Heavy Duty Air Compressor on Special at Maplins

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  1. makems

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    Heavy duty air compressor on special at Maplins at only £14.99.
    http://www.maplin.co.uk/p/heavy-duty-air-compressor-12v-140psi-a31hu
    I have one of these and it is capable of acheiving the sort of pressures needed in motorhome tyres (up to 140psi). You do need to run the engine while using it if you have it plugged into the cigarette lighter socket.
     
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    Yup.

    We have one and it does the job!
     
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    Just bought one of these in the last hour and won't even get to 35psi.!!
    I'll take it back and try another but I'm thinking get what you pay for..?

    Think I may get the rac one...
     
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    I bought one of these from Maplin last year when it was £19.99. Works really well, though the first time it blew the fuse on the ciggie lighter socket.

    Its predecessor from Halfords had suddenly gone bang and become a rapid tyre deflater just as we were about to set off for France.
     
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    Compressor arived Saturday tested it on my work van on the front tyres just about made 45psi on the back that require 65 psi no chance stopped it dead.
    It's going back.

    Chris
     
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