Best indoor air compressor for a barber shop?

by Jesse
(Phoenix, AZ, USA)

We are looking to install a quiet indoor compressor into a salon / barber shop and the air will be piped out to each station. What style / brand do you recommend? Any design considerations?


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Jun 23, 2018
Barber Shop air pressure
by: Bill

Good question, Adolfo.

The answer, as is written on pages on this site, is to use the minimum pressure level in PSI that will do the job.

Different clean off or blow off locations will likely require different pressures to do the job properly.

Use the regulator on the compressor to lower the pressure to the blow gun to the lowest effective pressure.

Your comment about pressure safety are right on! Care must always be taken using compressed air in all applications, including cleaning off benches etc.

Jun 23, 2018
Air pressure in Barber Shop?
by: Adolfo

What is the ideal Air cleaning pressure in Barber Shops?

I think air compressor pressure usually 100 or 125 psi is too high, even dangerous for the ear drums, eyes etc.

Jun 22, 2016
Best barber shop compressor
by: Bill

Well Jesse, while I've never been asked for a recommendation for a compressor for a barber shop before, the criteria of selection you want is the same for anyone selecting a compressor.

That info is covered on many pages of this site. Here are a few:

https://www.about-air-compressors.com/Buying.html

https://www.about-air-compressors.com/picking-a-compressor.html

https://www.about-air-compressors.com/location.html

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