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post #1 of 4 Old 12-19-2007, 02:36 AM Thread Starter
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On board air

Who has it and what do you recommend. I have rear air bags Firestone ride rites and I want in cab adjustment plus a tank to do tire pressures. What's the best setup?


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post #2 of 4 Old 12-19-2007, 05:54 AM

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I'm getting ready to do this as well and like the Firestone Air Command II. I'd be interested in what others have to say as well...

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post #3 of 4 Old 12-19-2007, 06:03 AM
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I would recommend a 5 gallon air tank and a viair 450(150psi) or a viair 380(200psi). Where ever you get the tank and compressor from will probably have the manual valves and gauges too.
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I have it, I use the compressor I have for my train horns that I got from hornblasters routed to a 12gal tank in my tool box. I rigged it up with a couple of shut off valves and a quick disconnect for airing up tires. Plus with 12 gals of air I can let my horns SING!!!

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