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Old 10-21-2009, 10:56 PM   #21
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When I was stationed down there I use to get my tank filled at fire-x. It is off N Military hwy. When I was there a year and a half ago they would fill up the tank on the spot. I think it was like $15 for a five pounder. It's in Norfolk but right on the vb line. I use to stop and get my tank filled on my way Home from nob to vb.

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Old 10-22-2009, 12:03 AM   #22
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When I was stationed down there I use to get my tank filled at fire-x. It is off N Military hwy. When I was there a year and a half ago they would fill up the tank on the spot. I think it was like $15 for a five pounder. It's in Norfolk but right on the vb line. I use to stop and get my tank filled on my way Home from nob to vb.

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I think thats the place off of Diamond Springs. I may check them out next time.
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Old 10-22-2009, 12:42 AM   #23
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I guess it's kind of diamond springs, but kind of not really. It's off military near robin hood. The first exit after you get off 64 and onto 264 east.

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Old 02-15-2010, 05:31 PM   #24
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I normally use Fire Services on Diamond Springs...5lbs are <$13. my 20lb was $37 including a hydro test, probably $18.

He fills and returns your bottle there.
I have went there before and got filled pretty cheap (+/- $17 for 10lbs) but recently he had something wrong with his filling station so he could not fill.

I just went up there today because he finally got his equipment fixed. I paid a total of $33 even to get both my 10lb and 20lb tank filled!!! I am set FOR A WHILE NOW, hahaha. He charged $15 for my 10lber and then only $18 for filling my 20lber, is this normal??? Anyway, great place to score CO2, I highly recommend for any Norfolk/Va Beach person in need.

By the way the place is located here:

Fire Services Inc
5652 Bayside Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23455-3444
(757) 464-9488
Link: http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=fire+services,+virginia+beach,+va&sll=37.215253,-76.349618&sspn=1.021448,1.766052&ie=UTF8&hq=fire+services,&hnear=Virginia+Beach,+VA&ll=37.4138,-76.272583&spn=1.928429,3.532104&z=8&iwloc=A&cid=8288380840424152232
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Old 11-02-2010, 12:46 PM   #25
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Here is where you can get your bottle filled.
FIRE SERVICES
5652 BAYSIDE RD.
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA 23455
757.464.9488

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Old 06-02-2011, 12:03 PM   #26
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Airgas National Welders wants $31 to refill a 5# bottle now...

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Wow. I just paid $5 to get my 5#'s filled today at a fire dept supply store

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Airgas National Welders wants $31 to refill a 5# bottle now...
Airgas flat sucks, they bought up most of the small independent welding supply shops in my area. The fill bottle price increase soon followed.
Try filling 250/280 cu/ft Argon or C25 bottles, ouch shop around and save $50each or more.
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Old 06-04-2011, 01:41 PM   #29
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Here is where you can get your bottle filled.
FIRE SERVICES
5652 BAYSIDE RD.
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA 23455
757.464.9488
+1 The guy that runs this place is cheap, no exchanges, fill while you wait. Cash only if I remember though.
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Old 06-04-2011, 02:34 PM   #30
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i use roberts oxygen in portsmouth its off the greenwood dr exit on 264. they will do exchanges or u can drop off your tank for about 2 days to have it filled.

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