Monthly Archives: February 2010
8 Comments 2010 February 27
This debate is as old as the electric fan itself. We manufacture both, so we're pretty unbiased on this topic. In fact, we created the first high-performance belt-driven fan in 1962, and we were the first to introduce an aftermarket electric fan to the U.S. in 1978.
We'll jump right into the heart of the matter: An electric fan is the better performance solution, freeing up maximum horsepower and mpg. But it's not always the better cooling solution. The full answer to this question is that both electric and belt-driven fans have their place. Which one is better depends largely on the specific application. Continue reading
2 Comments 2010 February 4
We're putting the finishing touches on several new products that we showed to enthusiasts for the first time at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in November. You can view all of the new Flex-a-lite products unveiled at the show by clicking here. The first one that we are wrapping up and are starting to ship is our new radiator and electric fan combo for the '67-'69 Ford Mustang (part No. 50167). Continue reading