The ABCs of air compressors

Weber, Rick
July 2007
Trailer / Body Builders;Jul2007, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p78
Trade Publication
The article considers the proper use of air compressors. According to Jim Dawson, senior systems engineer for Ingersoll-Rand, air compressors are being improperly used. He recommends performing a systems analysis and integrating a variable-speed-drive, rotary-screw compressor. He emphasizes the importance of ensuring enough supply-side capacity to obtain compressed air-system integrity.


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