Inflation Test

Inflation Comparison Tests

An inflation comparison test was conducted by an independent party, using different compressors to inflate a 37″ tyre on a Jeep Wrangler from 0.8 Bar to 2.2 Bar. Six different compressors were used and the inflation times are indicated below, with the manufactures capacity rating as indicated on the product as well as an approximate pricing as far as available:

 

1. Chinese make compressor     Capacity indicated: 160L/min, Cost: R 2000   Inflation time:  4:00 minutes

2. ARB Single cylinder                   Capacity indicated:                  Cost: R 4500    Inflation time:  3:30 minutes

3. Ti Systems Single Cylinder       Capacity indicated: 90L/min  Cost: R 5500    Inflation time:  3:00 minutes

4. ARB Dual /twin compressor    Capacity indicate:  180L/min  Cost: R 8500   Inflation time:  2:25 minutes

5. Fini                                               Capacity:                                    Cost: R 8500  Inflation time: 2:20 minutes

6. Ti Systems Boxer comp.           Capacity: 225 L/min                  Cost: R 9200  Inflation time: 1:40 minutes