cascading scubas? - PbNation
Find fields & stores near you!
Find fields and stores
Zipcode
PbNation News
PbNation News
Community Focus
Community Focus

 
Archived Thread - Cannot Edit  
Old 05-21-2006, 03:52 PM #1
DVI
 
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
cascading scubas?

is it possible to cascade regular 80cf (I think that's the right size) scuba tanks? I have looked into the storage tanks and they are just too much without having a nearby compressor available.

Any help or links are greatly appreciated.

and yes I tried posting in another thread, but it didn't get responded to, so I just started another thread
__________________
~Christ Krew~
If you are a christian paintballer put this in your sig.
My Feedback=8+ 0-
Team Fallout Forum
DVI is offline  
Old Sponsored Links Remove Advertisement
Advertisement
Old 05-26-2006, 10:34 AM #2
Wicked F00
God of Sales
 
Wicked F00's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Minnesota
 has been a member for 10 years
possible- yes

PRACTICAL- not really

Each tank would need a "scuba fill station" or some similar device for clamping onto the tank itself. Rather than having the fill QD on the fill station you would have to put a T on there to run the air lines in two directions, one To the tank being filled and one to the next pressure step up in the line. Scuba tanks don't hold alot of air once you start using them for a purpose such as field fills though and for the most part won't do better than around 3000 psi.
__________________
My Feedback- http://www.pbnation.com/showthread.p...hreadid=801646

The great thing about being a human, the ability to reason. But reasoning don't work when no one cares, 2 parts apathy, 1 part despair
Wicked F00 is offline  
Old 05-26-2006, 02:00 PM #3
ThePBMinistry (Banned)
 
ThePBMinistry's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Oregon
Yes I cascade My scubas, I have 4 of them and had the linkage made at a local hydraulic shop. I used 4 scuba fill stations from Category 5, kept it all quick disconnect.
ThePBMinistry is offline  
 




Posting Rules
Forum Jump