Compressoris the power source of a pneumatic system. It is usually drivenby amotoror an internal combustion engine. The compressed air is first stored in astrong metal tank calledreservoir.
Before entering thecylindersandvalves, the compressed air has to pass through
theairtreatmentdevices, includingairfilterto remove dust and moisture,
pressureregulatorto adjust pressure, andlubricatorto spray lubrication oil.
motorcompressorreservoirdistributionlinesairtreatmentcylinders and valves
Components of a Pneumatic System