Air compressors are quite useful tools for certain situations. If you need to fill up your car tire, an air compressor could help you with that. But, new products are usually quite expensive and for the number of times you will use an air compressor, it might be a good idea to buy one used. They are cheaper but still work the same as a new one.
In this video, you will learn different things you should look for when searching for used air compressors. One tip he talks about is the type of fuel it takes.
He recommended steering clear of oil compressors because they make a lot of noise. Oil is also very expensive to purchase, so when it needs to be refilled it might not be worth it to do that.
He then points out a specific valve at the bottom of the air compressor. This valve is meant to release water from inside which could rust the tank more quickly. If there is a lot of water in the tank before you buy it, that may mean it’s rusty so avoid purchasing that.
Continue watching this video to learn more things that you should look out for when buy a used air compressor!