Reciprocating Gas Compressor KB100
The KB100 is a purpose-built compressor for low-flow CNG applications requiring 100 horsepower and lower. It is tailor-made for CNG fueling applications. It is designed to give CNG customers a low-flow, low-cost option with the quality and reliability you expect from Ariel.
Full pressure lubrication; a frame driven lube oil pump provides cooled oil through a full-flow oil filter to all moving parts in the frame.
High strength bolting; durable grade 8 bolting on all loaded joints combined with specially designed fatigue fighting bolts on all valve caps ensure ultimate strength.
Rigid connecting rods; The KB100 compressor features durable connecting rods manufactured from ductile iron with a 4 bolt heavy duty I section.
Rugged cross heads; one piece long life cross heads with hardened, ground steel cross head pins and direct full pressure lubrication at the top and bottom for minimum wear.
Durable pistons and rods; the KB100 compressor features wear resistant steel or gray iron pistons and precision ground alloy steel piston rods with locking cross head nuts.
- Power (kW)74.5
- Stroke (mm)76.2
- Max Speed (rpm)1800
- Piston speed (FPM)900
- Rod diameter (mm)28.6
- Number of throws2
- Max. rod load (kN)50.710