Rugged Power That Lasts

Vanair’s line of entry level reciprocating compressor packages were developed to meet the demands of customers that need the convenience of mobile air at an economical cost. Designed to provide rugged, powerful, and dependable performance, these compressors are a perfect fit for the mechanic, service, agriculture, and contractor markets. The Vanair PRO Series offers Honda® or Kohler® engines and air power from 18 or 35 CFM with up to 175 PSI. Systems are all electric start and are available in a skid, 10-gallon twin and 30-gallon tank configuration.

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  • Options/Accessories
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CFM @ 100 PSI: 18 CFM
Maximum Rated PSI: 150 PSI
Receiver Capacity: Skid, 10 Gal. Twin, 30 Gal.
Engine Type: 9 HP Honda® or
9.5 HP Kohler® Electric Start

PRO 18 Unit Dimensions (In.):
34L x 17W x 20H Skid
50L x 18W x 28H 10 Gal. Twin
41L x 19W x 37H 30 Gal.
Dry Weight (Lbs.): 215 - 400 Depending on Platform

Dimensions listed are not a complete representation of total space necessary. Please consult Vanair for overall space and air requirements.

  • Belt Drive System for Anti-Vibration and Long Service Intervals
  • Self Contained, but Can be Integrated with the Chassis for Maximum Versatility
  • Vanair 2 year warranty


  • Reciprocating
  • 3 Cylinder Head


  • Honda 9 & 9.5 HP or Kohler 11 & 14 HP
  • Electric Start
  • 1.9, Gal. Fuel Tank
  • Gasoline Fuel


  • Air Pressure Gauge


  • Air Pressure Safety Relief Valve
  • Low Engine Oil Shut Down

  • Remote Air Tanks
  • Vibration Isolators
  • Maintenance Kits
  • Remote Start
  • Service/Control Line Moisture Separators
  • Filter/Lubricator/Regulator
  • Air Hoses, Hose Reels, and Fittings
  • OSHA Safety Valve (Velocity Fuse)
  • Tool Oiler/Lubricator
  • Battery
  • Remote Condensation Drain


  • Easy Service Access

Part Description Part Number
Vanguard™ Reciprocating Compressor Oil (One Gal.) 271856-1Gal.
Vanguard™ Reciprocating Compressor Oil (One Quart) 271856-1QT
Compressor Service Kit, Pro 18 & Contractor - (Includes 3 Air Filters & Vanguard™ Recip. Oil) KIT1168
Engine Service Kit, Kohler 11 HP & 14 HP (Includes 1 Qt Oil, Air Filter, Pre-Filter) KIT1290
Engine Service Kit, Kohler 19 HP (Includes 2 Qt Oil, Air Filter, Pre-Filter) KIT1289