Drain 30 years old Craftsman

by Lois
(Del Mar, CA)

My compressor 3.5 HP 15 Gal is over 30 years old.


My compressor's release water drain on bottom of compressor has not been drained for over 15 years. Since my father passed away. What are the danger issues regarding trying to drain at present time today?f

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Sep 24, 2016
Drain Craftsman
by: Bill

No danger to do it as far as I'm concerned, Lois. Good idea to do so, in fact.

The color of the water (rust red?) will give you some idea of how corrosion has affected the inside of the tank.

Good luck.

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