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10 HP Quincy Air Compressors

We rate the Quincy QGS 10 HPD rotary screw air compressor from Quincy a 9 out of 10. This 10 hp screw air compressor is one of the best compressors on the market. It’s compact, which makes it easy to install in tight applications. Quiet, install the compressor in the work area. And it’s efficient, offering 37 CFM @ 125 PSI while offering only 11.5 Full Load BHP. We typically see all 10 HP piston compressors and 10 HP rotary screw compressors

Jan 12, 2015

Best Air Compressors

Who makes the best air compressor? There are so many different brands of air compressors. We don’t believe any brand is better than another, it all comes to what that brand offers and is it the best fit for my application. Best Air Compressor Price Support Features Code Quality Price has become the number one factor in buying any new air compressor. The most expensive compressor doesn’t mean it’s the best air compressor. Many compressors these days are imported in

Best Practices , Compressors , Guide
Jan 8, 2015

Small Rotary Screw Air Compressors

Space has become a major issue for a lot of factories in the United States as plants are getting smaller and smaller. Therefore machinery such as air compressors are being redesigned to be compact and quieter as they are being installed near work stations. The old school piston air compressor is being pushed out due to their noise level, 85 dB(A) vs. a quiet rotary screw air compressor at 62-70 dB(A). There are many advantages when buying a piston compressor.

Jan 7, 2015

Advantages of Scroll Compressors

10+ years ago hospitals, laboratories and other fabricators with critical air uses purchased oilless piston compressors. Piston compressors were loud, created vibration and didn’t last long, even with proper maintenance. Once these oilless scroll compressor were introduced, they became a natural replacement for loud piston compressors. Advantages with Oilless Scroll Compressors The biggest advantage using a oilless scroll compressors over a piston compressor would be the duty cycle and the noise level. Oilless Scroll Compressors are rated for 100% duty

Compressors , How To
Jan 6, 2015

Reduced Voltage Starting on Rotary Screw Air Compressors

Reduced Voltage Starting This technique of starting the motor wired in a Wye connection, and later switching to a Delta Run connection, will dramatically reduce the current demand on a power distribution system. In areas where utility power is limited or over burdened, this system can reduce brown outs and severe voltage drops when a motor is started. The Wye Start/Delta Run method is not new to the industry. It is used on a limited basis in the US, and

Compressors , Energy Savings
Dec 22, 2014

Air Compressor Brands

Industrial Air Compressor Brands Their are many different industrial air compressor brands and variations of air compressors sold throughout the United States. Here are some of the air compressor brands we favor and why; Champion Air Compressors Chicago Pneumatic Air Compressors Compressor World Compressors Ingersoll Rand Air Compressors Mattei Rotary Vane Air Compressors Powerex Air Compressors Quincy Air Compressors The air compressor brands listed above have some of the best after service available. Each compressor company noted has the capability

Dec 16, 2014