Acetylene Compressors



Conservatively designed, silent in operation, and well known for their exceptionally reliable performance, Norwalk acetylene compressors are slow speed, water cooled, reciprocating piston compressors- suitable for continuous service.

Three (3) Standard Size Compressor capacities available as 7800 SCFH (210 NCMH), 3200 SCFH (85 NCMH), and 1800 SCFH (48 NCMH):

 


Slimline Series: TR-S3T / 12x10 / 7800 SCFH / 210 NCMH

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“12 x 10” Maximum capacity 7800 SCFH @ 8 PSIG

COMPRESSOR PARAMETERS:

  • Rated suction pressure:  8 PSIG
  • Allowable suction pressures:  0 – 8 PSIG
  • Rated suction temperature: 60 DEG F
  • Rated discharge pressure:  400 PSIG
  • Rated delivery capacity: 130 SCFM
  • Brake Horsepower: 42.4 HP
  • Recommended Motor Horsepower: 50 HP
  • Maximum Compressor speed: 125 RPM
  • Minimum Compressor speed: 80 RPM
  • Recommended Motor speed: 900 RPM
  • Piston stroke length: 10 inches
  • Piston Rated Speed: 208 FPM
1st Stage 2nd Stage 3rd Stage
Cylinder types double acting single acting single acting
Cylinder bore diameters, inches 12 8-3/8 4-5/8

Slimline Series: TR-S3T / 9x8 / 3200 SCFH / 85 NCMH

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“9 x 8” Maximum capacity 3200 SCFH @ 8 PSIG

COMPRESSOR PARAMETERS:

  • Rated suction pressure:  8 PSIG
  • Allowable suction pressures:  0 – 8 PSIG
  • Rated suction temperature: 60 DEG F
  • Rated discharge pressure:  400 PSIG
  • Rated delivery capacity:  53 SCFM
  • Brake Horsepower: 20 HP
  • Recommended Motor Horsepower: 25 HP
  • Maximum Compressor speed: 125 RPM
  • Minimum Compressor speed: 80 RPM
  • Recommended Motor speed: 900 RPM
  • Piston stroke length: 8 inches
  • Piston Rated Speed: FPM 166
1st Stage 2nd Stage 3rd Stage
Cylinder types double acting single acting single acting
Cylinder bore diameters, inches 9 6-1/2 3-7/8

Charger Series: NQ-SH3 / 5-1/2 x 4 / 1800 SCFH / 48 NCMH

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“5-1/2 x 4” Maximum capacity 1800 SCFH @ 8 PSIG

COMPRESSOR PARAMETERS:

  • Rated suction pressure:   8 PSIG
  • Allowable suction pressures: 0 – 8 PSIG
  • Rated suction temperature:  60 DEG F
  • Rated discharge pressure:  400 PSIG
  • Rated delivery capacity:  30 SCFM
  • Brake Horsepower: 12 HP
  • Recommended Motor Horsepower: 15 HP
  • Maximum Compressor speed:  260 RPM
  • Minimum Compressor speed.:  180 RPM
  • Recommended Motor speed:  1200 RPM
  • Piston stroke length: 4 inches
  • Piston Rated Speed:  173 FPM
1st Stage 2nd Stage 3rd Stage
Cylinder types double acting single acting single acting
Cylinder bore diameters, inches 5-1/2 4-5/8 2-3/4

For more information on this versatile unit, contact your local sales representative or Norwalk Compressor’s Factory Sales/After Market Department.

IMPORTANT NOTE:   The capacity(s) indicated are applicable to new Norwalk Acetylene compressors, these values are not representative nor applicable to any Norwalk Acetylene Compressor manufactured prior to DECEMBER 1998. 

If you have questions on your Norwalk Acetylene Compressor or would like to know its original design capacity, speed, pressures, etc.,  we’d like to hear from you.  Please provide the compressor’s serial number included on the compressor’s nameplate and contact Norwalk Compressor’s Sales or Aftermarket Department at Tel. No. (203) 386-1234, or Toll free within the US: 1-800-556-5001; Fax No. (203) 386-1300, or via e-mail at: sales@norwalkcompressor.com / or via this website’s inquiry page.

Norwalk Compressor Company
1650 Stratford Avenue
Stratford, CT 06615

Tel: 203.386.1234
Fax: 203.386.1300
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