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Craftsman 6 Gallon Pancake Air Compressor

Item# 00915216000P | Model# 15216 | Added on July 1, 2012 | Seller: Sears.com
Craftsman 6 Gallon Pancake Air Compressor
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6 Gallon Pancake Air Compressor Packs Muscle to Move With the power of a maximum 150 PSI and a fast moving 6 gallon capacity, from the workshop to the garage to the jobsite, no matter where you need the versatility of pneumatic tools, this Craftsman pancake air compressor will be there. Hook up a hose to two with the quick couplers and attach any of the wide array of air tools that exist, nail, blow clean, inflate tires or put some muscle behind an air ratchet, this versatile machine connects fast and helps you get the job done.

With a powerful .8 Horse Power motor, this 6 gallon pancake air compressor generates a steady 2.6SCFM air flow @90PSI so you’ll always have power to take on any job. And since this unit packs light, it’s a cinch to toss in the back of car or truck, so no matter where duty calls you off to, you can get there. Including a nine piece inflation and blow gun kit, along with a lightweight length of coiled hose, this kit is just about ready to go, straight out of the box. Bring it home, and see how a little compressor can make a big difference on your next job.

  • Craftsman Pancake Air Compressor includes: 2 quick couplers to easily support two users
  • 10 Amp, .8 HP operation
  • 120 Volt power source works with standard outlets and extension cords
  • Oil-free pump requires no maintenance
  • Lightweight and compact for easy portability
  • Universal motor draws less electricity than larger machines
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Praise
By APRHandyman
March 8th, 2012
Answer to Bad Reviewer who couldn't attach hose or attachments

I have the same compressor/model - different make. It does what it's advertised to do. Great for small framing / molding /trim jobs. To the reviewer who was upset about not being able to hook up the air hoses - DO NOT buy a power tool. If you can't figure out simple things - YOU will hurt yourself. Hire someone with common sense!

19 found this review helpful
Criticism
By devwai
November 16th, 2012
Poorly Made

This is an air compressor made by Porter Cable. I bought this one to replace a Porter Cable branded air compressor that died on me after only about 10-15 hours of use. Other than the plastic cover on the top, it is identical to my previous compressor...unfortunately it is the only one that will fit in the space I need it to fit in (operates a paper creasing machine in my print shop). On my older machine, the pressure regulator stopped working first after about 10 hours use...so the machine would keep running building up pressure until the safety valve popped. Then after a few more hours use, the release valve on the bottom of the tank wouldn't seal, so all the air would leak out. The machine that the compressor was operating used probably about the same amount of air as a nail gun, so it's duty cycle was only about 10% (motor was only running 10% of the time the compressor was being used). I'm hoping that my old compressor was just a lemon and the new one will last longer.

6 found this review helpful
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James470

Regulator is junk

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Needed 150 psi compressor for my nail guns.

OK compressor but regulator is plastic and stripped out on mine after first use. Replaced the regulator with an Ingersol Rand and everything else seems to be OK now.

For the price, OK 150 psi compressor but know you will probably have issued with the regulator.

I wish there was an "unsure" option for recommending to a friend. I would recommend to a friend who needed a 150 psi compressor, but I would make sure he knows about issues I had.

May 14th, 2015 via sears.com
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Brad Oconnor
| Earned 47 community points in Craftsman
October 17th, 2013
User8153

Poor Quality

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Regulator leaked from the first time it was started. Obviously no one does quality control on these compressors else they would have known this one did not work. Let it run for 5-8 minutes and never got above 20lbs. Compressor gets very hot while it is trying to charge up which is very bad.
**Would not recommend at all even if it worked due to how hot the unit got**
I am out the time and gas to pickup and return this defective item.

August 6th, 2013 via sears.com
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Srazak

Portable.

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Have had this for awhile and it has worked as expected. Plenty of air flow and pressure for airing up tires and operating my nailers. Being able to move it around easily is a big plus.

July 25th, 2013 via sears.com
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DUNCAN IRVINE
| Earned 100 community points in Craftsman
March 22nd, 2013
RJfromTX

Beat bostich hands down

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Appears to be made by Porter Cable and Sears has a better price on it than ****** or HD. This unit has met and exceeded all of my requirements in my small shop.

March 14th, 2013 via sears.com
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Eljefe234

Great for RV tires

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Arrived quickly. Used mainly for inflating motor home tires. Does a much better job than the 3 gallon Campbell Hausfeld.

February 27th, 2013 via sears.com
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sharon campbell
| Earned 439 community points in Craftsman
February 10th, 2013
Roger May
| Earned 77 community points in Craftsman
January 13th, 2013
John Vipperman
| Earned 7 community points in Craftsman
January 13th, 2013
MICHAEL RUCKMAN
| Earned 107 community points in Craftsman
December 15th, 2012
Daniel Schultz
| Earned 38 community points in Craftsman
December 10th, 2012
DeWolfesr

Great gift

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I have had no input from the person I gave this to.

December 9th, 2012 via sears.com
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Keith Barnes
| Earned 154 community points in Craftsman
December 7th, 2012
devwai

Poorly Made

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This is an air compressor made by Porter Cable. I bought this one to replace a Porter Cable branded air compressor that died on me after only about 10-15 hours of use. Other than the plastic cover on the top, it is identical to my previous compressor...unfortunately it is the only one that will fit in the space I need it to fit in (operates a paper creasing machine in my print shop). On my older machine, the pressure regulator stopped working first after about 10 hours use...so the machine would keep running building up pressure until the safety valve popped. Then after a few more hours use, the release valve on the bottom of the tank wouldn't seal, so all the air would leak out. The machine that the compressor was operating used probably about the same amount of air as a nail gun, so it's duty cycle was only about 10% (motor was only running 10% of the time the compressor was being used). I'm hoping that my old compressor was just a lemon and the new one will last longer.

November 16th, 2012 via sears.com
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ERIC MARVETS
| Earned 23 community points in Craftsman

Perfect Portable Compressor

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I was surprised by how light weight this thing was when I first picked it up. That made me worry about how sturdy it was. But since I bought it from Sears and trust that they stand behind their products, I gave it a shot. It's been 6 months and I've had 0 problems with it. It's a powerful little compressor that's replaced my heavier 3 gal. It's perfect to tote around for small jobs.

November 13th, 2012
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paw1169

portable and freat to use

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This compressor is awesome for portability and moving around with you to do all of your finish work.

November 13th, 2012 via sears.com
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Catherine Hartkorn
| Earned 100 community points in Craftsman
November 12th, 2012
martha jimenez
| Earned 30 community points in Craftsman

easy to use

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Great compressor, lightweight and easy to carry.

November 12th, 2012
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Vincent Kamp
| Earned 23 community points in Craftsman
November 12th, 2012
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