Centrifugal Compressors Explained – A Guide To Centrifugal Air Compressors

A centrifugal flow compressor is a form of dynamic compressor that contains a radial design. This radial design operates at a constant pressure rather than a constant flow like displacement compressors. This page will serve as an overview of centrifugal air compressors, providing you with all the relevant information to…

Ingersoll Rand Acquires MB Air Systems Limited.

Swords, Ireland, July 3, 2017 – Ingersoll-Rand plc (NYSE:IR), a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, announced today it has completed the acquisition of MB Air Systems Limited. The transaction closed on June 30, 2017. The acquisition strengthens the company’s comprehensive supply and service capabilities with opportunities to…

How to Use an Air Compressor – Guide to Operating Air Compressors.

Air compressors can be found almost anywhere in today’s world. Once restricted to dedicated crafters and mechanics in their workshops, but now with a wide array of smaller air compressors available, they’re no longer just tools for professionals. An air compressor can power pneumatic tools used in a wide range…

How to Plumb an Air Compressor Setup in Garage – Ultimate Shop Air Compressor Setup

This article will serve as your epic guide in creating your ideal air compressor set up at home that will make all your neighbors and friends jealous! I will begin the article with the fundamentals of what you need to plumb your air compressor and then I will provide you…

Ingersoll Rand/ARO Introduces PDO 3/8 Series Diaphragm Pumps.

Bryan, On April, 2006 Ingersoll Rand / ARO introduces the PDO Series of high-performance diaphragm pumps, the newest addition to the line of Ingersoll Rand / ARO diaphragm pumps. The PDO Series, (available in metallic and non-metallic models and 3/8 non-metallic models) are ideal for OEM installations and general industrial…

Why An Air Compressor Won’t Build Pressure & How To Fix A Compressor Not Building Pressure?

Why is it a compressor will not build pressure? Does the following describe what’s happening, or rather, what’s not happening, on your compressor? The motor runs and runs. The pump sounds like it’s operating, but the air pressure in the tank is not rising in pressure at all. Or, the…

Air Compressor Oil Types GUIDE – What Oil To Use In Air Compressor.

More often than not, air compressors require lubrication systems to operate sufficiently and avoid mass amounts of maintenance. Oil tends to be used as lubrication, and it primarily helps to reduce the friction between the components in the pump of the air compressor. This in turn will produce less heat…

How to use an Air Compressor ?– Guide to Operating Air Compressors.

Air compressors can be found almost anywhere in todays world. Once restricted to dedicated crafters and mechanics in their workshops, but now with a wide array of smaller air compressors available, they’re no longer just tools for professionals. An air compressor can power pneumatic tools used in a wide range…