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How to adjust pressure /psi

Discussion in 'Compressors' started by Mike115, Jul 19, 2019.


  1. Mike115

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    Hi all, thanks so much for the help so far.

    I've had a play around this am trying to make myself familiar with everything.

    I've got a ORAZIO compressor as pictured but how do I adjust the pressures, I keep reading I need something between 20 and 30 psi for createx wicked paints but ky compressor races up past the at level very quickly

    Thanks

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    Do you have an air regulator on it?
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    Is this a regulator?

    If nit6can I buy one from a shop? Or is it an online jobby?

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    Ah OK, I'm. In the UK, can I pick one up from anywhere today?
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    Best bet might be Machine Mart if you have one near to you. You could possibly try Screwfix or Tool Station too.


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    Ah yes I have a tool station near me.
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    They do have them at Machinemart

    https://www.googleadservices.com/pa...wia76n9k8HjAhWRDOwKHbFECbcQwg96BAgKEAc&adurl=

    And Screwfix

    https://www.googleadservices.com/pa...wia76n9k8HjAhWRDOwKHbFECbcQzzl6BAgKEBw&adurl=

    Not sure which one is best and depends what size connector you have. Looks like a 1/4 bsp where the quick connect is screwed on. You may need a reducer/adapter to fit the thread size. At the most I would say you probably will need the connectors to fit the regulator to the compressor and then the quick connect to the regulator. It's easier to see it than to explain.

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    Work from the right hand side depending on what you need. The regulators from both places have a 1/2 inch bsp fitting so you will need a reducer to connect it the the 1/4 inch bsp fitting on the compressor. What you want to do on the other side of the regulator is your choice.

    Lee

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    Thanks all, I now have one :)
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