New Addition To Shop

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New Addition To Shop

Postby papermaker » Sun Apr 03, 2011 5:30 am

Latest addition to the shop!Image

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Re: New Addition To Shop

Postby Mr E » Sun Apr 03, 2011 6:49 am

Nice, really nice!!
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Re: New Addition To Shop

Postby Jackman » Sun Apr 03, 2011 6:51 am

Air power nothing better than lots of air :big afro: :lol: congrats looks really nice.

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Re: New Addition To Shop

Postby John *.?-!.* cub owner » Sun Apr 03, 2011 8:51 am

The only time you will ever regret having that is when you think about how much it cost. One suggestion before you get it in place. remove the drain petcock form the bottom and run a piece of pipe to the outer edge where it is easier to reach. Reaching up under those big tanks to drain the water gets to be a pain after a while.
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Re: New Addition To Shop

Postby Jackman » Sun Apr 03, 2011 9:53 am

Speaking of compressor cost, 25 years ago I needed a compressor and they were fairly expensive my 12 gallon 2 1/2 horsepower Craftsman was almost 300 dollars , today 300 dollars will buy a fairly large compressor, compressors have come way down in price :o

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Re: New Addition To Shop

Postby papermaker » Sun Apr 03, 2011 8:17 pm

John the tip about the drain plug is excellent. I'll have to do that one!
As far as cost.Well all I can say is my brother is a very nice brother. I wanted a compressor. He wanted a guitar.

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Re: New Addition To Shop

Postby Bill E Bob » Mon Apr 04, 2011 8:10 am

Jackman wrote:Speaking of compressor cost, 25 years ago I needed a compressor and they were fairly expensive my 12 gallon 2 1/2 horsepower Craftsman was almost 300 dollars , today 300 dollars will buy a fairly large compressor, compressors have come way down in price :o


When you consider where the parts originate, the price reduction is understandable. Mine contains parts from Taiwan, Germany, Canada & USA.
Also the tank isn't nearly as heavy as the older ones :roll:

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Re: New Addition To Shop

Postby grumpy » Fri Apr 08, 2011 12:09 pm

This is what I use on mine.
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Air-Tank ... 0077957064
works really well. Grump
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Re: New Addition To Shop

Postby Rudi » Fri Apr 08, 2011 1:25 pm

Jerry:

Nice addition. The useful thing about uprights is the space that they do not take compared to a lay down. I have a great DeVilbliss 100 gallon lay down that I have had for almost 25 years now. Great compressor ... just takes us more floor space than I would like.

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