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Old 11-11-2006, 11:14 AM
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Originally Posted by TT66'
Can someone tell me about a good air regulator to get so it will keep up with an air impact or cutoff tool and not starve for air so quickly? I have 5 hp 60 gallon with 3/8" hose but the regulator I have just won't stay up with the wrench or cutoff tool when you need it most. I don't want to waste my money that's why I'm asking before I start looking. Thanks.
An additional tank will help - although it will run longer to fill up the additional volume.

Harbor Frieght Air Filter Regulator

I have been using one of these with a smaller compressor and it does a pretty good job.

I plumbed a kind-of "stil" setup to with copper to cool the air and give it a collection point before even hitting the filter...

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