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OBA tank question

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by MTBLAZER89, Feb 9, 2005.

  1. MTBLAZER89

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    It *should* work, though they don't specify what it is rated for. It would however be a lot cheaper if you pick one up from a semi wrecking yard. I pulled a 5 gal with 7 ports from the brake system of a freightliner for $10. No shipping either.
     
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    anybody else?
     
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    Brian,


    If it's rated, it would work out just fine. Lots of capacity, and the 4 ports make it real easy. Drop the seller a line on ebay, and ask him what the tank is rated for. I would jump on it if it's rated.

    Rob
     
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    Rated as in the PSI limit?? What "should" it be rated at?
     
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    Brian, my 2 air tanks I got off ebay. They are both 5 gallon low rider hydraulic tanks. Mine have 8 ports each.
     
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    I would want at least 200 psi, I think , im not shure but i think you want the rating of the tank to be like 20% higher than the output rating of your compressor
     
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    What are they rated at? I have no idea what my york put's out? Sweet they have them in chrome too...some steel braided air hose then a chrome impact, and I'll be set.:D

    [​IMG]
     
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    Hmm, maybe chrome COULD get you home...:thinking:
     
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    :thinking: :thinking:
     

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