Shop Floor Talk  

Go Back   Shop Floor Talk > Welding and Metalworking Forums > Welding

SFT Search:   
 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #18  
Old 03-13-2019, 09:04 PM
toprecycler's Avatar
toprecycler toprecycler is offline
Elite Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Petoskey, Michigan
Posts: 3,708
Default Oxy/Fuel bottles - Buying, renting, exchanging, etc.

Quote:
Originally Posted by MetalWolf View Post
Zach, That will only matter if the cylinders are of commercial size. others "cylinders" by size don't really matter, what they swap you out with...



let's say you bought a bottle/cylinders set from northern tools standard 150s you get them filled at Airgas... cool no problem.



So you take them back to fill again and they just simply swap them out... Now, you have Airgas bottles. Now you need another fill, and you decide their price is too high "to fill" and you go over to AOC... they will just simply swap them out again with one of theirs... No worries.



And when a place like Airgas and AOC start to have a few too many of the "others" cylinders they just swap them back out with each other their selves.



It only really matters, when the cylinders that are strict, leased cylinders...



Hope this help...


Randell, it really sounds like they work very differently in your neck of the woods. It does not work that nice up here, unless you know the guys pretty well at the place.

Maybe it’s because my town isn’t necessarily a small town, and definitely not a big city ( population about 10-15,000, depending on the vacationers in town that season),


Sent from my iPhone using ShopFloorTalk
__________________
Brian

You don't know what you don't know.

"It's what you learn after you know it all that counts." John Wooden
Reply With Quote
 

Tags
acetylene, cylinders, oxygen, refill

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Web Search:

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:41 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.