Medical oil-free compressors

LF-MED: Oil-free piston compressors for medical applications

Oil-free piston compressors for medical applications.
To safeguard your patient’s health and protect your valuable equipment, you deserve clean, 100% oil-free compressed air.

Designed to be a part of a Medical Air Plant, Atlas Copco’s high-performance LF-MED piston compressors provide you with 100% oil-free air. Atlas Copco’s LF-MED oil-free, aluminum piston air compressors stand for exceptional reliability and extremely low operating costs and are virtually maintenance-free. The LF-MED compressors produce up to 15.5 l/s (up to 32.8 cfm) and a maximum working pressure of 10 bar (145 psi). Furthermore, with their small and compact design, they offer maximum installation flexibility. High-quality materials ensure reliable performance and an extra-long life.


Customer benefits

  • High reliability – Thanks to a unique, robust design and the optimal combination of quality materials, LF compressors offer improved performance and extended product life;
  • High safety level– Thanks to full remote monitor/control, automatic restart after voltage failure, Emergency Force Local, additional aftercooler, and outlet temperature monitor. All of these functions differentiate the LF-MED from standard industrial compressors and give you the full control and peace of mind required in medical applications;
  • Solid reliability – Through durable engineering and thorough testing, the LF-MED is guaranteed to generate 50% more air and have a 50% longer operating life compared to similar products on the market;
  • Easy maintenance – All components and service points are easily accessible.
  • Low running costs – Operational costs are limited over a long product lifetime.
  • Full compliance The Medical Air Plant uAIR series based on LF-MED compressors is precertified according to MDD 93/42/EEC, which simplifies your installation and commissioning process. It is designed and manufactured according to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and the ISO 13485:2003 quality management system and surpasses the requirements of the most demanding standards and regulations such as:
    1. Medical Device Directive MDD 93/42/EEC
    2. European Pharmacopoeia
    3. EN ISO 7396-1
    4. ISO 14971
    5. Health Technical Memorandums HTM 02-01 and HTM 2022.

Technical data

  • Units: Imperial
Capacity FAD (l/s, cfm) 17 - 33 cfm
Installed motor power 5.5 - 10 HP
Weight 88 - 134 lbs
Max working pressure 145 psi
  • Units: Metric
Capacity FAD (l/s, cfm) 8 - 15.5 l/s
Installed motor power 5 - 10 kW
Weight 40 - 61 kg
Max working pressure 10 bar