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Most Recent Questions
Recent Question:
Does this compresser come with oil in it? Does it need to be added after it is received?
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will this compressor hv-35 inflate air matress for camping?
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I noticed that the specs states the pump life is 450 hours. Does that mean the pump will probably break down after 450 hours of use?
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Is this unit made in America? Or is just the tank made in America?If I am going to spend thid much money, I want a unit that is all American made!
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Will this unit inflate my truck airbags to 100lbs psi? I have an Eagle Cap Camper on my 2003 Chevy Silverado
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Does this compresser come with oil in it? Does it need to be added after it is received?
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will this compressor hv-35 inflate air matress for camping?

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"Campbell Hausfeld Air Compressor - 3.2 HP, Oil Lubricated Pump, Model# VT6271"

Item# 164049
"Expect up to 5000 hours of extended life from this rugged cast iron twin-cylinder pump. U.S.A. Amps 20, Dimensions L x W x H in. 46 x 21 x 31, Air Tank Size gal. 26, Pump Life hrs. 5,000, CFM at 40 PSI 11.8, Volts 240, CFM at 90 PSI 10.2, Tank Type Horizontal, Air Outlet Size in. 1/4, HP 3.2, Max. PSI 135, Noise Level dB 87, Oil Required Yes, Drive Belt. Runs over 35 quieter and 60 cooler than aluminum pumps with cast iron cylinder sleeves"
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Questions & Answers for "Campbell Hausfeld Air Compressor - 3.2 HP, Oil Lubricated Pump, Model# VT6271"

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Clearances

What are the required clearances around and at the top of this compressor?
asked 6 months ago
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Floridian4
 - Spacecoast, Florida
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The Campbell Hausfeld Air Compressor requires a clearance of two feet from any side or top.
answered 6 months ago
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ProductExpert9
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You should have at least 2 feet of clearance around any sides/top of this compressor.
answered 6 months ago
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CampbellHausfeld
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How long is a warranty time?

asked 1 year ago
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szymek
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The warranty on this air compressor is as follows:
Residential is 3 year limited. 1 year is against manufacturer defects. 2-3 year is on the pump and tank parts only.
Commerical warranty is 90 days.
answered 1 year ago
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ProductExpert7
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3 year limited. For the first year all parts and labor on manufacturing defects are covered. Only the pump and tank defects are covered for the remainder of the warranty.
answered 1 year ago
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CampbellHausfeld
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Recommend hose size for 500 psi

asked 1 year, 3 months ago
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4433
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The recommended hose size can be either 1/2" or 3/8", and this unit only has a maximum pounds per square inch of 135.
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
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ProductExpert9
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What is the duty cycle of this compressor?

asked 1 year, 6 months ago
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Anonymous
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The duty cycle is 75% on and 25% off.
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
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ProductExpert19
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answer 2
The duty cycle of this compressor is 75% on/25% off.
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
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CampbellHausfeld
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will this compressor run off a generator? if so how many watt generator do I need?

asked 1 year, 11 months ago
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Anonymous
 - florida
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This Campbell Hausfeld Air Compressor could run off a generator as long as its 18,000 watts and it has a 240 volt plug-in.

Please see my recommendations below:
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
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ProductExpert37
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Does is make sense to use a 1/2" hose?

Since this unit has a 1/4" air outlet, would using a 1/2" hose to the air tool deliver more of the rated cfm than a 3/8" hose or is that limited by the size of the outlet so hose size doesn't matter?
asked 4 years ago
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DerbyDad
 - New Jersey
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On this Campbell Hausfeld Air Compressor, a 1/2" or a 3/8" will not make a significant difference with the cfm output.
answered 4 years ago
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ProductExpert13
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What is the NEMA number for the plug on the power cord?

asked 4 years, 3 months ago
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Puke
 - Chicago
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The plug on this unit is a 6-20P.
answered 4 years, 2 months ago
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ProductExpert19
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WHAT AMPERAGE MUST THE BREAKER FOR THIS ITEM BE?

asked 4 years, 4 months ago
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Anonymous
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This compressor needs to operate on a 20 amp dedicated circuit/breaker. Meaning, the compressor is the only appliance using that breaker. The compressor needs to be plugged into a 240 volt 20 amp grounded outlet.
answered 4 years, 4 months ago
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ProductExpert25
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Does this compressor come pre-wired with a power cord and if so what plug type?

asked 5 years, 4 months ago
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Anonymous
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The compressor does come with a power cord and the plug will be a 30 amp plug since the compressor operates at 240 volts.
answered 5 years, 4 months ago
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ProductExpert10
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The power cord is prewired and is the standard 3 prong type.
answered 4 years, 11 months ago
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wdbox
 - Beaufort, NC
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can it work at 90 psi min. @ 6.75 cfm required

asked 4 years, 11 months ago
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Anonymous
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This Campbell Hausfeld air compressor produces 10.2 CFM at 90 PSI so it will work for your application.
answered 4 years, 11 months ago
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ProductExpert11
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