American Made Air CompressorsWe are compiling a list of U.S. air compressor manufacturers & brands, which might include large corporations, small companies and individuals.
There are currently 12 companies in this list, which might include air compressors assembled from materials 100% manufactured here in America, but some may also contain a percentage produced outside the USA.
We've included a few details about the companies and their products along with direct links to both the manufacturer & various on-line retailers where you can get the latest prices, shipping costs, special offers & more.
Page last reviewed Sunday, February 18, 2018
by Dave Hurley
Bel-Aire and Powr'Profile air compressors are manufactured by ABAC/American IMC. Based in Rock Hill, South Carolina. ABAC American IMC has been providing quality air compressors for professionals since 1981.
Bel-Aire offers six series of compressors: single stage, two stage, gas driven, duplex, cast iron & contractor series, with horsepowers ranging from 2 to 20.
Champion air compressors have been made in the USA for over 85 years. Champion, a Gardner Denver Company, has two series that are still made at their manufacturing facility at Princeton, Illinois.
The Advantage series are two stage, tank mounted, ranging from 5 HP - 25 HP with a maximum pressure up to 175 psig, in either vertical or horizontal configurations.
The Centurion II series are two stage splash lubricated, tank mounted, ranging from 2 hp - 15 hp, with a maximum pressure of 125 or 175 psig, in either vertical or horizontal configurations. Also available in a 13 hp gas engine compressor/generator combination.
Eaton Compressor provides a wide selection of quality air compressors and parts including piston, rotary screw, and high horsepower industrial air compressors. Starting 2008, They are putting an American flag sticker on the items that are made in the USA. For example, pumps that are made in the USA, they have placed an American Flag Sticker on the pump that states this pump is manufactured in the USA. These stickers will be placed on every item that is made in the USA. This gives the consumer a clear direction when purchasing their compressor on how much of the complete unit is made in the USA.
In 2004, while many companies were moving their manufacturing operations out of the country, J-Air partnered with JWF Industries, a Johnstown-based contract manufacturer. JWF was a crucial partner in helping meet the growing demand for the J-Air product line. In 2009 the decision was made to incorporate all of J-Air’s operations into JWF’s main facility. The 800,000 sq. ft. facility offers cutting-edge engineering, over 300 certified welders, tubular and sheet laser cutting, CNC machining, and a state-of-the-art powder coating line.
In 2003, Jenny purchased the Emglo line of Industrial Stationary Air Compressors and the entire Air Compressor Pump Manufacturing Facility from Black & Decker / DeWalt prior to their relocation to Renosa, Mexico. Jenny and their affiliated companies had been supplying and manufacturing a large number of parts, components, and assemblies for Emglo for over 30 years.
Jenny manufactures a complete and extensive line of hand carry, single and two-stage wheeled portable, service vehicle, Industrial stationary, base plated mounted, climate control and fire sprinkler compressors.
In 1992 the Jenny division of Homestead Industries was relocated to Somerset, Pennsylvania, where they build their compressors today.
Founded in 1971 the Mi-T-M Corporation is located in Peosta, Iowa where pride and workmanship are tradition. They employ the latest technology in laser cutters, ASME robotic welders, and 7-stage powder-coat paint systems. Their state-of-the-art facility spans nearly 1 million square-feet and includes 23 production lines with 11 in-line quality testing stations.
Mi-T-M manufactures over 30 models of air compressors giving customers a choice from electric or gasoline, single-stage or two-stage, and portable or stationary.
Oasis offers a comprehensive product line of 12 & 24 volt DC on-board air compressor systems and components to meet the most rugged requirements for service trucks, contractors, military applications, agriculture, off-road vehicles & vehicle air suspension systems.
Quincy manufacturers all its piston & rotary screw compressors in the USA. Founded in 1920 at Quincy, Illinois, the company still manufactures all their piston compressors at their Quincy factory and now have a second manufacturing operation at Bay Minette, Alabama, where they make their rotary screw line of compressors.
They offer single & two stage reciprocating air compressors, both portable and stationary for heavy duty home, contractor & commercial use from 1 hp all the way up to 25 hp. Their industrial rotary screw line is from 5 hp to 350 hp.
As a 3rd generation Wisconsin manufacturer, they've built a reputation for providing contractors with compressors of the utmost quality & craftsmanship. They offer a large line of hand carry, wheeled portable and stationary electric & gas powered air compressors.
Since 1915, Saylor-Beall has manufactured industrial quality, two stage air compressors at their St. Johns, MI plant. Saylor-Beall has earned a reputation for quality, durability, and having an experienced staff. They use American sourced cast iron & parts to give their compressors the quality they are known for, and their state of the art manufacturing facility uses eight computer numerically controlled machining centers to form the cylinders, crankshafts, connecting rods, crankcases, cylinder heads, intercoolers and manifolds as well as other parts that make up their air compressor pumps.
Sullivan-Palatek Inc., offers the industry's widest range of electric and diesel portable rotary screw air compressors. From humble beginnings in 1984, Sullivan-Palatek has grown from providing engineering services to existing clients, to a privately owned company that manufactures the most rugged and reliable machinery available in the market.
In 2010 Sullivan-Palatek completed the merger of two divisions into their new facility in Michigan City, Indiana. This strategic move has enabled them to produce all portable and industrial compressors, as well as air ends, in one location.
Wind Compressor is a family owned company that strives to provide high quality, environmentally friendly, affordable products. When searching for an inexpensive way to produce compressed air they discovered the Wind Compressor. This windmill harnesses wind power to produce free storable compressed air without gas or electricity.
They are looking to inspire you to think outside the box for your alternative energy needs. With their windmill air compressor you are saving money while being kind to the environment. Wind Compressor's production facility is located at Unity, Maine.
Some of the companies listed in this directory that produce power tools here in America, may also have them manufactured in other countries as well. Many businesses alter their brand names, manufacturing practices and product designs with little or no notice, so if there are questions that still remain, we suggest contacting the manufacturer directly.