What is a 2 stage compressor?
What is a 2 Stage Air Compressor. The main difference between single and two stage compressors is the number of times the air gets compressed between the inlet valve and the tool nozzle. In a single stage compressor, the air is compressed once; in a two stage compressor, the air is compressed twice for double the pressure.
What are the components of a compressor?
A compressor has two main components, which are the power source and the mechanism of compression. As an example, an air compressor works when air enters the vane or piston, is compressed by the increased pressure and decreased volume.
What is a piston compressor?
A piston ring compressor is a tool used to compress the piston rings onto a piston in order to fit the piston inside of the cylinder walls. Typically manufactured of a spring steel or a machined aluminum ring, the piston ring compressor is usually oiled well to allow the piston and rings to slide through it with ease.
What is an electrical compressor?
An electric compressor is a machine that pressurizes and stores air within a tank for use in powering pneumatic tools, such as a nailer or impact wrench. This compressor type is extremely versatile as it has the ability to be used indoors and outdoors, as well as to power small and large tools.