Bug Blower

A Bug blower is used to remove insects, dirt, or other debris from a surface/work Area, typically by blowing air. This term may refer to handheld tools that use compressed air, such as a can of compressed air or a blower, or it could refer to industrial-sized air blowers used in Oil Rids platform or Oil and Gas Industries.

These Machines look like oversized fans, and that’s essentially just what they are. They are very useful for keeping the drilling area clear of unwanted pests and bugs, as well as poisonous gases. These blowers are extremely important to oilfield drilling operations of all sizes, and they are certainly something you need to consider having on your site. These can be useful in other areas as well. Many of the blowers are quite large and are able to push quite a bit of air, which can make them helpful for keeping areas cool, as well as free from fumes.

How does a Bug Blower work?

The offshore rigs bug blower looks like a large fan, and that’s exactly how it happens to work as well. provide Electrical Current through an Atex Certified Induction Motor or a generator, and the fan then spins and blows the air. The thing that really separates these from typical fans is undoubtedly their size and their power. They are usually much larger than a regular fan, and they have more powerful airflow. This helps them to move more air more efficiently.

A bug blower typically works by using air pressure to blast insects or debris off a offshore rigs . In handheld Machine, compressed air is released through a Fan, creating a strong blast of air that can remove the unwanted insects. In larger industrial-sized bug blowers, air is generated by a motor and then directed through a Special Design Aerofoil Fan Blade to produce a powerful stream of air. The air stream can be directed at a surface to remove insects, dirt, or other debris. The exact operation of a bug blower can vary depending on the design and intended use, but in general, they work by using air pressure to clean s offshore rigs surfaces/ offshore rigs workplace.

What are the key features of a Bug Blower ?

ATEX Bug blowers are equipped with fan blades along with a metal cage around the blades to provide safety.

The explosion-proof blowers are quite powerful and are developed with the non-sparking, cast aluminium, two-blade impeller.

The fan comes with a very strong support which helps to guarantee it should not tip over as it is using so much force while it is working.

The Marine Bug Blower have simple controls and need to ensure that you turn the fan in the right way.

This Clean Air application Heavy Duty Oilwell Bug Blower is an ATEX certified blower.

1. Air Flow Control : The ability to adjust the air flow to match the task at hand.
2. Power Source : Some bug blowers are powered by electricity, while others use Generator.
3. Portability : Some bug blowers are handheld and portable, while others are mounted on carts or stands.
4. Durability : A well-made bug blower should be durable and able to withstand regular use.
5. Ease of Use : A bug blower should be easy to operate and manoeuvre.
6. Safety Features : Bug blowers may have safety features such as an automatic shut-off, or guards to protect against injury.
7. Explosion proof grade : Exd IIB T4 /Exd IIC T4

Vayuvents specializes in manufacturing drilling rig fans & blowers, having set up a state-of-the-art facility which delivers world class industrial machines for Oil Rids platform or Oil and Gas Industries & industries all across India.

SR No Fan Model Fan Dia In Inch Fan Dia (In mm) Motor Rating (HP/Pole) Frequency FZ Voltage Motor (In RPM) Overall Machine Dimensions Free Air (CFM) Volume Flow in CFM at different Static Pressure in mmwg Stock
High wide Deep 5 10 15 20 25 35 45 55
1 BUG-150-14-240 24'' 610 1.5/4 50/60 415/380/480 1728 44'' 24'' 15'' 6500 - - 6350 - - - - - 1
2 BUG-200-96-320 32'' 810 2.0/6 50/60 415/380/480 1150 52'' 32'' 18'' 10800 - - 10500 - - - - - 1
3 BUG-300-96-360 36'' 915 3.0/6 50/60 415/380/480 1150 60'' 36'' 20'' 15000 - - - 14800 - - - - 1
4 BUG-500-96-480 48'' 1220 5.0/6 50/60 415/380/480 1150 72'' 48'' 24'' 37000 - - - - - 34800 - - 1
5 BUG-750-96-540 54'' 1350 7.5/6 50/60 415/380/480 1150 77'' 54'' 28'' 40000 - - - - - - 39000 - 1
6 BUG-2500-96-720 72'' 1830 25/6 50/60 415/380/480 1150 80'' 72'' 32'' 60000 - - - - - - - 55000 1


1. Fan selection is based on air at 20 celcius and density 1.2 kg/m3
2. Fan performance and tolerance as per IS 3588-1987