Installation - Mounting
Preparing for installation
WARNING: Disconnect, tag, and lock out the power
source, and then release all pressure from the system
before attempting to install, service, relocate, or perform
WARNING: This compressor is extremely top heavy. Enlist
additional help to remove it from the shipping skid.
CAUTION: Never use the shipping skid for mounting the
IMPORTANT: Provide a minimum clearance of 18 in.
between the compressor ﬂ ywheel or fan and the wall,
and ensure clear access to the drain valve to facilitate
IMPORTANT: It is extremely important to install the
compressor in a clean, well ventilated area where the
surrounding air temperature will not be more than 100°F.
IMPORTANT: Do not locate the compressor air inlet near
steam, paint spray, sandblast areas, or any other source of
IMPORTANT: This compressor is not intended for outdoor
□ Unbolt the air compressor unit (A) from the shipping skid.
Use a ratchet with a 1/2 in. socket.
□ Remove the air compressor unit (A) from the skid. This
requires at least two people - one person to "walk" the
unit off the skid and one to help maintain balance so the
unit does not topple. Place the air compressor unit (A)
where you plan to install it (at least 18 in. from any wall or
Please contact 1-888-43-HUSKY for further assistance.