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VMAC survey indicates air compressor preferences on service trucks

A recent survey by VMAC has revealed respondents’ preferences for air compressor types, with 80% stating that they prefer rotary screw air compressors over reciprocating, adding rotary screw air compressors are favored for their performance, reliability, size and weight. Those who preferred reciprocating air compressors said that preference was driven by ease of repair, price

VMAC releases research on air compressor lifespan

A recent VMAC survey of 1,464 visitors on the company’s website reveals that most survey respondents expect a truck-mounted air compressor to last six to 10 years, with 40.5% of respondents selecting this option. Next, 19.2% of respondents selected one to five years, followed by 17.8% selecting 11 to 15 years. This poll shows that

VMAC shares 5-in-1 Multifunction Power System concept

VMAC shared its latest prototype concept of a gas engine-driven 5-in-1 Multifunction Power System, powered by Honda, at this year’s The Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. The company says it plans to release the 5-in-1 system later this year. The new VMAC Multifunction Power System includes five components: a rotary screw air compressor, generator, welder,

VMAC releases Underhood air compressor for 2019 Chevy, International trucks

The Underhood 70 is now available for International 6.6L Duramax V8 diesel trucks on the CV 515 chassis, as well as GMC C4500 through C6500 6.6L Duramax V8 diesel trucks.

VMAC releases multifunction power system with CAT engine

VMAC has released a 6-in-1 multifunction power system with a Caterpillar engine, which is now available to CAT dealers and other customers across North America.

VMAC releases Underhood-Lite air compressor system for Ford Transit Connect

VMAC has announced the launch of its latest Underhood-Lite rotary screw air compressor system designed specifically for the Ford Transit Connect van. “VMAC is the first air compressor manufacturer to develop advanced air systems designed specifically for commercial vans,” says Gordon Duval, VMAC’s vice president of marketing and sales. “Developing a system for the growing van

VMAC announces Underhood150 for Ford F650, F750 work trucks

VMAC has announced the launch of its latest Underhood150 rotary screw air compressor system designed specifically for Ford F650 & F750 6.8L Triton V10 gas engine work trucks. VMAC’s Underhood system provides 100% duty cycle and up to 150 CFM and 175 PSI and is proven to work in extreme climate conditions, according to VMAC. The

VMAC Underhood Lite air compressor now available for Ford Transit

VMAC has announced that the Underhood Lite air compressor system is now available on the Ford Transit 3.7L Ti-VCT V6 Van. This brings the efficiency, power, safety and performance of the Underhood Lite air compressor system to the growing number of Ford Transit Van fleets across North America. The Underhood Lite (pictured below) aims to be a

VMAC adds a quality engineer to its roster

Sandra Amador has joined VMAC as a quality engineer. According to the company, for almost two decades, she has invested herself in becoming a highly skilled and qualified quality engineer and quality auditor. Amador’s role is a new addition to VMAC, which the company says illustrates its commitment to quality and efficiency, and highlights its

VMAC introduces low flow hydraulic compressor

VMAC introduced a new addition to its line of hydraulic air compressors, the PREDATAIR HHP60, which delivers high capacity at low hydraulic flow. According to the manufacturer, the PREDATAIR HHP60 is about half the size and weight of its direct competitors. The PREDATAIR also features: Rated air capacity: 60 CFM at 150 PSI Hydraulic flow