3 Tips - For Buying and Using Air Pumps And For Automatic Air Pumps An air pump is an apparatus which aids on displacing air into an empty cavity which is enclosed and secured at a certain section to keep the air from going out. However, when we say air pump, the word still remains vague because it has many uses from specific matter. We can have an air pump for inflating balloons, air beds and stuffs, and at the same time, this may indicate the pump used in the aquarium. However we may put it, it can also be used in gas or in liquid purposes. The pump functions with manual use or with the help of automatic pump. For traveling purposes, manual use of the pump is preferable because this does not need any dependence on the use of wires, electricity and finding outlet or socket for plugins. However, in an automatic pump, pumping is not needed, because air is deposited instantly. Just make sure to let these 3 little helpful tips unforgotten (for automatic air pump): 1. Be particular of its setting. Look out for the availability of level of inflation from high to low setting. This will ensure you to avoid overlooking circumstances that may lead to over-inflating and bursting. 2. For the inflatable valves to be used efficiently, make sure that you are equipped with the right three different nozzles which vary in sizes and shape to adjust on the availability of the complementary hole with the nozzles. At times of emergency or you are away from your home, like activities such as camping or hiking, you will have reserve to chose from several inflatable equipment. 3. Pressure gauge is also very helpful, this will do favor in turn for you to watch over if the it is already full. It has built-in indicator if the inflatable equipment is optimally filled. However, for buying and using an it, take note of the following points to ponder: 1. Refrain from buying cheap air pump, as the quality is highly verifiable and needs to be tested. It may not last for long-period of usage, and most importantly, most poorquality products do not meet international safety requirements which may be potential for fire hazards. Be discerning of the certification if its safe and tested by and accredited body to make sure that critical damage may be avoided such as electrical leakage and proper sifting of parts that are flammable. 2. Follow usage instruction properly to prevent early damage on its external and internal parts. Check the pump in regular basis to be certain if it is still functional. 3. Be cautious of the flammable material around you air pump. Make sure that it is placed 2-3 meters away from the air pump to avoid accidents.