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FREE SHIPPING — NorthStar® Gas-Powered Air Compressor — Honda GX160 OHV Engine, 8-Gallon Twin Tank, 13.7 CFM @ 90 PSI

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The NorthStar 8-Gallon Twin Tank gas-powered portable air compressor is engineered for longevity and heavy-duty work on the jobsite. Belt-driven full cast iron single-stage pump features V-type cylinder design for superior cooling, Low Vibration Technology (LVT) for smooth operation and floating-type Swedish steel valves for long valve life. Crankshaft has bearings on both ends for excellent support. Powered by a Honda GX160 OHV gasoline engine for reliable performance.

What's Included

  • (1) 8-gallon twin tank gas-powered portable air compressor

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Features for FREE SHIPPING — NorthStar® Gas-Powered Air Compressor — Honda GX160 OHV Engine, 8-Gallon Twin Tank, 13.7 CFM @ 90 PSI
  • Honda GX160 OHV engine with low oil shutdown
  • Full cast iron pump for long service life
  • V-style cylinder design for superior cooling
  • Pump head made of FC35 Grade cast iron
  • Floating-type Swedish steel valves deliver much longer valve life
  • Operates at slower RPM to run cooler and last longer
  • Low Vibration Technology (LVT) features a dynamically balanced pump for smooth operation and long life
  • One-piece cast iron crankcase has bearings on both ends of crankshaft for superior crankshaft support, not overhung crankshaft design
  • 100% duty cycle
  • Delivers 13.7 CFM @ 90 PSI
  • 130 max. PSI
  • Oversized flywheel for cooler operation
  • Heavy cast iron flywheel provides extra momentum
  • Step-type piston rings ensure piston ring overlap for better compression
  • Sight glass for quick viewing of oil level
  • Replaceable crank journals and wrist pin journal/needle bearings
  • Two-piece connecting rods can be rebuilt for superior serviceability
  • High pressure piston wrist pins have needle bearings
  • Easy start lever on unloader valve isolates pump from tank pressure, so engine won't have to start under load
  • Durable steel belt guard
  • Liquid-filled pressure gauge
  • Pressure regulator to control outlet pressure
  • 8-gallon horizontal twin tank
  • Built-in wheel with handles for easy portability
  • Extend your NorthStar pump warranty to 5 years with the purchase and use of a NorthStar start-up kit (Item# 45933)

Key Specs

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Item#459212
Ship Weight184.0 lbs
Max. PSI130
CFM at 90 PSI13.7
EngineHonda GX 160
Start TypeRecoil
Engine Displacement (cc)163
Engine Idle ControlYes
StageSingle
DriveBelt
Tank TypeHorizontal twin
Air Tank Size (gal.)8
Portable or StationaryPortable
PumpCast iron
Duty Cycle100
Air Outlet Size (in.)1/4 quick connect
After-Cooler IncludedYes
Drain SystemManual
Low Oil ProtectionYes
Dimensions L x W x H (in.)42 x 18 x 25

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Manufacturer Warranty:
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Max. PSI
135 130 175 175 175
HP
5.5 - 8.5 12 13
CFM at 175 PSI
- - 14.2 18.7 25
CFM at 90 PSI
11.8 13.7 14.9 24.4 27.2
CFM at 40 PSI - - 15.7 26.8 -
Engine
Honda GX160 Honda GX 160 Honda GX 270 Honda GX 390 OHV Honda
Start Type
Recoil Recoil Recoil Electric w/recoil backup Electric/recoil
Engine Displacement (cc) - 163 270 390 -
Engine Idle Control - Yes Yes Yes -
Stage Single Single 2 2 2
Drive Belt Belt Belt Belt Belt
Tank Type Horizontal twin Horizontal twin Horizontal twin Horizontal Horizontal
Air Tank Size (gal.) 8 8 8 30 30
Portable or Stationary Portable Portable Portable Stationary Stationary
Pump Cast iron, splash-lubricated Cast iron Cast iron Cast iron Cast iron, splash-lubricated, 2-cylinder
Duty Cycle
100% 100 100% 100% 100%
Air Outlet Size (in.) 3/8 1/4 quick connect 1/4 quick connect 3/4 ball valve 1/2
After-Cooler Included - Yes Yes Yes Yes
Drain System - Manual Manual Manual -
Low Oil Protection Yes Yes Yes Yes -
Fuel Capacity (gal.)
.97 - 1.4 1.6 1 1/2
Dimensions L x W x H (in.)
43 x 18 x 25 42 x 18 x 25 42 x 18 x 29 41 x 19 x 40 44 x 22 x 46