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Old 11-14-2014, 12:15 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by donhoward49 View Post
So, I am not sure that I copied this correctly, but "The Rv Geeks" recommend this Viair portable air compressor, they have a video of using it.. I believe its about $250 on Amazon. My $100 Craftsman 150 PSI unit works fine for me, but This Viair would be lighter and smaller to store it.

Viair 40047 400P-RV Automatic Portable Compressor Kit
looks like they have a newer model with 100 per cent duty time for about 20.00 more viair 450rp

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Old 11-14-2014, 08:10 PM   #16
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mel s, my MH is a gas driven MH. Wish I knew when I purchased, what I know now. I would have spent some more and purchased a DP. I received the compressor listed below yesterday and love it. I used it today to get my tire pressures up to spec with the colder temps and it works like a charm. Only weighs 27 pounds so it is easy for me to use. Like I said above, I am handicapped so weight is a factor for me. It has a max pressure of 150 psi and a compressor cutoff pressure of 125 psi, which is plenty for my tires. Can't vouch for the longevity, but so far it works great.


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Old 11-15-2014, 07:00 AM   #17
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Originally Posted by jlabit View Post
Wish I knew when I purchased, what I know now.

I think that is the case for most of us.

Happy you found a suitable compressor.

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Old 11-20-2014, 01:47 PM   #18
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I bought a Craftsman Airboss. Costs about $120 & is rated up to 135 PSI. Great little unit, weighs only 25 lbs.
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Old 11-23-2014, 04:51 PM   #19
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I have a Porter Cable pancake compressor and a 12V high pressure (low volume). Love the Porter Cable. I need not to be in a hurry when using the 12V (had that first). It does the job, just takes it a while.
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Old 11-26-2014, 06:47 PM   #20
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Check out these compressors; they're available in 12 volt, and 24:

VIAIR Corporation - 12-Volt & 24-Volt Air Compressors and Pneumatic Systems

I'm going to try the single air tank 12 volt version on my rig.

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