Motor bogs down

by Jeremy luckadoo
(N.C.)

1.8hp 30gal. Kobalt cast iron compressor. Motor starts fine, then at 20psi. It boggs down as if under a heavy load. Compressor reaches preset max. Is this normal? I own four different compressors from pancake to 100gal. None of them do this. My best description is it acts like a two stage hydraulic pump. Thank you for your time and this site.

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Aug 12, 2016
Compressor motor bogs down
by: Bill

Jeremy, please see: http://www.about-air-compressors.com/air-compressor-bogs-down.html

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