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Hitachi EC12 Portable Air Compressor, 4 gal, 125 psi, 4 cfm at 90 psi

SKU: 553877


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About the Hitachi EC12


Product Details

Mpn # EC12
Shipping Dimensions 21.0" x 15.5" x 17.0"
Weight 60.00 lbs.

Product Features

  • Type:Portable
  • Voltage Rating:120 V
  • Amperage Rating:14.5 A
  • Numberof Phases:1
  • Capacity:4 gal
  • Tank Type:Horizontal, Twin Stack
  • Maximum Pressure:125 psi
  • Outlet Size:1/4 in
  • Pump Type:Oil Lube, Single-Stage
  • Pump Speed:3450 rpm
  • Drive Type:Direct
  • 4.0 cfm at 90 psi for multiple operations
  • Direct drive electric motor provides durability and long life
  • Line regulator with gauge for immediate use at worksite
  • O-ring on drain-cock makes valve easy to open and close
  • Vertically stacked twin tanks, 2 gal capacity each for running multiple nailers
  • All metal inner construction and fan to withstand rugged use
  • Oil lubricated pump improves efficiency and ensures smooth use


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Questions & Answers


Hello there! We appreciate you checking out our Hitachi EC12 Portable Air Compressor. For inquiries on prices, discounts, and availability, please contact one of our knowledgeable customer support specialists at 435-868-4020 or you may send them an email at They will be able to assist you better. Thank you for visiting!


Hi! We're sorry to learn of the circumstances that made you contact us. There are several factors to be considered: (1) the supply power to the air compressor (2) pressure switch and (3) the motor run capacitor. You may have to check all these and if things seem to be working properly, then, we think it's more of a maintenance issue. To further help you, here is the Owner's Manual for more important information about the operation and maintenance. Also, we would suggest that you contact Hitachi technical Customer Service, they can be reached at 800-970-2299 or 905-564-9477. We hope this helps. Should you have further questions, please don't hesitate to contact us. We will be happy to assist you. Thank you for visiting Have a great day!


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