Are you running Nano tanks? Otherwise the cost of repeatedly refilling those paintball cylinders will cost a whole lot more than getting a real regulator. Also, paintball regulators are not known for their reliability. I have one 15# tank, with a splitter and two needle valves and I can run my CO2 24/7 on both tanks for 10 months. If they still have the one they listed on Craigslist maybe they will take a lower offer?
75 Gallon, 2X55W AH Supply CF 8800K, 1XFluval F&P 2.0 48"/59W, 2X Marineland 350 Magnum filters; 45 Gallon Tall, 96Watt AH Supply CF 6700K, 1X Marineland 350 Magnum filter; 30 Gallon Long; Fluval F&P 2.0 36"/46W, Marineland C-220 filter; 20 Gallon, 1X26W AH Supply LED kit, Marineland C-160 filter; all with Press. CO2 and (Calcined) Montmorillonite Clay
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