Jump to content
REGISTERING FOR MEMBERSHIP ON UPLAND JOURNAL Read more... ×
Sign in to follow this  
Rogue Hunter

Air compressor for the truck

Recommended Posts

bobman
37 minutes ago, Greg Hartman said:

This is an interesting thread.  My two/seater does not carry a spare to save weight.  It came with a can of fix-a-flat type stuff and a small air compressor.  I’ve used it for years to keep all the vehicle tires properly inflated; and when we go to Okracoke, I use it to reinflate the truck tires after driving on the beach.  Takes a while, but works.

 

I run the big motorhome tires at 105 psi.  What kind of compressor would I need for those?


Home Depot has both 12 v and 120 v small handy “inflators” by their husky brand they are rated to 130 psi

 

 

 

Ive put 85 psi in my camper van tires with it and it probably weighs about 5 lbs 

 

campbell hausfield makes on also and Home Depot sells them

 

I like Home Depot because they are everywhere and stand behind their stuff

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Curt
52 minutes ago, Jim Vander said:

Curt could you post the model number?

 

Jim,  it's the model 300P ViAir

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
River19

I have heard good things about ViAir units.

 

I keep a smaller typical unit in the big Ram primarily for trailer tires which are relatively low psi....30-45psi.  If I tried to get my Ram's tires to the 80psi they need cold......it wouldn't get any higher than maybe 60psi and it would flame out.......

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Jim Vander

Thank you Curt!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
DoubleAuto

I bought a "slime" at Walmart.  Has always worked well.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Please sign in to comment

You will be able to leave a comment after signing in



Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

×