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  • Superior Gas Stability is our speciality

    Superior Gas Stability is our speciality

    Luxfer’s SGS™ internal surface results from a proprietary manufacturing process that generates a superior surface finish specifically intended for demanding specialty gas service.

Luxfer SGS™ aluminum cylinders are designed to handle a huge range of rare, speciality and ultra-high-purity gases. They are the ideal storage and delivery for the highly accurate test gases required for the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) CEMS (Continuous Emission Monitoring Systems).

Specialty gas: SGS™ – aluminum type 1 cylinders


Part numberService pressureLengthDiameterWeightWater volumeCapacity N₂Capacity O₂
N006 - SGS1532998111150.7164.5
N033 - SGS1533971756.55.9875.1954.4
N150 - SGS13912162032229.54007.64338.3
N265 - SGS153130525038.746.46881.87506.8


Specifications subject to change.


Part numberService pressureLengthDiameterWeightWater volumeCapacity N₂Capacity O₂
N006 - SGS221611.83.22.2625.35.8
N033 - SGS221615.66.914.436030.933.7
N150 - SGS201547.9848.51800141.5153.2
N265 - SGS221651.49.885.32831243265.1


Specifications subject to change.

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Luxfer cylinders are designed to handle a huge range of rare, volatile, speciality and high-purity gases, including gases used in the manufacture of semiconductors and other electronic products, in which maintaining gas purity and stability is essential. Cylinders are also available for the containment of calibration gases, as well as a wide variety of other industrial applications.

Specialty gases

Storage and containment for industrial gases for a wide range of industries and applications.

Ultra-high purity gases

Solutions for the storage and transport of highly-volatile low ppm or ppb ultra-high-purity gases.

Calibration gases

Containment and storage of comparative and reference gases for the calibration of scientific analytical equipment such as gas analysers or gas detectors.

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