Compressor terminology explained

There are so many different technical specifications that need to be taken into account when looking for the right compressor. In this article we will concentrate on the meanings and assessment of 4 main specifications. These are Motor Power (Hp), Air delivery (CFM), vessel volume (v), Noise (dB)   Motor power Quite simply this is […]

Types of compressor – Screw vs Piston

Workshop compressors come in all shapes and sizes & the way in which they deliver the compressed air varies. In this article, we will be looking at the 2 most common types, Piston Compressors and Screw compressors Piston Compressor Piston compressors operate through a positive displacement of air. In other words, pistons are driven by […]