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Old 09-12-2008, 02:45 PM   #1
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Need help in choosing air compressor.


Hello.

I'm looking at these three air compressors and not sure which one I should get.

http://www.homedepot.ca/webapp/wcs/s...chLevel=level1

I'm re-doing my basement and building a garage/fence/deck next spring and maybe more. I will be getting a Paslode F-350s Stick Nailer, F-325C Coil Nailer and want to be able to run them at the same time.

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Need help in choosing air compressor.


CFM delivery is the most critical thing in air compressors. You don't want it running all the time, and the CFM rating is a function of how good the motor is at re-filling the tank and keeping it full. A big tank is a plus too.

Of those three, the 15 gallon DeWalt is a no-brainer in my opinion. If you want to be able to run multiple nailers at once, that's your best shot. The others would do it, but not quite as well.

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