DeWalt 200 PSI Quiet Trim Compressor DWFP55130

WOOD magazine rating

Quiet and oil free

5.0
out of 5
Brand:
DeWalt
Model:
DWFP55130
Price:
$220

Description

3.0 SCFM delivered @ 90 PSI pump, 2.5 gallon tank and 200 max PSI enables large amount of nails to be fired and provides quick recovery
Durable oil free pump provides extended maintenance-free operation
Low 71.5* dBA allows for quieter operation (*Tested per ISO3744)
Low 12 amp draw motor provides easy start-up and reduces breaker tripping
Lightweight (36 lbs), thin (12.5") and compact design is easy to carry and store
Compressor can be operated/stored in either the vertical or horizontal position
Roll cage and control panel provide protection to key compressor components
Dual quick couplers to easily support 2 nailers
Ball valve drain allows for quick and thorough tank draining
Convenient cord wrap for easy storage
High-flow regulator for increased performance

Horsepower 1.1 MaxHP
Drive Belt
Tank Size 2.5gal
Power Supply 120V, 60Hz, 8 amps., universal motor.
Pump Speed 2,300rpm
SCFM @ 40 PSI 4.0scfm
SCFM @ 90 PSI 3.0scfm
Tool Height 12.5"
Tool Length 20.5"
Tool Width 16.75"
Tool Weight 36lbs
Shipping Weight 40lbs

WOOD magazine review

Quiet and oil free

Review Summary

For years I tolerated the noise made by my oil-free “pancake” air compressor because the only alternative was a heavier, oil-lube model that would require regular oil changes. But DeWalt’s DWFP55130 oil-free compressor runs at 72 decibels—about the same sound level as a drill press. Nice! This unit’s 2-1/2-gallon tank has a 200-psi rating, so at 90-psi hose pressure it delivers air as if it were much larger.
It takes only 90 seconds to fill the tank when empty, and 30 seconds to refill after kicking on during use. So it kept up easily with any nailer in my shop. The gauges are easy to read from a standing position, and the hose-pressure adjuster is simple and intuitive to operate. And when it comes time to drain the tank, the ball valve works smoothly without issues. For its small size (35 lbs), ease of carrying, ample air delivery, and low noise, I consider this an ideal woodworking shop compressor. —Tested by Jeff Mertz

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Detailed Ratings

5.0
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Performance

5

Features

5

Ease of Use

5

Value

5

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