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Old 05-06-2016, 05:22 PM   #21
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I have the $75 jump starter with compressor from costco. It works great and it's small. I haven't gone over 80 lbs with it though so I can't vouch for that.

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Old 05-06-2016, 05:24 PM   #22
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Lowes lil blue compressor

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I bought 1 and it has 120/12v also the auto air feed both are pluses however it takes forever to pump up tires and the unit got hot and I had to let it cool down returned it to lowes and got a small tank unit that puts out 135psi

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Old 05-06-2016, 05:25 PM   #23
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Diesel Pusher Air Brakes

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If you have a Diesel with air brakes, tap onto the air tanks ans cary a 25' hose. No air brakes, get the dc compressor and splice/modify wires to hook to what you have and include enough wire to reach all tires.
Just a suggestion. Hardly anything I own has the original hook ups.
We too had connections for an air hose on our diesel pusher, but we couldn't adjust the pressure for blowing up air mattresses or blowing out water lines. 150 lbs is too much for those types of use. That's why we purchased the Kobalt from Lowe's. Great little compressor.
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Old 05-06-2016, 05:27 PM   #24
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Had one of those but it took a long time to air up any tire I had on my Georgetown. You would have to start and let the pressure build up then put in a couple of pounds and then repeat the procedure. I got tired of holding the Air Chuck to the Valve Stem. So in all reality you need something that can produce 150 lbs. and have enough storage, Air Tank capacity, so that you don't have to spend hours adding Air to 6 Tires. Looks like everyone has an idea but spending a lot ot time doing this job is not for me. My arm and fingers get tired more easily now days.
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Old 05-06-2016, 05:46 PM   #25
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Looks like everyone has an idea but spending a lot ot time doing this job is not for me. My arm and fingers get tired more easily now days.
Harbor Freight sells a nice & cheap inflator tool w/clamp on chuck that makes things a lot easier for $10 or less.
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Old 05-06-2016, 05:49 PM   #26
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If you want the best, go with the Viair 450P RV - 150 PSI, 1.80 CFM, all metal, mostly stainless steel. Pricey at about $300. But you owe it a look if you want the high-end. Sold at most RV Web sites and even at Walmart.
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Old 05-07-2016, 06:39 AM   #27
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Lightbulb air compressor.

I have FR3 with 19.5 tires and use up to 100 psi to inflate. so I use
Craftsman 1.2 Gallon AirBoss™ Oil-Free Air Compressor and Hose Kit 135 PSI cost about list 160.00 can find for a bout 130.oo . works great takes up little space.
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Old 05-07-2016, 06:55 AM   #28
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And if you are a vet you get an Extra 10% off at Lowes and Home Depot don't forget. I bought the Kobalt also on sale plus the 10% military discount. Yahoo
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Old 05-07-2016, 06:59 AM   #29
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I bought a Stanley Fatmax which croaked trying to top off my tires. Went to Lowes and got one of their "pancake" type compressors, works great, stowes in one of the bays on our FR SS 3170DS.
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Old 05-07-2016, 09:57 AM   #30
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I bought this 120 volt AC compressor for these reasons from Home Depot.
1. Large 3 gallon storage
2. Max 125 psi
3. It is a oil bath compressor and last longer than those dry compressors.
4. Builds up to 125 psi quickly
I picked it up for under $100 and have been using it for 3 years now.
Yes it's larger but that is what you need for 22.5" tires

Husky 3 gal. Portable Electric Air Compressor with 9-Piece Accessory Kit and 25 ft. Coil Hose-L13HPD - The Home Depot
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