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jasonk

Refilling 1 pound cylinders

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I am considering buying an attachment for my 20# tank to fill 1# tanks so I don't have to throw so many away and to save some $. Has anyone used one? Thanks

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They have some sort of valve that shuts the gas off if the tank is tipped over. In order to fill 1# canisters from a 20# tank, the 20# tank needs to be tipped upside-down.

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Cenex near my buddies cabin won't fill em anymore beacause of this fact.

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Might as well forget that idea. In April, all 20-pounders need the new style valve, which would prevent you from refilling the one-pounders.

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Could you explain the "new style" tanks?

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could you explain the "new style" valves?

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Why is filling our own cylinders so terrible? All we are doing is saving some money and creating less trash. If it is too dangerous then they should make it safer.

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