Looking at small shop compressor sizes??

by greg
(quincyillinois)

Hello

I am looking for a new compressor for my 1 man shop , I have several air grinders and also a small bead blaster. Would the 80 gal 3 cylinder be enough to do the job or do I need a 2 stage? My price for the 3 cylinder is 753.00 out the door, thats a good price for that unit.

Thanks
Greg

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Nov 24, 2016
Compressor sizes??
by: Bill

Hi Greg. That's an often asked question. The answer is always the same.

Please see: http://www.about-air-compressors.com/Compressor-sizing.html

You need to do a bit of homework to determine what size compressor you need as a minimum, and when you get that info, then go shopping for the right compressor that meets the air demand.

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