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FREE SHIPPING — NorthStar Single-Stage Portable Electric Air Compressor — 2 HP, 20-Gallon Horizontal, 5.0 CFM

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FREE SHIPPING — NorthStar Single-Stage Portable Electric Air Compressor — 2 HP, 20-Gallon Horizontal, 5.0 CFM

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  • 2 HP 115V/230V 15/7.5 Amp dual voltage induction motor
  • 2-cylinder cast iron single-stage pump
  • Delivers 5.0 CFM @ 90 PSI; 6.0 CFM @ 40 PSI
  • Copper finned inter- and after-coolers provide effective heat dissipation and less moisture
  • Ball bearings on each side of crankshaft for smooth running and durability
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Product Summary

This heavy-duty NorthStar® compressor is built with a durable cast iron V-twin pump with cast iron heads for good heat dissipation and no transfer of heat between cylinders. Belt drive oil-lubricated pump runs quietly and delivers long pump life. Built tough enough for commercial shops. Enough capacity to operate an air ratchet, impact wrench, siphon feed sand blaster, nibbler, nailer, air brush, touch-up spray gun and more. Includes portability kit with no-flat tires.

What's Included
  • (1) 20-gallon, 2 HP horizontal portable air compressor
  • (1) Portability kit
Superior Design

Superior Design for Industry-Leading Pumps

Engineered for Durability

The last thing you want to worry about is your compressor breaking down in the middle of a job. The NorthStar® 2 HP, 20-Gallon Horizontal Air Compressor has been engineered with superior technology to keep you working without interruption. The durable cast iron V-twin pump has oil lubrication and cast iron heads for long service life. Bearings are placed on both ends of the pump’s crankshaft for superior support and less wear and tear. The result is reliable, dependable operation of your NorthStar air compressor, year after year.

Longer Pump Life

Heat can be a powerful enemy to the longevity of your air compressor pump. That’s why this NorthStar 2 HP, 20-Gallon Horizontal Air Compressor has been engineered with a V-style cylinder orientation to eliminate hotspots and provide consistent cooling, resulting in longer pump life. Copper finned inter- and after-coolers provide effective heat dissipation and less moisture. The pump cylinders, heads and crankcase are made of cast iron for extra-long service life. Thanks to this excellent technology, you can count on your NorthStar® air compressor to perform flawlessly for many years.

Quieter Operation

The belt drive oil-lubricated pump on this NorthStar 2 HP, 20-Gallon Horizontal Air Compressor runs quietly and efficiently. That means you’ll have less compressor noise in your shop or garage as you work on projects with air tools.

Portable Compressed Air At Your Command

Portable and Versatile

The NorthStar 2 HP, 20-Gallon Horizontal Air Compressor comes equipped with a portability kit with smooth-rolling steel ball bearing wheels and no-flat tires, so you can maneuver this powerful compressor right next to your work area or project. This quiet unit is great for automotive and home repairs and has plenty of power to operate impact wrenches, nailers, ratchets and other air tools. It’s an ideal compressor for the serious do-it-yourself homeowner or tough enough to use in a small commercial repair shop.

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Limited Warranty

The NorthStar Advantage

Best Warranty in the Industry

All NorthStar air compressors are designed, engineered and tested in Faribault, MN. They are backed with our industry-leading warranty, guaranteeing that the highest quality, dependability, reliability and superior performance is built into every one.

Guaranteed Satisfaction

Shop in complete confidence, knowing Northern Tool + Equipment protects your investment and is ready to provide you with the assistance and helpful resources you need.

Superior Service and Support

Should you ever need service or support, help is a phone call or email away. NorthStar’s field‐trained technical staff is ready to help. For convenience, our professional in‐store service department performs all repairs on site. Replacement parts are stocked at our Northern Tool + Equipment warehouse and ready to ship the same day your order is received.

Features + Benefits

Features for FREE SHIPPING — NorthStar Single-Stage Portable Electric Air Compressor — 2 HP, 20-Gallon Horizontal, 5.0 CFM
  • 2 HP 115V/230V 15/7.5 Amp dual voltage induction motor
  • 2-cylinder cast iron single-stage pump
  • Delivers 5.0 CFM @ 90 PSI; 6.0 CFM @ 40 PSI
  • Copper finned inter- and after-coolers provide effective heat dissipation and less moisture
  • Ball bearings on each side of crankshaft for smooth running and durability
  • Heavy-duty paper element filters keep cylinder heads clean
  • Dual voltage induction motor has low amp draw for easier starts
  • Reed valves are made of heat-resistant alloy steel supplied from Sweden ASSAB
  • Valves are specifically designed for maximum efficiency
  • 20,000-hour bearing life
  • Double ringed-style piston for very low oil consumption and longer head life
  • Durable alloy rods
  • Spheroidal graphite cast iron crankshafts for maximum strength
  • ASME certified 20-gallon tank can be used in commercial shops
  • Durable metal belt guard won't break
  • Built-in regulator controls air pressure to air tools
  • 135 max. PSI
  • Easy-start valve puts less stress on motor during cold weather starts
  • Includes portability kit with steel wheels with ball bearings and no-flat solid tires for easy transport
  • 4-year consumer limited warranty; 2-year commercial limited warranty
  • Extend your NorthStar pump warranty to 5 years with the purchase and use of a NorthStar start-up kit (Item# 45933)
Key Specs
Item# 25654
Brand NorthStar
Manufacturer's Warranty 4 Yr Consumer/2 Yr Commercial
Ship Weight 207.0 lbs
Max. PSI 135
Air Tank Size (gal.) 20
CFM at 90 PSI 5.0
CFM at 40 PSI 6.0
Air Outlet Size (in.) 3/8
Duty Cycle 100%
Working Pressure (PSI) 135
Regulator Included Yes
Tank Type Horizontal
Drive Belt
HP 2
Amps 15/7.5
Volts 115/230
Drain System Manual
Pump Life (hrs.) 5,000
Noise Level (dB) 80
Dimensions L x W x H (in.) 43 x 22 x 30

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Max. PSI
135 135 135 135 130
Air Tank Size (gal.) 20 20 20 20 20
CFM at 90 PSI
5.0 5.0 5.5 7.4 7.6
CFM at 40 PSI 6.0 6.0 - 8.3 -
CFM at Max. PSI - - 4.6 - -
Air Outlet Size (in.) 3/8 1/4 1/4 - 1/4
Air Outlets (qty.) - - - 1/4 -
Duty Cycle
100% 100% 100% - 50%
Working Pressure (PSI) 135 105–135 - 110–135 -
Regulator Included Yes Yes Yes - -
Tank Type Horizontal Vertical Vertical Horizontal Horizontal
Drive Belt Belt Belt Belt Belt
Oil Required - - Yes Yes Yes
HP
2 2 2 2 2
Amps
15/7.5 15/7.5 16 19 7.5
Volts
115/230 115/230 120 115 115/230
Motor RPM - 3,440 - - -
Drain System Manual - Manual Manual Manual
Pump Life (hrs.) 5,000 5,000 - 10,000 -
Pump Material - Cast iron Cast iron - Cast iron
Noise Level (dB)
80 80 75–80 - 70
Dimensions L x W x H (in.)
43 x 22 x 30 22 x 23 x 43 22 x 23 x 43 35 x 20 x 32 35 x 20 x 32