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Customer Reviews for Milton 1/4in. Mini Inline Desiccant Dryer - Model# S1173

Milton 1/4in. Mini Inline Desiccant Dryer - Model# S1173

Item# 1552271
"Inline filter removes all traces of dirt, dust, water vapor and oil vapor. Ideal for spray painting and any other application requiring clean, dry air. Desiccant changes from blue to pink color when filter needs to be replaced. 125 PSI max. working pressure. 15 SCFM max. airflow capacity. Not reusable. U.S.A. Max. PSI 125, Application Filter, Outlet Port in. 1/4, CFM 15, Includes 1 Filter, Inlet Diameter in. 1/4."
Average Customer Rating:
4.625 out of 5
4.6
 out of 
5
(8 Reviews) 8
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Rating Summary (8 reviews)
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8 of 8(100%)would recommend this product to a friend.
Customer Questions & Answers:
5 Questions | 6 Answers
Customer Reviews for Milton 1/4in. Mini Inline Desiccant Dryer - Model# S1173
Review 1 for Milton 1/4in. Mini Inline Desiccant Dryer - Model# S1173
Overall Rating:
4 / 5
4 / 5

good little air dryer

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April 26, 2013
By iwant2bethenag
from SLC, UT
" I picked up a plasma cutter and needed to make sure the air going to the tool was dry. I setup one of these filters and it seems to do the job. I would give 5 stars if the body was a little more sturdy, it seems like you could snap the fittings out if you hit it wrong. "
Describe Yourself: Home Handyman
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Review 2 for Milton 1/4in. Mini Inline Desiccant Dryer - Model# S1173
Overall Rating:
4 / 5
4 / 5

May work too good.

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December 22, 2012
By JoeKnows
from Wisconsin
" I do a lot of spray painting and now need something for my Miller Plasma cutter. Someone wrote a reveiw and said these dryers did a great job especially if you don't have an air dryer hooked into the system. Apparently the air dryers are not totally understood. They remove moisture out of large volumes of air but if you have rigid piping and flex air hose after it you still get condensation which starts immediately after the piping leaves the dryer so a trap is still needed and a in-line dryer like these for painting and high dollar equiptment. These fill up to fast but are worth their weight in Gold but also cost that. If you are billing a job out no problem, if it is for yourself or a freind(s) they get rather expensive but saves your paint job and high end machines. I would think that they could engineer them to last longer without giving up any of it's great function, Please try to the Manufacturer. "
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+1point
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Review 3 for Milton 1/4in. Mini Inline Desiccant Dryer - Model# S1173
Overall Rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5

These work great

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June 13, 2011
By DennisT
" A must have for anyone doing painting if you do not have a compressor with an air dryer system. I have tried another brand that was much cheaper but they cut down the air flow . This filter maintains adequate air flow "
+3points
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Review 4 for Milton 1/4in. Mini Inline Desiccant Dryer - Model# S1173
Overall Rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5

Saves the paint job

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November 18, 2008
By hansmh
" Prevents those unexpected paint issues caused by moisture. A few bucks to
save $$$ in repaint costs where spending $$$ on professional equipment is not practical..
"
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+10points
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Review 5 for Milton 1/4in. Mini Inline Desiccant Dryer - Model# S1173
Overall Rating:
4 / 5
4 / 5

air moisture control

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November 18, 2008
By workingman24
from Amarillo,Tx.
" I do furniture refinishing and need dry air to spray finish. These mini dryers work well but do load up pretty fast in humid conditions.so I found if I use 2 filters in line the second one catches what the first one misses. This is a good cheap way to have dry air, the air drying systems can be expensive. "
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+6points
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Review 6 for Milton 1/4in. Mini Inline Desiccant Dryer - Model# S1173
Overall Rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5

Nice product

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November 17, 2008
By Agggie
" I use this with a plasma cutter and it works great to dry the air. Consumables last much longer when I use these. "
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+6points
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Review 7 for Milton 1/4in. Mini Inline Desiccant Dryer - Model# S1173
Overall Rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5

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January 14, 2008
By Anonymous
from ma
" A great added layer of protection when painting "
Describe Yourself: Home Handyman
+2points
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Review 8 for Milton 1/4in. Mini Inline Desiccant Dryer - Model# S1173
Overall Rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5

Great product

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March 6, 2007
By Thistle
from Rockford IL.
" Easy to use. Lightweight. Effective product. "
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+3points
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