Group buy on powerful, 12v-portable compressor

Discussion in 'Camping and Outdoor Gear' started by yep, Nov 15, 2005.

  1. yep

    yep

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    Is anyone interested in this compressor (currently called the MF-1050)?

    Fantastic output for such a low price. They used to sell for around $40 but they have gone up to around $70 now.

    In order to get the discount I agreed not to publish the exact price, but I can say that I have arranged to get them between the prices shown above.

    Send me a PM if you are interested and I will send you the details.

    Thanks.
  2. Bluto

    Bluto

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    Where were you pre SnT?:frown:

    The night before I bought one from Pep Boys for $59+ excluding tax.
    Many good reviews on this model. Something to get before upgrading to air tanks. Good backup for air tanks also.

    Joe

    One Review Same model and specs but different name.
    Last edited: Nov 15, 2005
  3. PabloVTA

    PabloVTA beside La Caja China SILVER Star

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    i'm interested.
  4. yep

    yep

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    Joe- It was actually at SnT that I decided that I needed to improve my capability to air up more quickly. Also, I am not convinced that I need a $2xx tank solution just yet and this was the best solution I have found for the money. Thanks for the additional link w/review.

    Pablo- PM sent.
  5. 4Hummer

    4Hummer

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    Been running mine for 1year and a half.

    Fills all four of my 33x 12.5 in 15 min from 8psi to 35 THATS ALL FOUR.

    http://www.mudrunner.ca/oba.html


    Only changes are that I've moved the compressor to the rear cargo storage area instead of under the hood.

    This little compressor KICKS ASS.
  6. Mace

    Mace rock scientist.. Staff Member s-Moderator

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    I have three as well, they kick ass..
  7. Bradley

    Bradley

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    I might be interested. Let me know.
  8. Cruiserhead05

    Cruiserhead05 SILVER Star

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    I'll may be interested too.
  9. youngdogs

    youngdogs

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    I'm interested
  10. Greddy0

    Greddy0

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    Let me know how much.
  11. PM sent.

  12. 4x4CPOSEADOG

    4x4CPOSEADOG SILVER Star

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    I bought one from Pep Boys two months ago for 49.98 + tax. This portable air pumps really kicks a$$ with no vibration and made of steel not some cheapo plastics. MF1050 and MV50 are basically the same model.
  13. yep

    yep

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    PM's sent to all interested thus far.
  14. Mace

    Mace rock scientist.. Staff Member s-Moderator

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    Sign me up for 2...
  15. Cruiserhead05

    Cruiserhead05 SILVER Star

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    Curious.

    Has anyone thought about mounting this in the engine bay or wherever you wish to have it, then cut off the aligator clips and wire it straight to the battery via a 30 amp relay and a swtich mounted in you cab somewhere?
  16. yep

    yep

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    Some 55 guys have done exactly that and added a 2.5 gal. tank & pressure switch.
  17. YngTLCOwner

    YngTLCOwner

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    I might be interested. Planning on getting something before Death Valley trip.

    Keep us posted.
  18. aedgington

    aedgington

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  19. Also interested.
    :cool:
  20. yep

    yep

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    PM's sent...

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