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GREAT find! Buying compressed air is for the birds!! Definitely picking one up. I do have an air compressor (230V dual stage) with a moisture trap at the outlet and at the end of the hose and it still doesn't dry out the air all the way. And I'm not dropping a few grand on a screw type compressor.

I hadn't thought of the air mattress inflator idea. I'll have to use mine and see how it does. Sure beats lugging a case down into the garage every few days!!
post #22 of 242
I quit buying the canned air, big ripoff. I use my shop air compressor with an air pressure regulator, bout 30 PSI is good, also has a filter & canister to take any moister out of the line.
    
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Better yet just put filters on your case,
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I use my Kirby on reverse.

I have yet to find a better alternative.
    
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Originally Posted by USFORCES View Post
Better yet just put filters on your case,
Tried that, don't recommend it. Filters cut the airflow of my ZM-F3s in half, and ordering 19 filter x $4 each = $76 wasted... I don't live in a dusty environment, but within 3 days they clogged up and were very time consuming to remove and clean, and even more restrictive as dust built up (my water loop rose 2-3c after putting them on). I can only imagine that in a cramped case they would be almost impossible to install and clean on a regular basis. And plenty of dust still got past them, it just slightly delayed the inevitable.
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post #26 of 242
I'll definitely be buying one of these at some point.
    
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post #27 of 242
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Bump.

Am I allowed to bump this after a month? I'm interested in what people have to say & open to answering questions so I'd rather not let it die forever...
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@USFORCES: who's the chick on your profile picture ??
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post #29 of 242
Quote:
Originally Posted by joshconsulting View Post
Bump.

Am I allowed to bump this after a month? I'm interested in what people have to say & open to answering questions so I'd rather not let it die forever...
You could bump it every 24 hours per forum rules, lol.

I might buy one the next time I'm cleaning my case. If I had one of these babies, I'd get rid of my dust filters (which don't work very well )
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