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The Diaphragm Compressor

Displacement Compressors Compressor Types Compressors Compressed Air Wiki

You might already know there are two basic principles of air compression. One of those is the principle of displacement compression. There are a lot of compressor types that classify as a displacement compressor. One of these is the diaphragm compressor.

What are diaphragm compressors?

a graphic showing the diaphragm compressor from the inside

Diaphragm compressors form a different group. Their diaphragm is actuated mechanically or hydraulically. The mechanical diaphragm compressors are used with a small flow and low pressure or as vacuum pumps. Hydraulic diaphragm compressors are used for high pressure applications.

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an illustration about the types of compressors for the atlas copco wiki.

The Piston Compressor

Learn more about air compression and the different types of displacement compressors we know today. Here we’re talking about oil-lubricated and oil-free piston compressors.

an illustration about compressed air in the atlas copco air wiki.

What is Compressed Air?

Compressed air is all around us, but what is it exactly? Let us introduce you to the world of compressed air and the basic workings of a compressor.