Looking for a general purpose air compressor. Mostly for filling of
tires (car, truck, ATV) and air cleaning, but also some limited brad
finishing on woodworking projects, potentially small scale and odd
spray finishing (but the latter not a priority at all). Any users of
either of these units that can comment on their use for general
purposes? It's this or the larger/noisier 150 PSI Porter Cable
pancake or a (somewhat kindly regarded) Craftsman 1.5HP/3 gal oil
spray job. thanks
I have the little Senco. It took 5 minutes to put 5psi into my son's SUV
However the ease of carrying it out, and the relative quiet may have been
I have both the Senco and the PC pancake. I use the Senco more, but there
are occassions (blowing out the filter on my DC) that the Senco is simply
Unless you are darn sure the Senco will do everything you want, I suggest
I have one of the PC pancakes at home and it will keep up with most
nailer needs if you can stand the noise. I don't have any experience
with trying to run a spray gun with it.
Honestly though, I can't hardly stand to listen to it. We have a big
2 cylinder Emglo an the job that doesn't make nearly the noise that
the little PC does.
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