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Champion PL Series HPL5-12_5RM Horiztonal Tank Compressor


Two Stage, Pressure Lubricated (3-30 HP) Reciprocating Air Compressor

Champion PL-Series pressure lubricated compressors have a time-tested, proven design. Rugged standard features, a wide selection of configurations, and quality available options make the PL-Series compressors the solution to your application. They deliver high performance, long life and tremendous value. Champion compressors are the proven choice.

Specifications and Features

  • 3 - 30 hp
  • Up to 250 psig
  • 9.7 - 202 acfm at 175 psig on Electric Driven units
  • Tank or Base Mounted, Simplex, Duplex and Engine Driven Models
  • Two-Stage pressure lubricated pumps
  • Loadless auto stop/start
  • 3-year Pump Warranty and 1-year Package Warranty
  • Factory filled with AEON lubricant


Standard Features

  • Load-less starting (via hydraulic unloader) for lower energy costs and less wear on drive motor
  • ASME inter-stage pressure relief valve for protection
  • ODP NEMA 1760 RPM electric motor
  • 10 Micron industrial grade intake filter
  • ASME coded receiver
  • 0-300 PSIG air pressure gauge on tank
  • Available voltages
    • Single phase-115/208-230
    • Three phase-208/230/460/575

Available Options

  • Multiple tank sizes and variations
  • Electric or engine driven
  • NEMA 4 full-voltage starter upgrade
  • ODP HE/TEFC/TEFC HE motor upgrades
  • Control panel upgrades
  • Aftercooler
    • Air-cooled with or without moisture separator - Water-cooled with or without moisture separator
  • Low oil level monitor (NEMA 1 or 4)
  • Low oil pressure switch (NEMA 1 or 4)
  • Dual control
  • Vibration isolators
  • Synthetic lubricant
  • High temperature switch (NEMA 1 or 4)
  • Available switches (NEMA 1 or 4)
    • Hand/Off/Auto
    • Off/On
  • Automatic tank drain
    • Electric


  • Pressure lubrication-crankshaft and connecting rod bearings are pressure lubricated for extended life
  • Integral cylinder/head design for trouble-free operation
  • Disc valves and an oil pump that provides lubricant to all critical components
  • Load-less starting via hydraulic unloader
  • Positive displacement oil pump
  • Lubricant filtration
  • Oil pressure gauge
  • Babbitt bearings
  • Domed pistons