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[C-17] Methods to Avoid and Detect Internal Gas Cylinder Corrosion


Title Methods to Avoid and Detect Internal Gas Cylinder Corrosion
Edition 2
Published December, 2014
Status Available to the public
Size 8 pages
Publisher CGA
Special Attributes Harmonized
Notes Harmonized with EIGA Doc 62
Committee Cylinder Specifications


This publication provides guidance to help prevent and detect internal corrosion of compressed gas cylinders. It applies to gas cylinders and bundles of cylinders, including cylinder installations at customer sites.

The main emphasis of this publication focuses on steel cylinders containing oxygen/oxygen mixtures and carbon dioxide/carbon dioxide mixtures in the presence of moisture. Certain aspects of this publication can also apply to other gases such as hydrogen chloride.


Category Cylinders     Standards & Guidelines
Keywords cylinder inspection  |  cylinders
Related C-22  |  G-6.3  |  G-6.8  |  P-57

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