Everyone should know the different air compressor parts in case something happens during operation. The Youtube video “Different Parts of The Air Compressor” shows all the components using arrows and labels to simplify everything further. Let’s find out more!
Knowing all the parts of a compressor and their functions can be difficult, but it’s vital to have some general knowledge.
If something happens, you might be able to determine what’s wrong, which part has failed, and what you might need to buy to fix it. However, when in doubt, it’s always better to call a professional to repair any problems.
Some of the air compressor parts you should know about are the cylinder head, suction and intake valve, delivery valve, cylinder liner, cooling water jacket, compressor casing, crankcase, piston, connecting rod, main bearings, crankshaft, bed plate, foundation, oil filter, relief valves, intercoolers, after-coolers, and suction filter. There are other elements you should understand, particularly when it comes to wiring. But those can be complicated because they might have different electric requirements and specifications.
You can check the rest of the video for the full details regarding air compressor parts.