A Pneumatic Cautionary Tale: Look After Your Air Compressor... Or Else!
-Another scrape from the B-movie barrel! A big selling point for pneumatic systems is their cleanliness; in, say for example, a food & beverage environment: a hydraulic system would be too dirty (unless you use hydraulic oil as salad dressing... if so there's a cautionary tale there in itself!) so the use of compressed air is far more appealing. Likewise, in a garage/bodyworks you wouldn't want hydraulic oil mixing with the spray job or filling your tyres... some industries,