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The Tempest Direct Drive Positive Pressure Blowers evolved from the "Controlled Airstreams" line of durable PPV blowers; the first direct drive PPV's and still the best. Available in 16" to 24" diameter sizes, there is a Tempest direct drive to match your budget and compartment space. The Briggs and Stratton direct drive commercial grade engine features overhead valves, Dura-lube lubrication, maxi-clean air filter and magnetron electronic ignition. For the best combination of performance, compact size and light weight, choose a Tempest direct drive blower. See chart for details.

Tempest Technology Direct Drive Briggs and Stratton Positive Pressure Blowers

PT#: 700-176

Tempest Technology Direct Drive Briggs and Stratton Positive Pressure Blowers

:: Specifications

  • Direct drive gasoline power blower
  • Size: 18" to 24"
  • Engine: 6.5hp
  • Weight: 77lb to 98lb

:: Features

  • Impeller is mounted directly to the engine shaft, reducing the blowers overall weight
  • Vibration problems that are common to most direct drive blowers have been minimize with the use of overhead valve engines, precisely balanced impellers, and vibration absorbing feet
  • The direct drive design is more compact to provide a smaller profile for storage in most apparatus compartments
Model # Size Engine HP RPM's Width Depth Height Weight
DD 16-B-6.5 16 Inch Briggs/Stratton 6.5 3,580 21 Inch 20 Inch 21.50 Inch 77 Lbs
DD 18-B-6.5 18 Inch Briggs/Stratton 6.5 3,400 24.25 Inch 21.50 Inch 24.25 Inch 82 Lbs
DD 21-B-6.5 21 Inch Briggs/Stratton 6.5 3,280 25 Inch 21.00 Inch 26.25 Inch 87 Lbs
DD 24-B-6.5 24 Inch Briggs/Stratton 6.5 3,220 29 Inch 21.50 Inch 30.25 Inch 98 Lbs

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