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Old 08-02-2012, 10:40 PM   #1
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I want to get a 12v portable air compressor for airing up tires. any recommendations?

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Old 08-02-2012, 10:49 PM   #2
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You get what you pay for. I got one from auto zone that's a pos slime brand I believe. It got me out of a few jams but doesn't work anymore at all.

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Old 08-02-2012, 10:59 PM   #3
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good to know. I was looking at that one
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Old 08-03-2012, 12:23 AM   #4
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Viair compressors have worked great for me. I have the 300P, it's reliable, fast, and built well. It's rated for up to 33" tires, however I believe it would do up to 35"s with out problems. They make portable systems like the one I purchased, as well as on-board systems. I picked mine up a while back from ORW in Temecula, Ca, for $120.

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Old 08-03-2012, 03:16 AM   #5
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I would check out CO2 tanks if you havent. Lots of threads. I Just pieced together a setup from online sources for about $150 shipped. No parts to break, nothing wears out. Never needs replaced.
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Old 08-03-2012, 06:48 PM   #6
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If looking for a portable 12v compressor, I would definitely recommend the VIAIR. They are quality units. Let me know if we can help you out at all. What size tires are you running?
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Old 08-03-2012, 08:00 PM   #7
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The best compressor for the money by far is the MV50. There are a ton of threads here about it. You can get it for a decent price on Amazon.
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Old 08-03-2012, 09:01 PM   #8
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For 101 cnd bucks you can get this...

3,000 lb Utility Winch with Air Compressor | Canadian Tire
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Old 08-03-2012, 09:19 PM   #9
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The best compressor for the money by far is the MV50. There are a ton of threads here about it. You can get it for a decent price on Amazon.

thaks for the info just ordered one

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