Sullivan Palatek Air Compressors

Sullivan Palatek air compressors are not new to the North American compressor marketplace. If you are seeking information on Sullivan Palatek compressors, and have not been able to obtain if from them, the forum on this page will help.

Over thirty years ago a fledling company was formed to supply services to existing compressor companies. Today, through acquisition and being acquired themselves, Sullivan-Palatek air compressors offer a broad assortment of electric and portable compressors from 5 HP up to 495 HP, those in their VFD series.


If you have a problem with your Sullivan Palatek air compressor, the first place you want to go to is the manufacturer. Contact information is:

Sullivan-Palatek, Inc.
1201 West US Highway 20
Michigan City, IN 46360
Phone: (219) 874-2497
Fax: (219) 809-0203
Toll free: (800) 438-6203

Sullivan-Palatek air compressor are available from select industrial compressor distributors North America, and in many countries. Contact the head office for information about the distributor nearest you.

Use the following form to get assistance with your Sullivan-Palatek air compressor problem from fellow owners and users. This is the place where you can both ask a question about your compressor problem, or, help another by offering an answer to their question.

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Sullivan Palatek Air Compressors

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