How far apart must welding cylinders be stored?

Answer On One Hand: In Canada There Are Strict GuidelinesIn Canada, you must store your welding tanks in an upright position, have a safety cap in place, have no smoking signs placed in the room and hold ... Read More »

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How do I refill welding gas cylinders?

RefillingRefrain from trying to refill welding gas cylinders at your home or shop. This is not a DIY project. Safely adding new gas, or pressurized liquid to the cylinders requires special equipmen... Read More »

Can you lay welding cylinders on their sides when full?

Welding cylinders that are filled with gas should always be stored in an upright position. Place cylinders in a cart and secure them with a chain or strap to prevent falling or tilting. Valves shou... Read More »

Can oxygen gas cylinders be stored outside?

Oxygen gas cylinders can be stored outside when correct measures are followed. When storing outside, cylinders should be housed in well ventilated and secure areas with a gate or door that can be l... Read More »

Can propane&acetylene cylinders be stored together?

You can store propane and acetylene cylinders in the same vicinity and still follow the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines for safe chemical storage. Propane and acetylen... Read More »