Case Studies

Brought in for visual by
mistake, used for smuggling. held
50 psi when assembled

Disaster waiting to Happen

Max 2216 psi

Walter Kidde 80cuft Sustained load
cracking. Cyl had 3000 psi in it 30
minutes before brought in for

Same cyl, crack goes almost to top
of threads

Over .90 material missing over a 1
inch area all around the
circumference of the Cylinder

3600 psi bank bottle rotted all
around Cyl. This was in use
when damage was found.

Emergency bail out cylinder 300ft MOD
that has seen better days

Cylinder corrosion damage caused by
fresh water over long period of time

.120 deep pitting in crown of cylinder

2005 Aluminum cylinder with major
crack plus 4 additional cracks

Steel cylinder loaded with Silicone
paste all over inside.

Same cylinder showing silicone paste
globs on bottom

Aluminum 40 with disintegrated Viton
o-ring and heavy corrosion

Alum 40 O-Ring gland showing extremely
heavy oxidation/corrosion

Steel Cylinder all rusted inside

Same cylinder after our cleaning process

Steel PST Genesis 100. Hundreds of pits all over the cylinder found after cleaning out rust

Steel Cylinder all rusted inside

What do you mean my cylinder is Rusty!