When the Filter, Regulator, and Lubricator are combined as a unit they are often called a 'Trio'. This represents the proper order for most industrial air supplies, particularly if oil mist lubrication is desired.
Air is first, filtered and particles and liquid water are removed, then the pressure is 'regulated and finally, oil mist is added to the air stream.
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