Axminster Craft AC21C 230V Compressor

Code: 104295

  • Small air compressor for the home workshop
  • 21L air receiver, 1.5kW motor
  • Oil lubricated pump for high reliability
  • Twin wheels and grab handle for easy mobility
  • Twin gauges to show receiver and outlet pressure
  • Suitable for many tasks in the home workshop
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Frequently Bought Together

  • Axminster Craft AC21C 230V Compressor
  • Axminster Coiled Air Line - 7.5m
  • Axminster Heavy Duty Air Duster
  • Axminster 18 Gauge T Head Nails - 50mm (Box 5,000)
Total: £168.31

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Craft Classification & 3 Year Guarantee

The AC21C is an economically priced air compressor for home use. It is fitted with a single cylinder oil lubricated pump with a 1.5kW high efficiency motor. The cast iron pump cylinder provides long term durability. Producing 5cfm @ 3 bar and 4cfm @ 6 bar compressed air delivery into a 21-litre air receiver. This compressor comes with wheels and a grab handle for easy mobility. Receiver and outlet pressure gauges are fitted along with an outlet pressure regulator.

It is suitable for a whole range of home workshop uses such as small size nailing and stapling, air riveting, dusting, tyre inflation, airbrushing and touch-up spraying. The only jobs which are beyond its capabilities are the use of the larger continuously running tools such as sanders, large spray guns, drills and polishers, all of which will need a more powerful compressor coupled to a larger capacity tank.

The outlet is fitted with a 1/4" BSP Euro style female quick release fitting.

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This product is on page 95 of the Axminster Tools & Machinery 2019/20 Catalogue.

A reliable and affordable compressor - ideal for the everyday tasks!

Your go to compressor for a whole range of arts and crafts, woodworking and general workshop tasks.

Perfect for airbrushing, touch-up spraying, doing small size nailing, stapling or just when you need to pump your car tyre.

In use with nailer / stapler
Oil level

Longlife and efficient cooling

The strong, durable cast iron pump cylinder provides excellent compressor strength and longlife. Plus, the ducted fan cooling system feature maintains a constant pump temperature for efficient cooling again increasing the compressors lifespan.

Easy to check oil level

The compressor is equipped with a sight gauge to make the daily task of checking the oil level easier.

Pressure gauges
In use checking tyre pressure

Tailor your output pressure

With separate gauges for the tank pressure and output pressure, it is easy to tailor the output pressure to your task requirement.

Protection against rust

The tank has been powered coated to help protect against rust. Plus, the easy to use water drain, makes it quick and simple to remove any water collected.



Duty Cycle 50%
Free Air Delivered @1 bar - 186.91 l/m (6.60 cfm), @3 bar - 141.60 l/m (5.0 cfm), @6 bar - 84.96 l/m (3.0 cfm)
Max Pressure 116 psi
Model AC21C
Nett Weight 24 kg
Overall L x W x H 580 mm x 260 mm x 640 mm
Power 1.5 kW
Rating Hobby
Receiver Volume 21 litre
Sound Power Level [Uncertainty K] 92 dB(A)
Supply Requirements 230 V 1ph 13 A
Voltage 230 V
Plug Fitted UK 3 pin plug

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