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Re: [APD] transporting CO2 tanks?
S. Hieber wrote:
If you carry it in a car, better the trunk than passenger
compartment. A rapid leak from the tank could fill the car
with condensing water vapor making vision difficult.
I make sure my windows are rolled down too.
If someone had a compressed gas tank in a parked car in the
daylight, that's very injudicious. Car's can get very hot
and although CO2 tanks do not get filled anywhere near
their tested pressure capacity, storage in parked car (even
short term) is beyond the recommend proper use.
I don't know if the pressure relief on big CO2 tanks is the
same, but I've had paintball tanks blow their 2000 PSI pressure
relief disc from sitting in a car on an average warm day.
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