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Old 09-04-2007, 08:15 PM   #1
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I found a place in Orlando that seems to have cheap CO2 and tanks, Florida Carbonic http://www.flcarbonic.com/ . $79.99 for an aluminum #5 CO2 full. I can't remember exactly how much to refill $10-12.00. When I go back for a refill I will probably get another.


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Old 09-06-2007, 01:16 AM   #2
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I found a place in Orlando that seems to have cheap CO2 and tanks, Florida Carbonic http://www.flcarbonic.com/ . $79.99 for an aluminum #5 CO2 full. I can't remember exactly how much to refill $10-12.00. When I go back for a refill I will probably get another.
Should have bought a ten pounder...they fill it for 2 more bucks then the five


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Old 09-06-2007, 11:03 AM   #3
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I might get a 10# tank for my second one... How tall are they? I want to make sure it will fit.
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Old 12-08-2009, 01:45 PM   #4
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I get my CO2 at aardvark beverages.
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Old 12-08-2009, 01:56 PM   #5
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I get mine at Florida Carbonic too. I use a 20# tank and have a 5# tank for backup. They have the different sized tanks lined up at the end of the counter inside. I keep my tank outside the keezer so it's not an issue. They only charge a tiny bit more for a 20# refill than they do a 5# refill (IIRC 20# refill is like $14-ish).

The hardest part for me is getting there M-F before 5:00 PM.
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Old 12-11-2009, 08:12 PM   #6
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Me too! That is why I now use the 5# for a back up as well.
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Thanks splobucket. Going to aardvark today since there open on Sundays.
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Old 01-23-2011, 06:28 PM   #8
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I used to get mine at a local welding supply. UNTIL I weighed the 5 and found it only had 3 lbs in it. I told them about it and when I got my 20 refilled, we weighed it on their scale and it only had 17 lbs in it. Next refill is supposed to be half price, so I will wait until my 20 is empty. In the mean time I am going to a place that will do a fill as I wait. Maybe I can watch them do it and be sure I am getting my money's worth.
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Old 12-13-2011, 03:52 PM   #9
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My twin brother works at a place called Airgas Retail Solution they are a twin company for Airgas but have WAY lower pricing. 20lb refill is $16-20$ i believe and 50lbs is $28-$30(depending on region). His email address is melvin.velez@airgas.com mention that you heard it from marvin and he wil hook you guys up His number is 727-576-0033 ext-11377 and they have branches accross the country. Cheers!

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This needs a bump since Carbonic was bought by Airgas and charges $24 for a 20lb. Anyone see other options in Orlando?


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