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L6X® aluminum beverage cylinders

Luxfer is the world's largest manufacturer of aluminum high pressure cylinders including a broad range of high-quality, high-performance CO2 and beverage cylinders.


All Luxfer CO2 cylinders are made from Luxfer's exclusive L6X® alloy, a proprietary version of 6061-T6 specially optimized by Luxfer metallurgists to improve its durability, fracture toughness and resistance to tearing and cracking. More than 40 million L6X cylinders in service around the world have an exemplary record for safety and dependability.

For over 50 years Luxfer has been supplying aluminum CO2 cylinders used by the world's leading beverage companies, restaurants, theme parks and other hospitality-related or service-oriented businesses.



Categories: CO2 & Beverage

With a quality, lightweight design; a corrosion-resistant, L6X aluminum alloy liner and unsurpassed service and support, Luxfer is the superior choice for all your CO2 and beverage cylinder needs.

Benefits:

  • Corrosion-resistant - aluminum interior is less susceptible to rust and helps maintain quality of cylinder contents. To see our Aluminum vs. Steel comparison click here.
  • Lightweight -up to 40 percent lighter than comparable steel cylinders.
  • Easy-to-Maintain - brushed aluminum external surface provides low maintenance finish
  • Cost Effective - lighter weight and less corrosion results in reduced transportation and cylinder replacement expenses
  • Highly Durable - manufactured from Luxfer's proprietary L6X aluminum alloy

Additional information:

  • All cylinders meet or exceed all regulatory standards worldwide
  • Available with specially designed valve-protecting carrying handle that doubles as heat indicator
  • Manufactured in the U.S.A., and designed and approved to U.S. DOT and Transportation Canada standards
  • Cylinders are cycle tested in excess of 100,000 cycles at service pressure, and burst tested to no less than 2.5 times service pressure without failure.
  • "Label Guard" customization option enables tracking of cylinders and reduces potential theft.
  • Luxfer's exclusive "Safety First" training program provides manuals, inspection guides, safety bulletins, reference materials, shop posters, videos and other training materials free of charge to promote safe use, storage and inspection of aluminum beverage cylinders.


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Technical specifications (Metric)

Capacity CO₂ 68% fillService pressureDiameterLengthWeightInternal volumeWater weightThread sizePart number
kgbarmmmmkglkg
0.6124812410.70.80.80.750-16UNF-2B*C1.2
0.7124812920.81.01.00.750-16UNF-2BC1.5
0.8124813180.91.21.20.750-16UNF-2BC1.75
0.91241122291.41.31.30.750-16UNF-2BC218
1.11241122641.61.61.60.750-16UNF-2BC25H
2.31241343612.83.43.41.125-12UNF-2BC005
4.51241754225.96.76.71.125-12UNF-2BC010
6.81241755897.710.010.01.125-12UNF-2BC015
9.112420359210.413.413.41.125-12UNF-2BC020
15.912420396615.823.423.41.125-12UNF-2BC035
22.7124218118122.933.433.41.125-12UNF-2BC050

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* 0.625-18UNF-2B also.

All parts manufactured and approved under DOT-3AL/TC 3ALM.

Specifications subject to change.

Technical specifications (Imperial)

Capacity CO₂ 68% fillService pressureDiameterLengthWeightInternal volumeWater weightThread sizePart number
lbpsiininlbin³lb
1.318003.29.51.648.81.80.750-16UNF-2B*C1.2
1.618003.211.51.8612.30.750-16UNF-2BC1.5
1.818003.212.52.073.22.60.750-16UNF-2BC1.75
2.018004.49.03.179.33.00.750-16UNF-2BC218
2.518004.410.43.697.63.70.750-16UNF-2BC25H
5.018005.314.26.2207.57.41.125-12UNF-2BC005
10.018006.916.612.9408.914.71.125-12UNF-2BC010
15.018006.923.217.1610.222.11.125-12UNF-2BC015
20.018008.023.323.0817.729.41.125-12UNF-2BC020
35.018008.038.034.81427.951.51.125-12UNF-2BC035
50.018008.646.550.62038.273.61.125-12UNF-2BC050

Info

* 0.625-18UNF-2B also.

All parts manufactured and approved under DOT-3AL/TC 3ALM.

Specifications subject to change.