If your business involves the constant use of air tools or pneumatic tools like for example the auto repair trade then it is very possible that you rely heavily on an air compressor to get the work done. Such an air compressor has to be reliable and powerful to guarantee you a continual power supply all day every day.
The Ingersoll Rand 2475n5 air air compressor compressor most definitely steps up to the mark, ensuring quality, reliability and power – but at a cost, because this mean machine comes at the top end of the market. However, and probably more importantly, it comes highly recommended by many who consider an air compressor as the most important piece of machinery for their business.
So why does the Ingersoll Rand 2475n5 stand out in the crowd?
Ingersoll Rand 2475n5 Figures At A Glance:
*Tank size: 80 gallon
*Running HP 5HP
*CFM @ 175PSI 16.8
*Max Pressure 175PSI
*Dimensions 26″ x 38″ x 70″
This air compressor sports an 80 gallon double cylinder tank which, like most compressors of this capacity is in the vertical position and is stabilized and kept off the floor by a hollow ring around the base.
The actual body of the Ingersoll Rand 2475n5 is made from cast iron and you will find all the usual pressure gauges and switches as you would expect, the one surprising feature is the way in which this beast can be moved around with relative ease.
Everyone who has ever worked relying upon air compressors will tell you that the main bug bear can be the unit over heating, well, this shouldn’t be a problem with the Ingersoll Rand 2475n5. The cylinders on this model are well ventilated meaning that this machine will keep going even under the greatest pressure. There are also finned copper inter coolers additionally which help control the amount of heat generated by the compressor.
This 80 gallon tank model runs on 230V and can produce a maximum 5HP. Believe me, you won’t get any of the shuddering and shaking you get on some compressors from this machine! As for noise – which can be really bad with some air compressors – the Ingersoll Rand 2475n5 is relatively quiet, not silent by any means but the noise is well within acceptable limits.
The maintenance on this compressor is fairly minimal and very easy most likely due to the fact that it has a splash lubrication system rather than the more messy oil pumps. You will also that the Ingersoll Rand 2475n5 air compressor has a very useful manual drain for use in maintenance.
Starter kits can be bought with the compressor which contain everything you need to keep it in tip top condition inducing lubricant and air filter replacements.
In conclusion, if you are looking to purchase an air compressor which is going to last the pace then you should seriously look at the Ingersoll Rand 2475n5.
Rather than just one compressor there is actually a range of compressors within this this model number, varying in size and capacity depending on your needs.