Max-Air® 90 E1 or E3 Mini-PBAC


10.8 scfm (18.4 m3/hr) / 5000 psi (345 bar)

High pressure, breathing air compressor for SCUBA, FIRE, SCBA & Paintball.

The PBAC is used by Wild Land Fire Fighters, the U.S. Military, Urban Search and Rescue Teams (USAR), Haz-Mat Teams and Paintball Pros. The Max-Air Electric 90E1 or E3/Mini-PBAC can be quickly loaded into a Humvee, pickup truck, boat or trailer for on-site refilling of SCBA’s, SCUBA cylinders, mobile air apparatus and cascade systems.

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Max-Air 90 GH/Mini-PBAC – 10.8 scfm** 5000 psi

• 60 Hz (50 Hz and various voltage available )

• Mounted on a durable, heavy duty, powder coated, steel frame

• Folding carry handles (4) each/(4) persons

• Tri-chem breathing air purification system with activated

carbon/molecular sieve13X /hopcalite

• Disposable purification cartridge is easy to replace

• Breathing air processing capacity of 10,000 cft @ 72°F or

prox 18 hours run time

• Digital Hour/Tachometer (standard on gasoline models only) – see A above

• New large capacity separators for Hot/Humid climates

• Manual condensate drains

• Pressure maintaining valve

• Automatic shut down pressure switch #AS-1001 – see B above

• Pressure relief valve on all stages

• Intake filter

• Final pressure gauge 0~5800 psi/400 bar

• 58 oz (1.7 Lt) MaxLube 501 synthetic compressor oil (1st oil change)

• (2) filling hose with On/Off valve and Bleed (SCUBA yoke, SCBA, DIN300 or Paintball)

• Spare parts list and owner’s manual

• One year warranty


  •  CD-1000+ Automatic condensate drain with timers preset to drain periodically and on shut down
  •  MS-3001 Magnetic starter, thermal overload, pressure switch, hour meter, fused transformer, installed UL® Listed
  •  IS-1000 Inter-stage pressure gauges
  •  MI-4000 Air line visual Moisture/CO indicator for cartridge life
  •  LO-1005+ Low oil shut down switch
  •  HT-1006+ High temperature shut down switch
  • PU-35000 Up-grade purification capacity to 35,000 cft @ 72°F

+ Can only be installed with MS-3001 or prox 65 hours run time

Construction Continuous duty, air cooled, three stage, three cylinder high pressure compressor.


• Max. Pressure 5000 psig – 340 bar

• Output Prox. 9.0 F.A.D.; 10.8 scfm charging rate **

• Lubrication Splash lubrication with oil thrower pin

• Oil type MaxLube 501 synthetic compressor oil

• Drive Motor 7.5 HP AC electric motor in single or three phase, 60 Hz Refill time Output 10.8 scfm**; 7.5 minutes*

*Time required to fill and 80 cu. Ft. cylinder from 500 to 3000 psig

**Based on charging an 80 cu. Ft. cylinder from 500 to 3000 psig

***Specifications and prices subject to change without notice

NOTE: All Standard “E” models must be hard wired to an On/OFF electrical fused panel by a licensed electrician.

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