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FAQ Category: Servicing/Using your Air Compressor

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What do I do with waste water?

Well let’s look at what the waste water is; Compressed air holds a lot of water vapour, and once that vapour becomes cooled into a liquid (condensate) what’s created is a dirty, oily watery mixture that can’t simply be sent down the drain and is regulated under the 1991 Water Resources Act. Since the condensate […]

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What weekly checks should I be doing on my compressed air system?

We recommend the following: Drain the air tank/receiver/vessel, Check any autodrains are working correctly, Check/clean out any external panel filters, Check for any air leaks on pipework, Check for oil leaks on hoses, Check oil level in compressor.

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Why is there a service schedule on my compressor?

It’s preventative maintenance. Your compressor needs servicing regularly to help prevent downtime. Consider this if your Compressor wasn’t working what would be the consequences? No production possibly? How much would this cost your business for every hour of non-production? Keeping a good service schedule means the service items are changed regularly and so less likely […]

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When can I have a service engineer?

For breakdowns and repairs, as our motto states ‘Your pressure is our Priority’ so we do everything possible to get an engineer to you asap. We have a call out engineer that only take on light jobs or just call outs that day so we can get someone to you as quickly as possible. We […]

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