Things to Do With an Air Compressor?

Answer So you have an air compressor to do a few things around the house, but what else can it do? From pumping up your minivan's tires to more daring fronts, we will examine the many uses for an air com... Read More »

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What Is the Difference Between a Regular AC Compressor & an OEM Compressor?

The difference between a regular compressor and an OEM compressor lies in the manufacturer of the part. A "regular" compressor could be made by any manufacturer while an OEM compressor (or any othe... Read More »

In a double door fridge set points are there in both freezer and cooler sections but you see only one compressor How does this single compressor operate for two different set points?

The compressor does all the cooling. Those set points only control the air movements from the cooling coil area to the freezer or fridge side. So! you adjust the air flow for more or less cooling i... Read More »

How to Clean a Spark Plug With an Air Compressor?

Normally, spark plugs don't need to be cleaned. However, if you've been storing new or slightly used spark plugs in an area that has collected a lot of dust, then cleaning them is a must. Cleaning ... Read More »

Can you fill scuba tanks with an air compressor?

Scuba tanks should never be filled using a general purpose air compressor. These compressors can cause lubricants or environmental contamination to be mixed with the air. When compressed and used f... Read More »