Welcome to NorthBreathingAir.com

Welcome to NorthBreathingAir.com

If you are in the market for a compressor, we offer new and used compressors for sale. Financing can be arranged, or we will work with you on grant pricing.

Annual service contracts are not required but are available if that is how you are most comfortable.

Please give us some thought when your current contract comes due.

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Our Services

Our services are designed to assure the performance of your high pressure breathing air compressor, increase compressor life, help insure the safety of your breathing air users, and reduce liability.  No matter what brand of compressor you operate. We utilize Trace Analytics, LLC to keep up with NFPA 1989 required Air Analysis programs.

Do you know when your equipment needs service? Don’t let catastrophic failure shut down your building…We can schedule your maintenance program, and keep you on schedule. 

We will review and audit your entire system to identify ways to maximize efficiency; while reducing waste, energy, maintenance, and equipment costs.

Service Check Points

System Checks

Supply and Low Voltage

Inline Fuses and Breakers

Air Flow Clearance

Oil Change (If Needed)

Oil Level Correct

Air Intake and Filter Condition

Condensation Reservoir

Filtration Correct


Correct filter and Installation (As Required)

Pressure Gauge Readings

Air Sampling (NFPA, Quarterly or Semi-Annual)

V-Belt Tension

Clean and Inspect Separators

All Pressure Switches (Air and Oil)

Output Flow (CFM) Check

Maintenance Labeling

All Plumbing and Cooling Tubes Checked for Cleanliness and Leaks

Check All Doors and Safety Devices

Make Sure Fill Station is Operating Properly

Check Filler O-Rings


Line Condition

All Valves

Door Operation

Fill Safeties

Cascade Condition

Hydro Test Date

Condition of Valves


Any Other Concerns the Customer Has

Procedures Performed

SERVICE PROCEDURES: Inspect and Repair the following as needed

  • Check Unit for visual damage & cleanliness (coolers must be clean)
  • Drain & replace Compressor Oil & Oil Filter
  • Replace air intake filter
  • Drain & replace Purifier Cartridges, O-rings
  • Rebuild Check Valves on Purifier & Compressor
  • Rebuild Priority Valve
  • Replace Drain Pistons if unit requires
  • Replace Tip Seals on Fill Adaptors
  • Rebuild SCBA Fill Valve
  • Check Compressor Belts for wear & proper tensions
  • Remove Locks & Tags
  • Start Compressor and Test Run
  • Check for Air & Oil leaks
  • Check Compressor Interstage & Oil Pressure
  • Run Compressor to final pressure & adjust if needed
  • Check Auto Start/Stop & Auto Drain operation
  • Top off Air Storage
  • Advise customer of any potential problems



  • Oil & Oil Filter
  • Change Intake Filter
  • Change Fuel Filter

Service Records

The adoption of NFPA 1989.7.4 requires that the organization keep records of compressor installation maintenance and purification filter changes, trouble reports and corrective action taken. It also requires records of the individual SCBA fills themselves, which should be saved for five years.


North Breathing Air, LLC
High Pressure Breathing Air – System Service

Bob North – Owner

15138 154th Ave.
Grand Haven, MI. 49417
(616) 848-6369