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Scuba Tanks

Scuba Tank is one of the most important pieces of equipment you will take on a dive. This relatively small high-pressure cylinder stores your compressed breathing gas (regular air, nitrox or trimix) and should, therefore, be sturdy and practical. What’s more, to choose a good Diving Tank, you should pay attention to the following factors: relevant dimensions of the container, appropriate diving air supply, ease of use underwater, weight of the container on the ground, long life, and safety when using. The price of the Diving Cylinder is important too. To make the right choice of the Scuba Tank you need to focus on all the points above before making the final decision.

 

  • Catalina Cylinders With Pro Valve SSV-C-48P Pony Bottle Tanks - DIPNDIVE
    Catalina Cylinders With Pro Valve SSV-C-48P Pony Bottle Tanks - DIPNDIVE
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    Catalina Cylinders With Pro Valve SSV-C-48P Pony Bottle Tanks

    Catalina

    Catalina Cylinders With Pro Valve Pony Bottle TanksA pony bottle is the only truly redundant alternate air source you can rely on. In its essence, ...

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  • Spare Air 3000 psi Tank - DIPNDIVE
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    Spare Air 3000 psi Tank

    Spare Air

    Spare Air 3.0 cu.ft of air 3000 psi TankSpare Air Model 300The preferred choice of Recreational Divers3.0 cubic feet of air.Tank finish in durable ...

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  • Spare Air Submersible Emergency Air Supply Package - Black 3.0 Kit Nitrox - DIPNDIVE
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    Spare Air Submersible Emergency Air Supply Package - Black 3.0 Kit Nitrox

    Spare Air

    It is the perfect addition to your Nitrox system, with quick and easy refills from your own SCUBA tank.If so, this is the SPARE AIR for you. It is...

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  • Spare Air Model 600 Tank - DIPNDIVE
    Spare Air Model 600 Tank - DIPNDIVE
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    Spare Air Model 600 Tank

    Spare Air

    Spare Air, 6.0 cu. ft. Package 3000 psi TankSpare Air Model 600Our largest capacity modelPackage includes Spare Air, Holster, Safety Leash and Refi...

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  • XS Scuba Aluminum Tank - DIPNDIVE
    XS Scuba Aluminum Tank - DIPNDIVE
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    XS Scuba Aluminum Tank

    XS Scuba

    XS Scuba Aluminum TankXS Scuba Aluminum TankLuxfer Gas CylinderService Presure 3000 psi / 207 bar

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  • XS Scuba Luxfer Gas Aluminum Cylinder - DIPNDIVE
    XS Scuba Luxfer Gas Aluminum Cylinder - DIPNDIVE
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    XS Scuba Luxfer Gas Aluminum Cylinder

    XS Scuba

    Luxfer Gas Aluminum CylinderVolume: 80 cu ft Valve Included: Thermo K ValveService Pressure: 3000 psi / 207 bar True Capacity: 77.4 cu ft / 11.1...

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  • Trident 1.7 cu. ft. Spare Air Kit-Yellow - DIPNDIVE
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    Trident 1.7 cu. ft. Spare Air Kit-Yellow

    Spare Air

    1.7 cu. ft. Spare Air Kit1.7 cu. ft. Spare Air KitIncludes Holster for 1.70 cu. ft units, Safety leash & Scuba tank refill adapter yoke style

    Original price $364.00 - Original price $364.00
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  • Trident 3.0 cu. ft. Spare Air Kit - DIPNDIVE
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    Trident 3.0 cu. ft. Spare Air Kit

    Spare Air

    3.0 cu. ft. Spare Air Kit3.0 cu. ft. Spare Air Kit

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  • Catalina Cylinders 80 cf Alum Scuba Tank With Universal SSV-C-48P Valve (3000 PSI) - DIPNDIVE
    Catalina Cylinders 80 cf Alum Scuba Tank With Universal SSV-C-48P Valve (3000 PSI) - DIPNDIVE
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    Catalina Cylinders 80 cf Alum Scuba Tank With Universal SSV-C-48P Valve (3000 PSI)

    Catalina

    Cylinders 80 cf Alum Scuba Tank With Valve HSV-48 (3000 PSI)The Catalina 80 Cubic Foot Aluminum Tank with Pro Valve is commonly used for Cave Divin...

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  • Sea Pearls 80 Aluminum Scuba Diving 3000 Delux K Valve VA100-30A - DIPNDIVE
    Sea Pearls 80 Aluminum Scuba Diving 3000 Delux K Valve VA100-30A - DIPNDIVE
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    Sea Pearls 80 Aluminum Scuba Diving 3000 Delux K Valve VA100-30A

    Sea Pearls

    Sea Pearls 80 Aluminum Scuba Diving 3000 Delux K Valve VA100-30ASea Pearls 80 Aluminum Scuba Diving 3000 PSI TankCome with VA100-30A valve designed...

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  • Sea Pearls 100 Aluminum 3300 PSI Scuba Diving Tanks - DIPNDIVE
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    Sea Pearls 100 Aluminum 3300 PSI Scuba Diving Tanks

    Sea Pearls

    100 Aluminum 3300 PSI Scuba Diving Tanks100 Aluminum 3300 PSI Scuba Diving Tanks

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  • Sea Pearls 80 Aluminum Scuba Diving 3000 Thermo Pro Vavle VA200-30N Nitrox Ready - DIPNDIVE
    Sea Pearls 80 Aluminum Scuba Diving 3000 Thermo Pro Vavle VA200-30N Nitrox Ready - DIPNDIVE
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    Sea Pearls 80 Aluminum Scuba Diving 3000 Thermo Pro Vavle VA200-30N Nitrox Ready

    Sea Pearls

    Sea Pearls 80 Aluminum Scuba Diving 3000 Thermo Pro Vavle VA200-30N Nitrox ReadySea Pearls 80 Aluminum Scuba Diving 3000 Thermo Pro Vavle VA200-30N...

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Divers can choose between scuba tanks manufactured from aluminum or steel. Aluminum tanks are lighter than those, made of steel and, thus easier to transport and swim with. They are also considered to be more cost-efficient. One thing you need to bear in mind when it comes to aluminum tanks is that because of their lightweight, some aluminum tanks will begin to float at the end of a dive, as you use up your oxygen supply. In order to cope with this and counter-weight the tank, divers usually carry a few additional pounds of weight.

Steel tanks are stronger and more ductile than aluminum ones. If properly cared-for steel scuba cylinders can last for decades. An important benefit of using steel tanks is better buoyancy characteristics. The downside of using steel tanks is that rust can be a factor over time and maintenance is always going to be extremely important.

As for the dive tank pressures they can vary a great deal. There are three pressure ranges - "low" (2400 to 2640 psi), "standard" (3000 psi), and "high" (3300 to 3500 psi). The most common service pressures seen in modern scuba tanks are 2640 psi, 3000 psi, 3300 psi, 3442 psi, and 3500 psi.

Tank coatings fall into three general classifications of painted, galvanized, and uncoated. The aluminum tank finishes of choice are unpainted, brushed, shot blast, and natural. Uncoated steel tanks quickly rust in the presence of water, so all steel tanks are coated with zinc.