Pilot Air are the Experts Compressed Air Solutions

Fixed Speed vs Variable Speed

Choosing between a fixed speed and variable speed compressor? Here are some of their differences to guide you in making your decision.


Another benefit of a variable speed compressor is that as they vary speed air speed up and down gradually with the air demand, there is less wear and tear on the internal components of your machine. The Pilot Air Alta Tec Series are variable speed, oil injected rotary screw compressors that runs from 7.5 to 37 KW, suitable for most businesses, small to medium to large.


Alta-Tec Series

  • Direct driven performance
  • Sophisticated electronic control
  • Reduced lifetime cost of ownership and reduced energy costs. 
  • Suitable for most businesses, small to medium to large
  • Less maintenance required