems. Our worldwide distribution and supply network is supported by our customer service department based in the UK.

As Air Flow Systems experts, we have refined today’s Air Knife designs for “precision drying”, including coating control, air curtains, removing dust and unwanted materials, as well as many other valuable applications.

Our team of specialists work with you to advise, design and install your system, customising it to your exact requirements. We ensure that you see results from day one – including in your productivity and energy use.

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Paxton Distributors

We are the European Sales and Service Centre for Paxton Products – leading pioneers in Air Knives and high-flow Centrifugal Blower development.

For over 50 years, Paxton Products has provided superior products, unmatched engineering expertise and an industry-best warranty with a 100% performance guarantee.

Located in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, Paxton Products is part of the globally recognized Illinois Tool Works (ITW), a Fortune 200 company located in Chicago, Illinois.

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Bespoke Air Knife Solutions

At SolvAir, we work with you to identify systems that benefit your business.

We thoroughly assess your production line, diagnosing all areas for change – from small modifications to radical innovations – and provide you with the complete range of options. Our expertise ensures you achieve improvements in your outputs, budget and energy efficiency targets.

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How Air Knife Systems Work

Air Knives are often the most efficient and effective method of removing or controlling foreign substances for any surface.

Most Air Knives are stationary with products passing through them on a conveyor however there are also systems where the product is stationery and the Air Knives move around it.

Compressed Air vs Air Blowers

Air Blowers and compressed air machines are the two main devices used by manufacturers to create high-speed air streams for industrial use.

The main difference between compressors and blowers is the pressure ratio. Compressors operate at a high-pressure ratio, and blowers a low-pressure ratio.

Free Consultation

We offer a free consultation for all enquiries.

Once you contact us, one of our team of specialists will be in touch within 24 hours to discuss your requirements and arrange your full in-depth consultation free of charge.

Call +44 (0)1473 320 307 or click below to request your free consultation.

Latest News Posts

COVID19 – November 2020 Update

SolvAir are open throughout the UK November lockdown, and will continue to provide services in Air Drying Systems sales, design, supply and installation, site visits, maintenance, and breakdown support.

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SolvAir’s new Truck Blow-Off System (TBOS) solves Plastic Pellet (Nurdle) Pollution for the Logistics Industry

SolvAir’s Truck Blow-Off System (TBOS) has been specifically designed to eliminate plastic spillage from transport. Now fully tested and operational, TBOS removes 90%+ of plastic pellets from surfaces and transport.

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SolvAir’s SoloJet Air Nozzles and Cranfield University

We recently had the opportunity to collaborate with the experts at Cranfield University.

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