Makita MAC2400 Air Compressor

Makita are a world renowned tool company that’s known for its innovative and quality products. Makita applies leading technology to its range of tools and are especially good at producing products that are very efficient yet still have ability to provide the end user with the results they are after.

The Makita MAC2400 Air Compressor is no exception. The Makita MAC2400 Air Compressor gets is power from a 2.5hp motor. It features Makita’s specially engineered big bore pump that has a cylinder made from cast iron, giving better durability. This permits greater compression within the bore, much less noise than competing pumps and recovers faster.

The Makita MAC2400 Air Compressor pump is oil lubricated and fitted for better efficiency and air intake, with a automotive style filter. Thanks to the oil lubricated pump the Makita is much cooler when in operation and also runs at around half the rpm of many other models available, which in turn prolongs the life of the unit. The twin stacked tank (4,2 gallons) maintains an operating pressure of 130 psi. It will supply 40 psi (4.8 CFM) and 90 PSI (4.2 CFM), which is ample power to operate a couple of nail guns.

The Makita MAC2400 has a minimal amperage draw, so tripped circuit breakers are scarce. There is a roll bar type handle for carrying and this also provides some protection to the unit when out on site. There is also a site glass for the oil level, an oil drain and a drain for the tank. What’s in the Box Makita MAC2400 2.5 HP Air Compressor, oil and 1/4-inch universal quick coupler.

Makita MAC2400 Air Compressor Product Features

  • Oil lubricated pump, runs cooler and quieter
  • Strong and robust cast iron cylinder providing greater compression, less wear and tear so increases the life and it can also be removed easily for any maintenance.
  • To Protect the motor, thermal overload is built in as standard
  • Air filter is large and designed to increase air intake which gives an overall improved performance
  • Comes with a 1 year manufacturer’s warranty for your peace of mind

Product Dimensions Length:20 inches Width:18 inches Height:18.75 inches

Makita MAC2400 Air Compressor Reviews

During our research in to the Makita Air Compressor we found over 200 reviews on the unit itself. Overall it scored an impressive 4.6 stars out of 5

Postive comments left mention that they were pleased with the quietness of the unit, the build quality and the performance is excellent. Another person said that the recovery time was fast.

On the opposite side of the coin some customers complained about the condition of the unit when delivered and after a few comments like this it seems to of been solved now. Others mention that it is not as quiet as claimed.

The Makita is a tidy unit, well constructed and easy to maintain thanks to the removable pump, and it’s worth taking the effort to ensure years of problem free use.