Author Topic: Dewalt Mid Pressure Super Quiet Compressor - opinions?  (Read 313 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Online TwelvebyTwenty

  • Posts: 86
Does anyone have experience with this compressor from Dewalt?

It is model Dewalt DPC10QTC in Europe and I believe DEWALT DWFP55130 in the US.

Primary use will be trim work, and fencing with a collared nailer; and very occasional small scale framing work where it doesn’t warrant pulling out the 100 litre.

Thanks.

Festool USA does not pre-approve the contents of this website nor endorse the application or use of any Festool product in any way other than in the manner described in the Festool Instruction Manual. To reduce the risk of serious injury and/or damage to your Festool product, always read, understand and follow all warnings and instructions in your Festool product's Instruction Manual. Although Festool strives for accuracy in the website material, the website may contain inaccuracies. Festool makes no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness or timeliness of the material on this website or about the results to be obtained from using the website. Festool and its affiliates cannot be responsible for improper postings or your reliance on the website's material. Your use of any material contained on this website is entirely at your own risk. The content contained on this site is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute professional advice.


Offline RKA

  • Posts: 1968
Re: Dewalt Mid Pressure Super Quiet Compressor - opinions?
« Reply #1 on: July 23, 2020, 11:32 PM »
I have one.  It was in for service in its first year for a leak.  Not a big deal, but since it was under warranty, I let the service center deal with it.  It’s relatively light and quiet, which I’m thankful for.  There are reviews indicating the pump is cheaply made and not really serviceable.  I didn’t see these before I got mine, and mine sees light usage, so it is what it is. 

I also have a Makita MAC700.  It’s equally quiet, lower psi tank.  Built well, oil lubed.  Other than a rusted coupler and regulator, it’s been great and I would get another in a heartbeat.  My only complaint is the weight.  It’s not fun dragging it around. 
-Raj

Offline Claimdude

  • Posts: 410
Re: Dewalt Mid Pressure Super Quiet Compressor - opinions?
« Reply #2 on: July 24, 2020, 10:58 AM »
The Makita MAC3200 is a great compressor. Had mine 3 years and it replaced a Rigid compressor same size. My shop is small 16x24 and everytime the Rigid kicked I would nearly jump through the ceiling. I can be standing 5 ft from my talking with a friend in front of MAC and when it kicks doesn't interrupt the conversation!

Jack