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United Pump and Power Compressor - Application?


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The two photos attached are for a two-cylinder, vertical compressor. The first is a view of the compressor. The second is of the tag.

I would appreciate any information about the possible applications for this compressor or any other useful information about it.
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Based on it's size and setup, my gut feeling is that your compressor may have been built to provide holding pressure for an early fire-sprinkler control system.
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