converting speedaire 3z408 gas air compressor to electric

by Jeff Lenwell
(churubusco IN USA)

speedaire 3z408

speedaire 3z408

trying to convert a speedaire 3z408 single stage 4 horsepower Briggs engine2 electric need to know the horse power thatI need the rpm and pollysize

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Aug 06, 2014
conversion
by: Doug in s.d.ca

Well, which pump is that? Looks like the old style with two outlets?

Anyway, it apparently takes around 3hp to run...

What is the motor you have there? It may be usable, but at lower speed to get the torque you need to run the pump.

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