The ABCs of air compressors
- TYRE COMPRESSORS. Stanbury, James // Practical Caravan;Apr2015, p86
This article reviews tyre compressors that check the tyre pressure that are very vital and so the best tyre compressors have been reviewed such as Halfords Rapid Digital Tyre Inflator, T-Maxx Portable Compressor and Draper 65958.
- HPC Kaeser prepares M20. // Contract Journal;1/21/2004, Vol. 421 Issue 6459, p14
Reports on the preparation of HPC Kaeser for the new compact, single-tool portable M20 compressor to be launched in Great Britain in May 2004. Features of the M20 compressor; Amount of the free air delivery of the compressor; Benefits of the compressor.
- Waste not, want not. McCallion, Ruari // Automotive Manufacturing Solutions;Jul/Aug2008, p60
The article offers information on improving compressed air systems, as it is said that energy is not necessarily spent the first time it is used, and harnessing its potential a second time can dramatically reduce plant running costs. It is noted that heat pumps are able to produce more energy...
- Severn Valley DMU Group Update. // Railways Illustrated;Nov2005, Vol. 3 Issue 11, p54
This article reports that the No. 1 engine on the Class 108 DMBS No. 51935 locomotive has been isolated after a problem with a sticking valve. The cylinder heads had been refurbished early this year. Quick reaction by engine fitter Neil Lloyd saved the engine from major damage. A throttle...
- Guide to air compressors. Foszcz, Joseph L. // Plant Engineering;12/11/95, Vol. 49 Issue 16, p58
Presents a guide to the basic types of air compressors and their capabilities to help narrow the selection process. Types; Sizing; Press; Airflow.
- Equipment specs: Vehicle air compressors. // Fleet Owner;Oct97, Vol. 92 Issue 10, p164
Presents information pertaining to equipment specifications vehicle air compressors which is illustrated in chart format.
- Air compressor. Klenck, Thomas // Popular Mechanics;Feb98, Vol. 175 Issue 2, p94
Presents information about air compressor. Uses of the air compressor; Advantages of air power; Types of air compressor; One of the factors used to designate compressor power; Rate at which a compressor can deliver a volume of air.
- Improving air system efficiency. Foss // Hydraulics & Pneumatics (1996);Oct99, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p61
Part VIII. Focuses on the improvement of air system efficiency of air compressors. History of air compressors; Purchasing of air compressors; Dominance of rotary screw compressors; Role of controls. INSET: Compressor and frame sizes..
- Tier 4 air compressor. // Rental Equipment Register Exclusive Insight;6/19/2012, p2
The article offers information on Mobilair M27 Tier 4 Portable Air Compressor.