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Old 03-06-2010, 09:32 AM
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Originally Posted by 29guy
the Ingersal Garage Mate has a rated 5.5 scfm @ 90lbs (the 20 gallon model). My cut off tool says it needs 5 scfm @ 90lbs. On paper this leaves with a 10% margin of error. 29guy

On paper it may seem like a 10% margin of error but it the real world it won't even be close! Compressors are almost always WAY overrated as to what they actually produce and air tools generally need a heck of a lot more air than they claim.
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