Section II. DESCRIPTION AND DATA
The pressure switch assembly determines cut-in and
switch can be adjusted for cut-out pressures over the
cylinder, reciprocating type air compressor capable of
range of 165 to 190 psi (11.60 to 13.36 kgs per sq cm).
delivering 5 cubic feet per minute (0.1415 cu meters per
The switch can also be adjusted for a 25 psi to 65 psi
min). The compressor assembly and associated electric
(1.76 to 4.57 kgs per sq cm) differential between cut-in
motor are mounted on a frame which is welded to the air
and cut-out pressure.
The safety valve assembly
receiver, and 60 gallon steel tank. The electric motor
releases when air receiver pressure exceeds 200 psi
drives the compressor assembly by means of a matched
(14.06 kgs per sq cm).
pair of V-belts.
b. The maintenance paragraphs of this manual
contain detailed descriptions of its components.