INSTRUCTION AND SAFETY SHEET: AIR COMPRESSORS, GAS ENGINE 8 CFM to 50 CFM
NOTE: After reading this article, you may want to take a test on its content. To do so, follow this link: Air Compressor, Gas (8 CFM-to-50 CFM) Safety Test)
CAUTION: Air compressors are rated in volume -an 8 CFM air compressor pumps 8 cubic feet of air per minute at 75 pounds per square inch if it is a single stage machine -a 2 stage machine is commonly rated at 150 lbs. per square inch pressure. Do not confuse pressure (75 lbs. per square inch) with volume (8 CFM).