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Re: Compressor Explosion
« Reply #30 on: November 01, 2017, 09:11:51 AM »
 WOW how many air gunners have been killed so far?i did see two explosions that happened but they were user error not really the fault of the cheap compressor.
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Re: Compressor Explosion
« Reply #31 on: November 01, 2017, 02:53:03 PM »
We're pretty sure it was an improperly installed breather that caused pressure to build up in the crankcase, which blew the end off it.... It looks like the pressure involved was pretty low, perhaps a good thing the aluminum is so thin.... We're not dealing with an HPA event here....

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