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High Pressure Screw Air Compressor

Posted on: December 11, 2020

High pressure screw air compressors serve a wide range of purposes in industrial, manufacturing and other applications. Quincy Compressor has been manufacturing both low and high pressure machines since 1920. On this page, you’ll find a basic overview of high pressure compressor technology, as well as some advice on what to look for when shopping […]

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Vapor Recovery Pump

Posted on: December 11, 2020

Fuels stored in tanks, including gas and oil, emit vapors that contain methane, propane, butane and other substances. The fumes from these materials are noxious and potentially flammable. In addition to being an environmental and safety hazard, these escaping vapors can also cost the operator money in terms of lost fuel. The purpose of a […]

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Portable Single-Stage Air Compressors

Posted on: December 11, 2020

Single-stage air compressors are lightweight, easy to maintain and highly portable, making them the ideal choice for home use. At Quincy Compressors, we’ve been manufacturing quality products since 1929. Our current line of portable single-stage air compressors includes something for nearly any budget or application. Keep reading to learn more. What to Look for in […]

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Portable Air Compressor Parts

Posted on: December 11, 2020

Portable air compressors are a popular choice for both home and commercial use. For a typical do-it-yourselfer or any application in which flexibility is essential, a portable compressor allows you to do more with less. Quincy Compressor is a leading manufacturer of portable compressors for a wide range of industries and applications. To help you […]

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Pneumatic Tools

Posted on: December 11, 2020

In both home and commercial applications, one of the main roles of an air compressor is to provide power for pneumatic tools. Pneumatic tools include drills, impact wrenches, riveters, sanders and more — in fact, almost any conventional powered hand tool is available in an air-powered configuration. Manufacturing facilities, automotive shops and other environments where […]

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Quincy Air Compressors

Posted on: December 11, 2020

Quincy Compressor is a longstanding global leader in air compressor technology, with a history dating back to 1920. Over nearly a century in business, we’ve established a reputation for continued innovation, as well as providing highly reliable products. Industrial and commercial users can count on Quincy air compressors for years — if not decades — […]

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Portable Air Compressors

Posted on: December 11, 2020

Portable Air Compressors Quincy Compressor’s portable air compressors offer industry-leading power and efficiency in a small package. They are an excellent choice for home/DIY use, while still delivering the power and reliability necessary for commercial applications. Backed by an industry-leading extended warranty option, Quincy portable air compressors are built for the long haul, providing excellent […]

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Understanding Air Compressor Specifications

Posted on: December 7, 2020

There are many essential factors to consider when selecting a compressor, including: The pounds per square inch gauge (PSIG) Cubic feet per minute (CFM) Horsepower Size of the tank The duty cycle The type of motor it uses Lubricated vs. oil-free systems Rotary screw vs. reciprocating/piston systems Air treatment options Required piping. You’ll also need to […]

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What Does HP Mean for Air Compressors?

Posted on: December 7, 2020

Compressed air is vital to many operations both industrial and otherwise, so you want to make sure you buy a compressor with enough power to meet your needs. If you want to know what horsepower you should get for an air compressor that can handle all your applications, it helps to start with an understanding […]

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