If you have the appropriate PSI and CFM setting and are still seeing drops in performance, the system could be overtaxed. Sharing an air supply with multiple tools can cause them to fight for air and impact overall performance. In this instance, it may be beneficial to rent a separate compressor for heavier use applications.
Overall, pneumatic tools are a durable, reliable option for many customers in the heat transfer industry. From tube rolling motors to cleaning systems, pneumatic tools are an important part of new vessel fabrication and maintenance. To ensure that you get the best life and performance out of your tools, it’s critical that proper maintenance and operating procedures are followed.