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Basic Theory

The world of compressors can be daunting at times. Here you can find an introduction to some basic physics principles that could help you better understand the workings of compressors.


January 14, 2021

Physics of Air Compressors

To understand the workings of compressed air, a basic introduction to physics can come a long way. Learn more about thermodynamics and how they are vital in understanding how air compressors work.

an illustration about a basic theory article in the atlas copco air wiki

November 16, 2021

Determining whether you need to measure bar gauge or bar absolute is important to select the right pressure range.

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