Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class A Motorhome Discussions
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 03-29-2011, 07:06 AM   #15
Senior Member
IC2's Avatar

Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Upstate New York
Posts: 2,057
Originally Posted by ctcamper View Post
Bought one of these:
25 ft. x 1/4" Air Hose for Roofing and Framing Nailers
8 bucks with the 20 percent.. plus a couple of quick release.. I had a bunch of the male 1/4 inch already.
Looks good and flexible for what I will use it for.

The last goodyear rubber hose I got from harbor leaves my hands all black.....
Get the orange/yellow one instead. I have 2 - 25's and a 50 footer

Dave W along with my DW, Susan and our poodlepups, Callie & Molly,2011 Ford F250 6.7 CCLB, 5er Hitch Option w/B&W Hitch,,Ride Rite air bags, 2014 Montana High Country 343RL (38')w/disc brakes
IC2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 04-05-2011, 11:54 AM   #16
jquinlan's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 38
Originally Posted by Tha_Rooster View Post
I have model 919.153090 150 psi light weight works great for tires but not for air tools, not going to build anything out on the road.
This compressor works great with air tools. I run this compressor in our fifth wheel using a xantax 1000 inverter connected to the batteries and can use an air impact gun to easily change tires on the road. Compressor works well with airtools but not a lot of reserve tank for anything heavy duty.

jquinlan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-06-2011, 05:42 AM   #17
Senior Member
swamphog's Avatar
Damon Owners Club
Vintage RV Owners Club
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Portage, Wi.
Posts: 209
This is the answer I was looking for, can one use the AC to change the tires on the RV's, therefore I will purchase one, as the footprint is small and no not doing any major repairs on the road.I have a huge AC in my garage.But like to purchase a small one.
swamphog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-06-2011, 06:25 AM   #18
Registered User
Fleetwood Owners Club
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Granite Falls, NC
Posts: 1,156
Blog Entries: 8
I bought the craftsman last fall/summer and love it and so do the people that camp close to me or the people that hear it running or see it outside the basement or kids on bikes with slack tires or pretty young ladies with a swim float or an air matress that needs air or guys with slack tires on their toad or their Motor home or kids with a half flat soccer ball, basket ball, football or about anything else that takes air. I even use it myself now and I air up my tires before leaving on trips. It is kinda amazing how much air your tires lose after your coach sits for a couple months. We have the 19.5 inch tires and the little compressor will pump them up nicely. I have found that it is easier to get to the 'stems' by removing the hub caps and using the long ''trucker'' type nozzle for the tires. As to the ''coiled hose'' that is the first thing I threw away. I went to harbor freight and bought a ''blue 50 foot hose'' and it works real good and now I can just leave the compressor in the basement and the hose will reach all the tires on my 33 foot coach. One word of advise. If you dont want to meet pretty girls in tiny bathing suits in campgrounds that need air in an air mattress or some kind of ''water toy''.... KEEP YOUR COMPRESSOR HIDDEN IN YOUR BASEMENT. Life is tough sometimes.

I think we should start minding our business and let these other countries make their own destiny........ BRING OUR TROOPS HOME TODAY.
Seajay is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-06-2011, 02:02 PM   #19
Senior Member
scenic route's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 1,767
I just bought this Craftsman compressor today(150psi). This 15 minute break in being discussed must be a thing of the past...no such instructions in the owners manual. I did it anyway because well, it just makes sense. I agree with Seajay, that cheap hose has got to go.

I have a 'pancake' compressor I've been lugging around (at least 40lbs.)so I'm glad for the weight reduction for my back and the front compartment of the coach as well. All last summer I only used it maybe twice(no bikini clad babes for me), so this new Sear's job is very welcome. BTW, when you buy it in the store, it's $89.95 so I ended up buying the 3 year purchase protection for $13.50 should it go toes up. Bob
Jan and Bob

RIP 'Squeaky'
scenic route is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-06-2011, 10:20 PM   #20
"Formerly Diplomat Don"
Dutch Star Don's Avatar
Newmar Owners Club
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Moorpark, Ca.
Posts: 10,122
This Sears compressor has got to be one of the best for use in a motor home. I have an earlier version and it came with six feet of straight air hose and about a 20' power cord.

Don & Mary
2014 Newmar Dutch Star - All Electric - 450 ISL
2016 GMC Canyon 4WD Crew Cab
Dutch Star Don is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Great buy on a Porter Cable air compressor Lit iRV2.com General Discussion 12 01-18-2011 07:11 AM
Air compressor on a 8.3 ISC palehorse89 Newmar Owner's Forum 6 10-13-2010 04:59 PM
B5.9 Air Compressor Sundancer268 Cummins Engines 13 06-18-2010 08:56 PM
Engine air compressor Basil Shannon Alpine Coach Owner's Forum 8 05-07-2007 04:39 AM
Compressor can bairly air up the tires BigRedLancer Class A Motorhome Discussions 3 04-20-2007 09:35 AM

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:18 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.