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Old 01-19-2007, 08:24 PM   #1
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Title says it all...does anyone know of a place in NJ that will refill a co2 tank (not exchange)?

I'm building a kegerator out of a 15cf chest freezer, and most of my parts arrive on Saturday. I did make one mistake (now that I look back) and ordered a brand new 10lb tank and I know once the fiancee sees it, she won't want a dirty old one in her house instead. After checking around though, it seems most places do exchange-only for tanks..at least the places I called.

I live in Morristown, but since I won't need to fill a 10lb tank very often it doesn't really matter if it's a little bit of a drive.


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Old 01-19-2007, 08:36 PM   #2
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check the yellow pages for welding supplies. Surely someplace will fill it.


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Old 01-19-2007, 08:44 PM   #3
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check the yellow pages for welding supplies. Surely someplace will fill it.

Called about 8 different shops in the area. Exchange only Looks like I may just have to go that route.
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Old 01-19-2007, 08:46 PM   #4
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Or have a look at this database. Looks like a couple of places in Jersey that do fills. Not sure how close they are to you, though.
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Old 01-19-2007, 08:57 PM   #5
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Down here in DE I take my to the fire extinguisher place. They fill mine up while I wait. I think they charge $18 for a #20 tank.
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Old 01-19-2007, 09:12 PM   #6
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You are my hero trinitone Somerville is only about 20 miles from me.
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Old 01-20-2007, 12:29 AM   #7
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Try the paintball people. They usually have some cheap c02 filler outfits they deal with. I found a local beer distributor that fills paintball tanks and any co2 tanks, ($6.00 to fill my 5lb tank).
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Old 02-07-2007, 06:33 PM   #8
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I was just going to say, call a paintball place. I belive paintball depot in the Kenvil plaza on Rt. 46 does refill our tanks. Give them a call, its prob. about a 15min. drive for you.

I live in Hopatcong and own a store in Ledgewood
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I am thread ressurector!

The database link above is broken, and I'm looking for someone to refill tanks in north NJ without exchanging. I'm in Lake Hopatcong.

I called a bunch of places and it was exchange only, except for the one paintball place I called who wanted $38 to fill a 20# tank.

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Road trip! Come down to New Brunswick for a pint at Harvest moon and stop at Reliable Carbonic $20 while you wait on a 20 pound tank.


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