Entries by Lorrie Adler

FTG Technical Tuesday – Warning Symbols & Labels

FTG Technical Tuesday – Warning Symbols & Labels: Be sure to adhere to all warning symbols and labels located on your air compressor or generator and in the operators manuals. Going against manufacturer’s warnings may result in damage to your machine or injury to yourself. Don’t assume that every make/model of air compressor and generator […]

FTG Makes Inc. 5000 List!

FTG is honored to make the Inc. 5000 list! Equipment rental industry represented in Inc. 5000 list August 2017 The annual Inc. 5000 list from Inc. magazine is a list of America’s fastest-growing private companies. The list is made up of American independent entrepreneurs. Several equipment rental companies and businesses related to the industry made […]

FTG Technical Tuesdays – Proper Air Filter Maintenance

FTG Technical Tuesday – Proper Air Filter Maintenance: It is extremely important to maintain the cleanliness of both the Engine and Compressor air filters. The air filters should be checked weekly at a minimum. On dirty, dusty (Sandblasting) environments, both engine and compressor air filters should be checked daily. If the Air Filter Clogged warning […]

FTG Technical Tuesday – Minimum Generator Set Load/Capacity

Minimum generator set load/capacity: Running a generator set under light load can lead to engine damage, reducing reliability and cause “Wet Stacking”. FTG Equipment does not recommend running generator sets at less than 30-40 percent of rated load. Load banks should supplement the regular loads when loading falls below the recommended value. For technical help […]

Temp-Power Wins FTG Jobsite Photo Contest

FTG recently held a jobsite photo contest. We requested customers to submit jobsite photos with Rotair Air Compressors or TecnoGen Generators. Customers could submit as many pictures as they wanted as long as they didn’t have competitor compressors or generators in them. The prize was a $500 credit to be used for Rotair or TecnoGen […]