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Re: Air Compressors

Subject: Re: Air Compressors
From: Roger Gibbs <>
Date: Sun, 11 Feb 2001 09:50:55 -0800
A year ago (or so) the topic of air consumption came up on a auto painting
site.  Many people responded that the cheaper imported air tools used much more
air (sometimes a factor of 2X or 3X) than the domestic versions.  The tools
discussed were primarily sanders.

-Roger wrote:

> Hey Gang,
> snip

> Second, have we given any
> thought as to the real air demands of tools that are rated at "4 CFM" for
> example?  I mean, if it seems Sears and numerous other manufacturers
> overstate their compressor hp ratings, for example, what's to say tool
> snip

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