Compressed-air is air which is kept under a certain pressure, usually greater than that of the atmosphere. In Europe, 10 percent of all electricity used by industry is used to produce compressed air. Compressed air is regarded as the fourth utility, after electricity, natural gas and water. However, compressed air is more expensive than the other three utilities when evaluated on a per unit energy delivered basis.
Compressed air can be used in or for: pneumatics, the use of pressurized gasses to do work, vehicular transportation using a compressed air vehicle, energy storage, cooling using a vortex tube, gas dusters for cleaning electronic components that cannot be cleaned with water, railway braking systems, road vehicle braking systems, Diesel engine cranking, airsoft ammunition propulsion, air tools, cleaning the insides of electronics.
Sub categories are: Accessories, Compressors, Containers, Control, Coolers, Dryers, Filters, Other machinery, Pumps and Tools.
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