What's better than canned air?

From: Dwight K. Elvey <dwightk.elvey_at_amd.com>
Date: Tue Jan 21 14:34:00 2003

>From: "Fred Cisin (XenoSoft)" <cisin_at_xenosoft.com>
>On Tue, 21 Jan 2003, Ron Hudson wrote:
>> > Other options:
>> > - Shop-Vac in reverse operation, fitted with custom cable?
>> Beware static!!!
>LOW pressure, high volume
>> > - Compressor? (I don't know much about these).
>> Compressors can add very small ammounts of oil to the air, thus SCUBA
>> divers fill don't
>> fill their tanks at the local gas station but instead us special
>> compressors.
>gas stations also don't have >1000 PSI.
 Today, they have those little coin operated compressors.
When they used to have the large tanks, they would often
have them set to 200 PSI. My brother made the mistake once
while filling a bicycle tire that you don't just hold
the button for several seconds before checking. He'd
gotten used to filling car tires. It when errrRRRAck-BANG!
He really blew the tire. I had to ride home and get
his car to pick him up. It even bent the rim.
Received on Tue Jan 21 2003 - 14:34:00 GMT

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