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Old 10-05-2012, 08:41 PM   #1
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Trading two 5# co2 tanks for one 20# tank?...all new certified tanks

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Old 10-05-2012, 08:42 PM   #2
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You would if the price is right...
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Old 10-05-2012, 08:44 PM   #3
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Yeah, getting 4x the Co2 capacity seems like a good deal to me.

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You can buy one 20lb aluminum tank for cheaper than two 5lb aluminum tanks:

http://www.bvrgelements.com/category/Tank/

HOWEVER, if you need a 20lb tank for your application, I would consider this a very fair trade!

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Old 10-05-2012, 09:03 PM   #5
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Haha what does that mean?
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