Compressed Air HC

The HC Series shell & tube style offers the widest variety of options for utilizing water for cooling compressor lube oil or air.  It remains the industry standard in ultimate value and long-term reliability.  The proven fixed tubesheet design shell and tube heat exchanger offers the cost effectiveness that comes with having a highly standard design, while easily providing for various options to meet specific application requirements.  Multiple material options are available as well.  This series includes seventeen models with air flow capacities from 75-1500 SCFM (2.12-42.48 SCMM) or oil flow from 7-105 GPM (27-397 LPM) and heat rejection from 14-281 HP (10.4-209.5 KW).

Type Cooling Medium Application Technology
Oil Cooling / Compressor Cooling Water Industrial Shell & Tube / Steel



  • Preferred for new oil-water applications
  • Rugged steel construction
  • Low cost
  • NPT, SAE O-Ring, SAE flange, or BSPP shell side connections available
  • End bonnets removable for servicing
  • Mounting feet included (may be rotated in 90° increments)


Product Options

  • Optional material construction on tubes, tubesheets and end bonnets


Customer Focused and Driven

  • All catalog product is available with short lead-times
  • Expert application engineers are available to select and size the right product for your application
  • Custom designs are available



  • Maximum Operating Pressure - Shell Side 300 PSI*
  • Maximum Operating Pressure - Tube Side 150 PSI
  • Maximum Operating Temperature 300°F



  • Tubes - Copper
  • Tubesheet - Carbon steel
  • Shell - Carbon steel
  • Baffles - Carbon steel
  • End Bonnets - Cast iron
  • Mounting Brackets - Carbon steel
  • Gaskets - Nitrile rubber/cellulose fiber
  • Nameplate - Aluminum foil