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What do you look for in an on borad air compressor?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by 53chevy, Feb 15, 2007.

  1. 53chevy

    53chevy 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    In my Engineering class we needed to do a project of our choice. I thought about building an on board air compressor for my truck. I made one that puts out about 5CFM, I want to get a small tank on it, any ideas for stuff to add? If this one gose well i may try to market it after a awhile of hard testing. How much would you pay for something like this($150)? Thanks for your input, just trying to make something for everyone to enjoy soon, hopefully.
     
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    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    *clicks thanks button*
     
  4. 53chevy

    53chevy 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    What do you ?
     
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    nothing, I was just saying thanks to him for posting that link
     
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    53chevy 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    i did one for him just now, dose the count, i'm new to that
     
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    This wil be an all electric system so anyone with 12v can use it, hopefully with a quick connect system so it can be hard mounted or portable.
     
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    i need to put big a$$ air hornes on the rig. i'd buy a complete 12v for 150
     
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    A winch!:D
     
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    no winch lol
     

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