California Air Tools 3-Gal. 1 HP Ultra Quiet and Oil Free Air Compressor-3010 - The Home Depot

California Air Tools

Model # 3010

Internet # 203003949

3-Gal. 1 HP Ultra Quiet and Oil Free Air Compressor

California Air Tools 3-Gal. 1 HP Ultra Quiet and Oil Free Air Compressor

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$219.00 / box


Model # 3010

Internet # 203003949

The California Air Tools 3010 Ultra Quiet air compressor is designed to be one of the quietest air compressors in the industry having only 60 decibels of sound. This air compressor make less noise than a normal conversation (65 decibels). The powerful 1 HP motor operates at only 1680 RPMS creating less noise and less wear. The Oil-Free Dual Piston Pump System is engineered for high performance and durability. The 3-Gal. steel pancake air tank is lightweight (46 lbs.) 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 60 decibels oil-free pump for less maintenance and cost
  • 3 steel pancake tank
  • Lightweight for easy transporting 46 lbs.
  • Powerful 1 HP (rated/running) 2 HP (peak)
  • 3.80 CFM at 40 psi - 2.35 CFM at 90 psi
  • Maximum pressure - 120 psi
  • Two pressure control gauges - one 1/4 universal quick connector
  • Low amp draw - 7.6-amps/less heat - dissipates heat more efficiently
  • Extra large dual piston pump for increased compression/extra long pump life of over 3000 hours
  • Thermal overload protector/less time to fill the tank, only 85 seconds
  • Low vibration, motor speed of 1680 RPMS
  • Oil-free pump allows you to use in different temperatures and terrains
  • Easy to use ball drain valve
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Assembled Depth (in.)  14.2 in  Assembled Height (in.)  22 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  15 in 
Air Delivery SCFM @ 40PSI  3.8  Air Delivery SCFM @ 90PSI  2.4 
Amperage (amps)  7.6  Application Use  Air Brushing,Blow Cleaning,Brad Nailing/Stapling,Finish Nailing,Framing Nailing,HVLP Painting,Hobby Nailing,Hobby Painting,Inflation 
Compressor Tank Capacity (Gallons)  Compressor Type  Home Maintenance 
Compressor/Air Tool Features  Handle,Oil Free Compressor,Tank Pressure Gauge  Decibel Rating (Outdoor)  60 dBA 
Horsepower (hp)  Included  No additional components or accessories are included 
Lubrication Type  Oil Free  Maximum Pressure (psi)  120 
Portable  Yes  Power Source  Electric 
Product Weight (lb.)  46 lb  Pump Type  Dual Piston 
Reconditioned  No  Returnable  90-Day 
Tank Material  Steel  Tank Style  Pancake 
Tools Product Type  Air Compressor  Voltage (volts)  110 
Warranty / Certifications
Certifications and Listings  No Certifications or Listings  Manufacturer Warranty  1 YEAR 


Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 12 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by OMG quiet doesnt describe this unit. fantastic unit. a little expensive , to comparable units but worth every penny. super quiet and does the job , I can work right next to the compressor and still hold a conversation with someone . January 13, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Unbelievably quiet The machine required no assembly at all. I plugged it in and was amazed at how quiet it was. I probably should have gotten a larger capacity, but that's my fault. I will probably order a bigger one for my garage. July 19, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Good experience The product was as per our expectations. The compressor was pretty quite as compared to our previous purchase June 17, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Amazingly quiet, and works great Bought this compressor because of its claim of being quiet and other reviews saying how well it worked......they weren't lying. You can actually talk in almost normal voice while standing right over the compressor. It came to me with a broken pressure gauge, which occurred in the mail, and was immediately sent out an new part within 3 days. Works great for all my needs and would recommend it to anyone. April 10, 2013
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Pancake Compressor This machine is as quiet as advertized. You can talk easily while this is running. The design and quality of the components are appearant right out of the box. Its convenient and does a very respectable job. Its a lot easier to use than my thirty gallon wheel-about portable. It's a good choice at a reasonable price. November 5, 2013
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