PTO is an air compressor that is driven by the power take-off of a vehicle. This air compressor is fixed under the deck of the vehicle, resulting in an elegant solution that’s out of mind. PTO is the most loved one and sophisticated type of air compressor in the market. It provides air on-demand at a 100% duty cycle. The several benefits of PTO air compressor are mentioned below:
Reduce weight to increase your truck’s payload
PTO air compressor helps in increasing the payload of the vehicle. PTO air compressors let you maximize your vehicle’s GVW instead of wasting weight on an above-deck air compressor. PTO ditch a lot of weight because they don’t require an additional engine. But if you choose the right type of air compressor, you can easily reduce that weight. PTO compressors are designed in such a way that they require only a few components, which can save hundreds of pounds.
To get the job done quickly and efficiently, you need to choose a lightweight air compressor, you will have more payloads for tools, equipment, and other materials.
Save your deck space for another step
The main benefit of this PTO air compressor is that this is completely underdeck tucked away in the undercarriage of your truck. This type of air compressor saves a lot of space and deck space is very valuable.
VMAC’s DTM70 frees up to 25 cubic feet space when compared to other styles of air compressors with a similar output. By opting for a PTO air compressor, you will be able to free up more of your deck space for other things.
Reduce fuel consumption to earn more profits
PTO air compressors will automatically idle the truck up and down to match the air demand for the truck. This eliminates excessive-high idling, get jobs done faster, and ultimately reduces fuel consumption which keeps your profits in your own pocket!
Tie into your existing fuel and power sources
When it comes to a no-fuss, no muss air compressor system, it’s hard to beat PTO options. They are just so convenient. PTO air compressors tie into your truck’s existing PTO port on the transmission which is portable and thus use the same fuel as your truck, resulting in a hassle-free solution for air-on-demand. Simply maintain your truck like you always do and you’ll have air available whenever you need it.
Easy to operate
The main advantage is that these PTO air compressors are very easy to turn on and operate. PTO air compressor systems are using remote controls and can tie into the crane remote, which makes it easy for you to operate the air compressor from a distance. When you need air, just turn the PTO system on and you can instantly get to work!