Case Studies

Users & Systems

J. D’Addario




1. Site Information
Site J. D’Addario
Contact Person Ken Aiello
Title Facilities Manager
Address 595 Smith Street
City Farmingdale
State NY
Zip 11735
Country USA
2. Business Type
Product Description Musical Strings
3. Air Compressor
Featured Air Compressor
Manufacturer Scales
Package Model SGS-370
Engine Model 460 CI Ford
Engine Rated Power (hp) NA
Air Capacity @ Full Load (cfm) 370
Air Pressure @ Full Load (psig) 125
Summary of all air compressors at site Two other 40-hp electric
4. Performance
Energy Consumption NA
5. Duty Cycle
Shifts per Day 2
Days per Week 6
Weeks per Year 52
Hours per Year 5,000
6. Costs
Capital NA
Installation NA
7. Purchasing Decisions
Who were the decision makers? Ken Aiello/Facilities Manager
Why were gas air compressors chosen? Energy Cost Savings
Did gas system replace electric unit? Yes
Would another gas unit be purchased? Yes, under right conditions
What are estimated savings? NA
What economic guidelines were used? NA
8. Customer Satisfaction
Overall Customer Satisfaction (1 to 10 with 10 being highest) 10
9. Notes
Source of Case Study Scales Air Compressor Corporation