Is Oxygen in cylinders gas or liquid ?
Oxygen is a gas.
What is Oxygen used for ?
With Acetylene, Welding, Cutting, Localised heating.
Is Oxygen OK for medical applications ?
No. Medical Oxygen is a totally different cylinder and filling procedure.
Can you lay Oxygen cylinders down ?
Yes, but it is recommended to use, transport and store in a vertical position.
Is Oxygen highly flammable ?
No, but it supports combustion and should always be stored away from flammable products. *Always keep oxygen away from oil and grease.
What is a flashback arrestor ?
A flashback arrestor is a safety device that will extinguish any flame or spark inside the equipment.
Should you use flashback arrestors with Oxygen ?
Yes, for safety purposes it is highly recommended.
Do our cylinders have top or side entry valves ?
Side entry pressure retention – to improve quality/purity and safety of our gas to customers.
What is a pressure retention valve ?
A pressure retention valve maintains positive pressure in the cylinder thus preventing contaminants from entering the cylinder and ensuring the purity of the gas.