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Old 03-09-2013, 08:39 AM   #11
Sep 2012
Idaho Falls, Idaho
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Originally Posted by MagicMike View Post
that 20 ounce paintball tank, mind telling me how many fill you get out of it by filling 2L bottles? I remember reading somewhere where it was mentioned it came out to about $0.05/L but not sure if it was using a 5lb or 20lb tank. So I am curious to know about the success of thie 20 ounce tank.

The cheapest 5lb tank I found was $155 filled brand new with 10 year warranty, and they charge $30 to refill. I live in Canada so this is in CDN currency.
Ok, I can't tell you the exchange with CDN Currency, but I have the paintball canisters and I've actually filled about 15 2L with it before I got a keg. That same one is hooked up to the keg now and carbed it rather well, and is still going like a champ. I didn't refill it between the bottles and keg.

For my area, refills at the local sports shop runs around $4 US.

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Old 03-12-2013, 04:09 PM   #12
Jan 2012
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I used to carb 500ml and 1liter bottles and it lasted awhile. I thought I read that a 20 ounce tank will carb and push 1.5 corny kegs of beer around 12psi. Or 1 keg of water around 25psi and push. So the above statement that it did 15, 2 liter bottles would holds true.
20 ounce tank should do around,
1, keg around 25psi,
15, 2 liter bottles,
30, 1 liter bottles,
60, 500ml bottles,
120, cups.

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Old 03-15-2013, 05:38 PM   #13
Mar 2013
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a 24oz paintball tank for me, lasted about 1.5 months at about five 20oz sodas per day.

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