Oxygen Concentrator Troubleshooting
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September 13th 03, 08:22 PM
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Thanks for the response, but I was replying to an old thread, having just
debugged a couple of malfunctioning Oxycon units. 'Was asking to see if Stone
had solved his problem.
Jim Redden wrote:
Do you have the valve open on the torch? on mine if it is not it will do the
"Rick Frazier" wrote in message
Did you get your concentrator working?
"D Brock" wrote in message
Wondering if any of you know enough about oxygen concentrators to help
troubleshoot my oxygen concentrator --- or maybe a full fledged
I have a Devilbiss Oxygen Concentrator. When I start it up, the
light briefly comes on (as it is supposed to), goes off after a couple
seconds. It then seems to run fine for about 30 seconds, then the
light comes on, something sounds like it lets off pressure, although
Filters seem clean, but I'm not really sure how many filters there
don't have the manual.
P.S. To those of you wondering about why I'm talking about this piece
apparatus in these groups: one often uses a mechanical oxygen
in place of tanked oxygen to run a glassworking torch. And to those
will say: just take it to a dealer, I will if needed, but I'd rather
myself if possible, and also, since the machines are usually used for
medical purposes, repair places often will either "overrepair" or
try to repair something that could leave them medically liable if it
What happens if you light the torch before the pressure gets to high.
up the pressure before it is able to purge. Does the warning light
come on? It sounds like the sensor that stops the compressor when the
pressure gets to high is malfunctioning.