Model # 1675A

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California Air Tools 1.6 Gal. 3/4 HP Ultra Quiet and Oil-Free Aluminum Tank Air Compressor
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California Air Tools

1.6 Gal. 3/4 HP Ultra Quiet and Oil-Free Aluminum Tank Air Compressor

$179.00 /box

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The California Air Tools 1675A Ultra Quiet Air Compressor is designed to be one of the quietest air compressors in the industry having only 58 dB of sound. This air compressor makes less sound than a normal conversation (65 dB). The powerful HP motor operates at only 1680 RPM creating less noise and less wear. The oil-free Dual Piston Pump System is engineered for high performance and durability. The 1.6 Gal. aluminum air tank is lightweight (34 lbs.) and rust resistant making it very easy to transport and store. This air compressor is ideal for anyone working where noise is a major issue.

  • Ultra quiet only 58 dB
  • Oil-free pump for less maintenance and repair costs
  • 1.6 Gal. rust-free aluminum tank
  • Lightweight for easy transporting - 34 lbs.
  • Powerful 3/4 HP (rated/running) 1.5 HP (peak) motor
  • 2.40 CFM at 40 psi and 1.50 at 90 psi/maximun pressure - 120 psi
  • Two pressure control gauges/one 1/4 in. universal quick connector
  • Low amp draw - 5.5 Amp
  • Thermal overload protector/less time to fill the tank - only 70 seconds
  • Low vibration - motor speed of 1680 RPM
  • Extra-long pump life of over 3000 hours
  • Oil-free pump allows you to use in different temperatures and terrains
  • Less heat - dissipates heat more efficiently
  • Easy to use ball drain valve
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Is this sufficient for a floor nailer?

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August 31, 2015
I need a quiet compressor for nailing an engineered wood floor. Do you support this is enough for that?
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September 1, 2015
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Yes, this compressor can be used for nailing.
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September 1, 2015
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Thank you for the interest in the California Air Tools Ultra Quiet Air Compressors.
We will need to know the CFM requirement of your nail gun so that we can match the air compressor to the nail gun.
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Does 1.6 gallon be enough for at home dental practice with typhodont? Or 6.3 gallon is better? Thanks

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August 2, 2015
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May 17, 2016
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Go with a 6.3 gallon or larger tank with a compressor capacity of at least 6 cfm. Anything less will be running too often. Frequent running creates heat without enough cooling time.
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August 11, 2015
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Thank you for the interest in the California Air Tools Ultra Quiet & Oil-Free Air Compressors.
We recommend 1.0 Hp for each hand piece.
Larger tanks are good storage areas for air and give you more time before the motor starts.
We also recommend having an air dryer. Air Dryers remove moisture from the air. This keeps moisture out of the air tank and air line. Dry air prevents rust.
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Can this compressor manage a spray gun for small projects? If not can you recommend a compressor that can? Must be small

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June 30, 2016
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Thank you for the interest in the California Air Tools 1675A Ultra Quiet Air Compressor.
Please check the CFM needed to operate your spray gun.
The CAT-1675A produce 2.40 CFM @ 40 PSI and 1.50 CFM @ 90 PSI.
Please match these CFMs with your air tools.
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Add Air to Pickup/Trailer Tires

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I need a portable compressor to add air to my pickup and travel trailer tires when camping. Also, to blow out water lines in the trailer to winterize. Will this compressor take are of these requirements easily?
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October 2, 2015
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Thank you for the interest in the California Air Tools Ultra Quiet & Oil-Free Air Compressors.
We suggest the CAT-1610A (1.0 hp) 1.6 Gal. Air Compressor.
The motor used on this model is the same used in coin operated air machines at gas stations.
This model is good for the applications you are doing.
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1.6 Gal. 3/4 HP Ultra Quiet and Oil-Free Aluminum Tank Air Compressor is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 24.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The box was beat up and there was no protective Styrofoam to protect the compressor. The bag was ... The box was beat up and there was no protective Styrofoam to protect the compressor. The bag was just placed over the top of compressor instead of surrounding it. I am still wondering if I received a returned item. The compressor works well and fills the tank very fast.
Date published: 2016-12-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it!!! At first it came damage, the return was smooth, then it came the new one, it is super quiet, it does his job really good, i live in a apartment were everybody is close, and nobody notice what I'm doing. Is a blessing do what you are doing without bordering no one!
Date published: 2016-08-09
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Sweet and Sour compressor The California Air Tools 1675A compressor is wonderfully quiet, lightweight and transportable. Unfortunately, it gave me less than 2 hours of very light duty service before the motor shorted out. Don't expect a great fix on the C.A.T. warranty, mine came back with more problems.
Date published: 2016-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Product I have a small business for the last 20 years where a small compressor is used every day - I have tried Husky, Porter Cable, and numerous others, but this unit is far better than any of them - it is very quiet, recovers very fast, easy to move, and has great psi
Date published: 2012-07-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ultra Quiet is right! My 2 buddies stopped by to help me do a small framing job, when I plugged in the compressor, they both stopped talking, stared at it for a moment and then buddy 1 said "that's it??" while buddy 2 proceeded to take the ear plugs out of his ears, wrote down the compressor info and went to my computer to order one. Needless to say, it's really quiet (at least compared to every other compressor I've ever owned). Fills quickly, recovers pretty well for such a small tank even when driving 3" nails. Definitely recommend for someone who doesn't need a high capacity tank and is concerned with noise.
Date published: 2014-09-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from california air compressor hey, so far my new compressor looks great. quiet just as they said, easy to set up and get going. it also has the power i need for my projects, pin nailing and airbrushing for my art projects. thanks.
Date published: 2016-06-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Quite, light weight and low amperage I bought this compressor to take out camping because of its low amperage and it works very well. Should fill all my air requirements when I'm out in the middle of no where. It is fairly expense for a small compressor. It is by far the quietest compressor I have ever seen. Quick delivery!
Date published: 2012-10-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Some good, some not so good My old PC air compressor took up too much space and was louder than a threshing machine. I went looking for a quieter, smaller compressor. This California Air seemed to fit my needs. The good. It is very quiet and takes up a smaller footprint. The not so good. Somewhat limited capacity, unloading tube seems kinda weak and looks like it could easily bend, break, or collapse.. It is near perfect for trim work, somewhat weak on having enough lungs to clean my garage floor, and unlikely has the gumption for a big framing nailer. That said, it fits my needs at this time. If I had it to do over again, I would opt for the one horsepower model. I was concerned that it would be too noisy, but after working with this 3/4 horse compressor....I would go with more horsepower as the larger engine is only a couple of decibels louder.
Date published: 2015-09-17
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