Chicago Pneumatic Construction Equipment has introduced the CPS 185 JD iT4to the North American marketplace. The reliable and versatile 185 CFM portableair compressor is now available from authorized Chicago Pneumatic equipmentdealers across the continent.

Equipped with a water-cooled, 49-hp, four-cylinder John Deere engine, theCPS 185 JD iT4 Steel delivers a reliable and versatile solution for running amyriad of pneumatic construction tools, sand blasting and just in time forIrrigation blow out season.

“The CPS 185 JD can handle a variety of applications,” explains EricMassinon, product manager for portable energy at Chicago Pneumatic. “The185-cfm compressor provides a true 185-cfm unit.” According to Massinon, it’snot a true 185-cfm unit if it is unable to run two 90-lb breakers.

There are a number of features to increase efficiency and decrease downtimeon the jobsite engineered into every unit. Features like the rear-mount controlpanel for easy operation; trailer light package; adjustable-height hitchcomplete with jack stand and safety chains for safe transport; automatictemperature shutdowns and low oil pressure shutdown to protect the engine; anda galvaneal sheet metal enclosure to reduce compressor and engine noise all equateto a better user experience and a more efficient operation.

“There are also a variety of options that we can integrate onto any CPS 185JD,” says Massinon. “like additional hose reels, an 18-in. extended drawbar oreven a heavy-duty battery or block heater for cold climates.”

The CPS 185 JD has an operating weight of 2,375 lbs and measures 125 in.long, 60 in. wide and 55.25 in. tall. The CPS 185 JD has a normal workingpressure of 100 psi with a maximum unloading pressure of 125 psi and features a25-gal fuel tank.

For more information on the complete line of CP portable air compressors,generators and light towers, visit www.cp.com.