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LeftyMcGee 07-06-2009 10:31 PM

co2 tank in hot garage
 
I am getting ready to start kegging and I just had a 20lb co2 tank refilled. I put it in my garage. I live in Arizona and it is 107 today. Should I move it in the house?

I am thinking it should be fine as long as it isn't sitting in the sun, but the hot car sticky has me worried.

blackwaterbrewer 07-06-2009 10:34 PM

keep it in the kegerator if you have room. if not, fill a 5 gallon bucket of water and put the tank in that.

KillerKellers 07-06-2009 10:34 PM

I wouldn't leave it in your car... but it should be OK today. I have a couple of old tanks that have been in my Arizona garage for years.

Yuri_Rage 07-06-2009 10:34 PM

It should be ok at 107 F or less. If you're worried, put it in a closet or the laundry room inside the house.

LeftyMcGee 07-06-2009 10:43 PM

Thanks for the replies! :mug:

I just found this thread:

http://www.homebrewtalk.com/f11/co2-tank-garage-59708/

Looks like I shouldn't worry.


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