Latest Discussions : Tools & Workshop


07:18PM | 11/14/98
What's the best compressor for general woodworking tools. I bought a Sears compressor but am afraid it may be too small (2HP, 12 GAL). I want to run nailers and staplers and maybe a paint gun. As long as I son't continuously cycle a nailer will this compressor be adequate? TIA


06:35AM | 11/16/98
Personally, I would recommend one with a larger tank, especially for painting. The best advice I can give you is to take a look at the SCFM requirements posted on the boxes of the tools you might want to use and compare them to the rating of your compressor. I think that you will find that the majority of them require a larger one. : (

Post a reply as Anonymous

Photo must be in JPG, GIF or PNG format and less than 5MB.

Reply choose button


Post new button or Login button