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Unread 08-28-2013, 01:56 PM   #16
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You are probably right. This is ambient air that is compressed for breathing.

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Unread 08-28-2013, 02:04 PM   #17
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OK-miss read. Thought this was with an on-board compressor system. NOT a stand alone tank......SORRY
Still-No need to carry more than 200-250psi.
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Unread 08-28-2013, 02:09 PM   #18
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Lumpy, how many tires can I fill with 250psi?
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Unread 08-28-2013, 02:25 PM   #19
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Really, it all depends on the tires volume.
Are they 'flat' or going from OR psi to street psi.
That's the why, I run a converted AC compressor with storage tank.
I can bring my 33's up to street psi in under 1 minute and run air tools all day long. This while the engine is just above idle at 1K rpm.
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Unread 08-28-2013, 02:32 PM   #20
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I would love to do the York OBA, but I doubt that I can justify the expense. I picked up this tank free from my VFD and was hoping to do something useful with it for little to no money.
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