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Paying Less Costs More: The Dangers of Parallel Imported Products

Posted on 14th March 2016 in

When it comes to any tool purchase, it’s not surprising that one may be tempted to invest in a parallel import – after all, if compared to the genuine product, it may cost almost half the price. But is it really worth the risk simply because parallel imports are cheaper? Parallel importation – or the…

What’s Your Backup Power Plan This Cyclone Season?

Posted on 10th December 2015 in

Do you live in an area affected by cyclones?   Although there are many well-documented ways you can prepare your home or business for the storm season, one thing that is often overlooked is the impact that power outages can have on your comfort, livelihood and safety. Power outages are an inevitable and frustrating side-effect of…

Before, After And During The Storm: The Ultimate Cyclone Preparation Checklist

Posted on 10th December 2015 in

BEFORE THE STORM: Are You Ready This Cyclone Season? We’ve got your definitive safety and readiness checklist to go through before cyclone season is in town. Save it, print it out, or even stick on the fridge to make sure you’ve got everything covered. Are your gutters, downpipes, and storm water drains clear of leaves…

CAPS Enters The Danger Zone With Top EV Racing

Posted on 22nd September 2015 in

CAPS, Australia’s largest independent provider of compressed air and power solutions, has proudly become a supporting partner of Top EV Racing, who is setting out to become the world’s quickest and fastest electric race car, charged from solar power.

CAPS Melbourne On The Move

Posted on 18th September 2015 in

CAPS, Australia’s largest independent provider of compressed air and power solutions, has ushered in a new era with its Melbourne branch moving to provide customers with easier, more convenient access to the company’s range of products.

Drag and Rally Cars Race Into CAPS Malaga

Posted on 7th September 2015 in

As the sun went down, the ‘’big boys toys’’ came out to play at CAPS’ Malaga.

Ingersoll Rand Extends R-Series Compressor Range

Posted on 16th June 2015 in

CAPS, Australia’s largest locally owned provider of industrial compressed air solutions, is proud to address the need of the growing number of medium sized industrial users with the Australian release of extensions to its highly popular Ingersoll Rand R-Series range. Now available in a 30 to 37 kW, and 55 to 75 kW variable speed…

CAPS A Lifesaver At Havaiana’s Thong Challenge

Posted on 4th June 2015 in

2015 marked the 10th year anniversary for the Havaianas’ Australia Day Thong Challenge, where beaches across Australia were besieged by hoards of bather-clad folk on oversized inflatable thongs, all in a fun attempt to raise money for lifesaving services and break a world record.

The False Economy of Air Compressor Neglect

Posted on 18th May 2015 in

The old adage that prevention is better than cure appears to be relevant when considering the topic of air compressor maintenance and service.  In the 70s, US car filter manufacturer, FRAM, aired a memorable ad campaign featuring a mechanic in grease-stained overalls standing next to a car with a burned out engine. As a prospective…

CAPS Launches New Reciprocating Compressor Range

Posted on 27th April 2015 in

CAPS, Australia’s leading independent supplier of air compressors and generators, has released a new range of reciprocating air compressors that are now available to purchase from thousands of retail outlets Australia-wide.