In North America Central Pneumatic air compressors are available at, and are the house compressor brand of, Harbor Freight Tools and are sold nationwide through their own stores.

The Central Pneumatic compressor line is also available on line, and through select distribution in other countries.

Harbor Freight Tools Corporate Headquarters is located in the city of Calabasas in Los Angeles County, California.: www.harborfreight.com

This brand of compressors appears to be targeted to the DIY market, small workshops and the automotive repair market with fractional HP through to 5 HP air compressors with the largest tank size being 60 gallon. They also have at least one model of gas powered air compressor.

Central Pneumatic air compressor

Central Pneumatic air compressor

Over the years this site has been here, owners of this brand have been kind enough to sent me information in digital form about these compressors, and I’ve uploaded it below for your use. Download at your convenience. If you have a digital format of any Central Pneumatic compressor, please contact me and I’ll arrange to upload it here for others to use. Thank you.

Central Pneumatic air compressor manuals

 

 

 

This page also provides a  Central Pneumatic compressor user forum for all issues relating only to Central Pneumatic Air Compressors. Below you will find postings with issues and comments about this brand of air compressors, from folks that use them

If you have had any issues or have comments to make about your use of your Central Pneumatic air compressor, other users would like to hear from you.

First, you might want to review the troubleshooting pages on this site. The majority of issues posted about the Central Pneumatic air compressor line are problems encountered by many brands of compressors and the answer to your questions is likely already there! For example, why air compressors run but don’t build pressure, why they won’t shut off, why they blow breakers, and so on.

If, after reading the links below to see if any suit, you don’t find and answer to your Central Pneumatic / Harbor Freight compressor issue, scroll to the bottom of the page to ask you question.

Thanks,

Bill


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