An air compressor is your essential workshop addition
When it comes to your workshop or garage ensure you shop leading brands in air compressors to guarantee you are getting the job done right every time. With air compressors, a range of air tools and accessories available for automotive and general application get your tyres inflated, paint jobs done, and pool toys in the pool just in time for summer. Stocking reputable brands from Mechpro Blue, Antlia to Chicago Pneumatic.
Popular Questions Asked
What is an air compressor?
Air compressors are a machine that sucks in air, pressurises it in a metal holding tank and releases it to drive tools and equipment. When the tanks are drained to a certain pressure the air pump starts up and refills it. When selecting an air compressor, it is a good idea to understand the types of jobs and/or tools you will want to use and how long you need to run them. Smaller air compressors are ideal for convenient jobs like tyre inflation or running tools for short periods. They are easy to store and extremely handy and portable.
What is an air compressor used for?
Air compressors allow you to add scope to your garage environment. Pumping up car, bike, trailer tyres, air mattresses, swimming pools or even a football is fun with an air compressor. You get an air blower for cleaning, and you can spray paint and run a host of different air powered tools. Things like drills, wrenches, nail guns, air chisels, sanders and grinders can all run off a compressor. Inflate your bike tyres or check tyre pressures with easy with your portable air compressor.
What are the different types of air compressors we have to offer?
At Repco was stock a range of different models of air compressors to ensure you are equipped for your next adventure or project in the shed.
- 240v air compressors - These are generally 2HP to 2.5HP units with a tank capacity of 20L to 60L or more. These are perfect to deck out your workshop and easy to move with as it has wheels. Being a bigger air compressor compared to a portable one it allows you to do more from painting a panel on your car, to removing an engine with a rattle gun. These are available in both direct drive and belt driven.
- Portable air compressors / 12v tyre inflators - these are vital piece to pack before hitting the road on any trip as they are a compact unit. A portable air compressor is designed to inflate your tyres when you are in the middle of nowhere and not a single servo in sight, also can be used in any situation as they are portable and can be easily moved around.
To find out more about choosing the right air compressor check out this know how article choosing the right air compressor with Repco.
Repco sell a range of air compressors from the small tyre inflater to the big 3 phase workshop units. So, whether you are an account customer or home handyman, we can sort out any items or products you need when it comes to compressed air in the garage or workshop. From smaller units from Mechpro Blue and Antlia to the bigger units by Peerless and Chicago Pneumatic we have air compressors at a price to suit your budget.
Get online now and find your air compressor to ensure your next project gets done in no time making your jobs simple and easy.