Portable Diesel Air Compressors

Used on construction sites, mines, oil- and gas fields, and many more places: compressed air on location

They also go by the name of tow-behind compressor, mobile compressor, diesel-driven compressor or simply diesel compressor.

These diesel-powered beasts supply the compressed air needed to do the toughest jobs!

How portable diesel compressors work

Compared to stationary rotary screw compressors, portable diesel compressors have a lot more moving parts. Where the stationary compressor has a simple electro motor, the diesel-driven compressor has a complete diesel engine!

There are also some differences in the control system.

Let me show you exactly how portable diesel air compressors work.

Portable diesel air compressor troubleshooting

Portable diesel compressors are often used in remote areas – there’s not a compressor service technician available anywhere near. Most of the time you are on your own.

Don’t worry, I am here to help you with your diesel compressor problems.

Go to the portable diesel troubleshooting page for help with your compressor problems.

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