AIR COMPRESSOR shuts off every 10 minutes...

After about 10 minutes of running it shuts down, then I have to wait about 15 minutes before it'll turn back on, any help would be appreciated, thanks

Bill says...

I don't know what type of air compressor we are talking about, but from your description, it sounds to me as though your unit is going off on thermal overload, as opposed to it being strictly an electrical problem.

You might want to have a look at the page entitled Duty Cycle, linked from the site map page.

It explains the phenomenon I think you are experiencing.



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