Mini Tech Gas Powered High Pressure Air

The Coltri/Nuvair Mini Tech high pressure (5000 psi/345 bar) gas powered compressor can be used in a wide variety of applications including breathing air and industrial air use. Compact in design with foldaway handles, the Mini Tech is portable and easy to lift. On-board Grade E air purification comes standard for breathing air quality output. With several options available to meet your specific needs, the portability and dependability of the gas-powered HP Mini Tech MCH13 or MCH16 makes this the compressor for you.

8038 / 8039

The Nuvair Mini Tech air compressor uses a pumping unit that is made from top quality materials; connecting rods from aluminum alloy, stainless steel intercoolers and aftercoolers that are more than four meters in length and cylinders of special cast iron. The marine grade 6061 aluminum frame is corrosion resistant, rigid and lightweight.


  • 5000 psi (345 bar) maximum pressure
  • Grade E breathing air filtration
  • Two (2) fill whips
  • Compact frame
  • Stainless steel intercoolers
  • 6061 marine grade aluminum frame
  • Foldaway carrying handles
  • Honda engine
  • Heavy duty vibration mounts


  • Electric start
  • Automatic condensate drains
  • Pressure switch
  • Hour meter
  • High temperature shutdown
  • Upgraded filtration
  • Low oil shutdown
  • Tropical Plus compressor block with oil pump
  • Interstage pressure gauges
  • Lifting eyes
  • Visual carbon monoxide/moisture indicator
  • Stainless steel frame


Model Mini Tech MCH13 Mini Tech MCH16
Fill Time* Approximately 11 minutes Approximately 9 minutes
Charging Rate* 8.4 SCFM (238 L/min) 11.3 SCFM (320 L/min)
CFM FAD 7.4 CFM (210 L/min) 9.4 CFM (366 L/min)
Honda Gas Engine 8.5 hp (6.3 kW) SKU: 8039 11.7 hp (8.7 kW) SKU: 8038
RPM 1200 1450
Sound Level @ 3 Meters 96 dB 96 dB
Max Operating Pressure 5000 psi (345 bar)
Number of Stages 3
Number of Fill Hoses 2
Condensate Drain Manual (auto optional)
Dimensions (L x W x H) 45.75 x 22.5 x 25.75 in (114 x 56 x 61 cm)
Weight 312 lbs (142 kg)
Lubrication Splash lubrication, capacity 1.8 L
Air Quality DIN 3188 - CGA Grade E - NFPA 1500 - EN12021

*Based on 80 cu ft cylinder from 500 to 3000 psi.

More Information
Air Delivery (SCFM/LPM) 8.4-11.3 SCFM / 238-320 L/min