Compressors are used to compress large volumes of air into a small space to power various types of tools.
The larger the tank, the longer it takes to fill and empty the tank.
Some brands claim they have higher pressure ratings while others boast a faster recovery time between uses.
But which brand is best?
The top three brands of air compressors are Chicago Pneumatic, DeVilbiss, and Ingersoll Rand.
Chicago Pneumatic is popular for its higher pressure rating and fast recovery time (2:31).
This brand has been around for more than 100 years and provides a 2-year warranty on all products with most parts replaced free of charge.
In addition to the high-pressure rating, DeVilbiss is known for its durability as it is mostly used in automotive shops.
The most significant difference with the Ingersoll Rand brand is that it …