Paradigm Series Reciprocating Compressors

Gardner Denver Paradigm Compressors provide the advantages of a reciprocating compressor coupled with less noise and vibration. Loaded with rugged features, these compressors deliver high performance and tremendous value. As a result, Paradigm compressors offer long, trouble-free service with maximum operating efficiency.



  • 5, 7.5, 10 & 15 hp
  • Pressure at 175 psig
  • 16.8 – 46.6 acfm at 175 psig
  • Noise level as low as 66 dBA
  • Tank or Base Mounted
  • Two Stage, Splash-Lubricated
  • Prorated 5-Year Compressor Warranty
  • Separate compressor and motor chambers with dedicated cooling circuits for cooler operation and longer life.
  • Oil site gauge for ease of monitoring and service.
  • Integrated heavy-duty air cooled aftercooler for up to 65% moisture removal.
  • Filter maintenance indicator for user-friendly monitoring.
  • Industrial grade compressor with unique features for superior dependability.
  • Integral cylinder and head for leak-free, trouble-free operation.
  • Balanced aluminum alloy first stage piston(s) are weight matched to the cast iron second-stage piston(s) for proper balance.
  • Lightweight, high-density, die-cast aluminum alloy connecting rods for minimal reciprocating weight
  • Precision-bored crankpin bearing and piston pin needle bearing for longer bearing life than bushings.
  • Industrial grade, corrosion resistant Swedish steel low lift disc-type valves to ensure years of trouble free operation.
  • Tapered roller-type main bearings, providing full contact and support of the crankshaft, ensuring compressor durability and long-life.