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Senco PC1010 1-Horsepower Peak, 1/2 hp running 1-Gallon Compressor

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4.4 out of 5 stars 422 customer reviews
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  • Lightweight and portable--easy to carry from site to site as you work
  • One horsepower peak ,1/2 horsepower runningand one-gallon capacity
  • Ideal for a range of renovation and home improvement jobs, as well as for hobbies and crafts
  • Delivers 20 to 44 drives per minute
  • Backed by a one-year warranty
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Product Description

Includes PC1010, 1 Gallon Electric Oil-Free Hand-Carry Compressor - PC1010R

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Technical Details

Part Number PC1010
Item Weight 20 pounds
Product Dimensions 14 x 13 x 10 inches
Origin USA
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Item model number PC1010
Style portable
Power Source electric-powered
Horsepower 1 HP
Item Package Quantity 1
Warranty Description 1 year

Technical Specification

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Data Sheet [PDF 491kb]
Product Manual [PDF 2.51mb]

Additional Information

ASIN B0000AQK78
Customer Reviews
4.4 out of 5 stars 422 customer reviews

4.4 out of 5 stars
Best Sellers Rank #5,751 in Home Improvements (See top 100)
#7 in Home Improvement > Air Tools > Air Compressors > Portable Air Compressors
#197 in Home Improvement > Power & Hand Tools > Power Tools
Shipping Weight 24 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
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Date First Available September 14, 2004

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As a general contractor I have several compressors. At least 90% of the time I grab an Emglo because they do everything I need except texturing. But I've grown fond of this little Senco WHEN IT IS USED PROPERLY! That means if I have a small trim project or a VERY small framing project it does the job, and both takes up less room and is a lot easier to pack around. It'll drive 3" framing nails no problem...when the tank is topped off, but the last couple nails before the compressor cycles always need to be hammer finished. Same is true for 15 or 18 gauge finish nails. When the tank is just about to cycle the nails don't completely set. My workers love the Senco...much to my chagrin. For one, it's light, and second...it takes FOREVER to refill (relatively speaking) and my guys love to stand there with their thumbs you know where taking a break every 10 to 15 nails or so! So if used for small jobs...or trim where you nail one piece at a time while cutting, well then it's a champ. But if you tend to cut trim for an entire room, then want to shoot it on quick...this Senco will frustrate you no end. You end up hand nail setting too many nails, or else you have to stop frequently, unhook the air hose, drain a little air from the tank until it cycles, then wait for the darn thing to fill. If you use it right... 5 stars. If you use it as your go to compressor... 2.5 stars tops. I hope this helps!
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This is a great second compressor. I wouldn't buy this as a primary or first compressor but it works fine to support small nail guns. My other portable weighs 68 pounds and will keep up with 1 to 2 framing or roofing nailers. My shoulders ache from the number of times I have lugged it up 78 steps to a job site. This goes anywhere with a bunch of tools in the other hand.
Other than nail guns, NO it won't do much at 0.7 cu ft per min when paint spray guns need 10 times that, and a blow gun will empty the tank in 10 seconds or less. But seriously, this compressor gives me at least 10 shots from my 16 ga finish nailer before the motor kicks in; a couple more off of an 18 ga finish nailer, and as an acid test, I got 3 shots from a 3 1/4 inch framing nailer (not recommended but if all I need is 10 nails I'd rather carry this in - especially considering that my ripe old age keeps me from doing much serious hammering!)
Last word, the first one I received had a leaky reed valve and it had to be replaced by Amazon - I'm very happy with the replacement and have used it on several job sites.
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I am a kitchen & bath remodeler, and have yet to use this on the job. I have, however, done some preliminary testing in my garage tonight. The results are stated below.

My first impressions are all positive: Better quality than expected at this price (great value). Smaller (better) than expected. Quieter than expected. Now for the tests.

Quantity of nails shot with various nail guns before motor kicked on, using this Senco PC1010:
23 gauge = 20
18 gauge = 10
15 gauge = 5
Framing nailer = 3

To give a comparison to a larger pancake style 4 gallon 1.5 HP Campbell Hausfeld that I have been using for 15 years, which weighs more than twice as much (52 lbs.):
18 gauge = 40
15 gauge = 18
Framing = 13

Obviously, these numbers coincide with the number of gallons of compressed air, as the 4 gallon unit delivered approx. 4 times more nails than the 1 gallon unit. No surprise here.

Recovery time (time from when motor first kicks back on while nailing, to when tank is fully charged and motor stops, with no nailing during this time) = 32 seconds. By comparison, my Campbell Hausfeld takes 30 seconds. It has a much larger motor, but it is having to compress 4 gallons of air instead of 1 gallon. Again, no surprise here.

Noise test:
I did two tests on both, this Senco, and my old Campbell Hausfeld. First I put my decibel meter right up next to the motor, and then I moved the meter to 3 feet from the motor. Here are the results:
Noise level, in decibels, at motor:
Senco = 83, Campbell Hausfeld = 99
Same test from 3 feet away from motor:
Senco = 69, Campbell Hausfeld = 80

From what I understand, 10 decibels = double the sound.
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For my applications of easy carry in and out, it's been terrific for lightweight 18ga. finishing.

On a small renovation project yesterday, 4 doors jambs and trim were easy (1" to 2" 18/16ga brads) The very least of my problems was waiting for the little Senco to catch up. Been using it for about 5 months, shot about 10,000 brads. So far it's been flawless.

Very low noise as compressors go, and neat little rubber suction feet that keep it from skidding around and marring up a nice floor.
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I purchased this compressor after actually using one on a jobsite. A fellow trim carpenter had recently purchased one and allowed me to try it out. WOW !
It is extremely quiet and an absolute pleaure to carry around !!! I normally run a Senco 15 gauge trim gun along with a Senco 18 Gauge nailer and a Grex micro pinner. Most of my work involves hanging and trimming doors/windows, crown mouldings and chair rail work.
The compressor will power all three guns - one gun at a time. I read reviews on this site all the time where reviewers complain about a tools lack of power. IT IS A ONE GALLON COMPRESSOR !!! You can't run a framing nailer with it and even with the 15 Gauge nailer you have to take your time and allow the compressor to refill after 5 or 6 shots!
The trade off is that it is LIGHT and QUIET ! If you have to go one hundred miles an hour, you're probably not doing a quality job in the first place.
This unit shipped from Amazon by FedEx and arrived in a double carton without any damage plus FREE SHIPPING !
If you need a small jobsite compressor for trim work or punch-list items - look no further. It is a pleaure to use. Just remember - it's not designed for speed !
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