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Heavy-duty NorthStar® 5 HP, 80-gallon electric air compressor features 100% continuous duty rating for long lasting performance. Belt-driven two-stage full cast iron pump features W-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. Features a durable steel belt guard, pressure gauge and remote tank drain. Aftercooler provides dry, high-quality air at the pressure you need, ensuring less wear on your tools.

What's Included

  • (1) 5 HP, 230V electric 80-gallon vertical air compressor

Features + Benefits

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Features for FREE SHIPPING — NorthStar Electric Air Compressor — 5 HP, 80-Gallon Vertical, 230 Volt, 14.9 CFM @ 90 PSI
  • Leeson 5 HP single-phase 230V electric motor
  • Requires 30 Amp circuit
  • Full cast iron pump for long service life
  • W-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 14.9 CFM @ 90 PSI
  • 175 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
  • Durable steel belt guard
  • Pressure gauge
  • Aftercooler provides dry, high-quality air for your tools
  • Remote tank drain means user does not have to reach under tank to drain
  • 1/2in. NPT outlet
  • 80-gallon ASME-certified vertical tank
  • Extend your NorthStar pump warranty to 5 years with the purchase and use of a NorthStar start-up kit (Item# 45933)
  • Replacement parts are available through Northern Tool Parts Department 1-800-270-0810

Key Specs

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Item#459232
Ship Weight427.0 lbs
Package TypeStandard
Volts230
Motor Phase(s)Single
HP5
Amps30
Max. PSI175
Working Pressure (PSI)145 – 175
CFM at 175 PSI14.2
CFM at 90 PSI14.9
Air Outlet Size (in.)1/2 NPT
Tank TypeVertical ASME
Stage2
DriveBelt
Air Tank Size (gal.)80
After-Cooler IncludedYes
Drain SystemRemote
Portable or StationaryStationary
PumpCast iron
Duty Cycle100%
Low Oil ProtectionYes
Pump Life (hrs.)20,000
Dimensions L x W x H (in.)31 x 25 x 66

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Package Type Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
Volts
460 230 230 230 230
Motor Phase(s) 3 Single Single Single Single
HP
5 5 5 5 5
Amps
7.6 - 24 30 28
Max. PSI
175 175 175 175 175
Working Pressure (PSI) - - 140–175 145 – 175 145–175
CFM at 175 PSI
14 14.7 15.2 14.2 17.2
CFM at 100 PSI
- - 15.4 - 17.7
CFM at 90 PSI - 14.3 15.4 14.9 -
Air Outlet Size (in.) 1/2 1/2 1/2 1/2 NPT 3/4
Tank Type Vertical Vertical Vertical Vertical ASME Vertical
Stage 2 2 2 2 2
Drive Belt Belt Belt Belt Belt
Air Tank Size (gal.) 60 80 60 80 80
After-Cooler Included No No No Yes No
Drain System Manual Manual Manual Remote Manual ball valve
Portable or Stationary Stationary Stationary Stationary Stationary Stationary
Pump V-Block, cast iron, splash lubricated Cast iron Cast iron Cast iron Cast iron
Duty Cycle
100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Low Oil Protection - No No Yes No
Pump Life (hrs.) 10,000 10,000 50,000 20,000 50,000+
Dimensions L x W x H (in.)
26 x 38 x 70 24 x 33 x 69 29 x 21 x 64 31 x 25 x 66 37 x 24 x 74