Welcome to the completely rebuilt about-air-compressors.com website. There are presently 929 pages chock full of compressor information for your use. There are also many thousands of visitor questions, comments and answers about all kinds of compressor issues on the pages. Comments, questions and answers are at the bottom of almost every page. One huge benefit of that is you can ask questions of other compressor owners and users to try to resolve the issues they may be experiencing with their air compressors from folks that have experienced the same compressor brand and model issue.
We typically update the site every-single-day and provide information on pretty much every air compressor part, what that each part does and where it is located on an air compressor along with scads of pages about installing, plumbing, using and troubleshooting air compressors of many makes and models.
To find the information you need, please see the navigation column to the left, or follow any of the links below.
The SITEMAP PAGE. has links to all the existing and consolidated pages on about-air-compressors.com.
The COMPRESSOR TROUBLESHOOTING page is about common compressor problems and solutions that affect many brands of air compressors.
The COMPRESSOR BRAND page has information sorted by by compressor brand and model number along with many complimentary PDF manuals for a wide range of compressor brands.
My sincere thanks to…
Doug s.d.ca., Buster and Carl and Roger and all contributors that help others with their air compressors going on 15 years now!
Some Visitor’s Comments as a result of all of your efforts…
- November 2018, an anonymous contributor says “I just wanted to thank you for this info and site Bill. I looked all over for information on this part for this compressor and your site was the only useful one i could find.”
- Jessie says to Doug… “Thanks very much for the tip. Greatly appreciated” when looking for parts for a Sanborn compressor.
- Lorra says, “Doug, I appreciate and was impressed by your reaching out; it’s that attitude of wanting to help others that makes this a great site : ) Thank you!” For those that haven’t noticed, Doug in S.D.Ca is a frequent, long-time and knowledgeable contributor to this site.
- David J. R. says “Thanks to Doug pointing me in the right direction! – THIS WEBSITE ROCKS!”
- Chris says “Hey Bill thanks for your help it was the regulator, changed it out and things back to working great compressor run all my tools, thanks again”
- Jerry says “Right on the money Bill! I removed the start cap. and even tho all looked well, it was BAD. I replaced it and the compressor works with no problems. Many thanks….(is there a way to make a contribution to help keep your site going?)”. “Sure Jerry. Buy my books and then we both win!” Please follow this link to acquire both eBooks for one value price!
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And thank you to all the questioners, the contributors and those just visiting for the last 14 years. Please continue to ask questions and to find answers to your compressor questions here on about-air-compressors.com. We all benefit by both the questions and your welcome advice.
Bill’s experience in compressors and pneumatic systems gathered through field service calls, air systems support and as a trainer for newcomers to the fluid power industry delivers credibility to the information provided on about-air-compressors.com