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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 09-09-2013, 09:43 PM Thread Starter
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Who fills co2 tanks near Joliet.

I would usually go to the Joliet tri state to have it filled but they are now out of business. Can anyone point me in the right direction. I'm looking for a fill not an exchange. Somewhere in the Joliet area would be best.
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post #2 of 14 (permalink) Old 09-09-2013, 10:10 PM
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Search for local welding or beverage/beer supply companies. I've heard of fire extinguisher service facilities refilling them as well, but I don't know what type of business that would be... Good luck finding someone to refill it, I had none.
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post #3 of 14 (permalink) Old 09-09-2013, 11:28 PM
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any paintball shop should be able to fill for you.
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There is a welding place in Joliet, but can't recall the name right now... the other would be Brew & Grow, but they exchange tanks. Paintball shops will only refill the small 20/24oz tanks, not the bigger 5/10lb tanks

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there's a place in mokena that does it for 20 bucks. google EFR fire equipment co. takes them 2 min to fill it up. i usually go there every 7 months..

i am moving to plainfield in a couple weeks so i will need to find a place closer, if anybody knows somewhere.
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This is for a 5 lb and 10 lb tank so paintball place wont work. Ill probably hit up the place in mokena for now. Something closer would be nice so keep the suggestions coming. Thanks everyone.
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Call them before you go. Need to tell them what time you'll be there.
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post #8 of 14 (permalink) Old 09-10-2013, 04:02 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks Mike, I'll make sure I call them first.
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post #9 of 14 (permalink) Old 09-12-2013, 10:28 PM Thread Starter
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I just found out airgas on Jefferson st. in Joliet does exchanges but no refills. Still looking for a place closer that refills so if anybody knows let me know thanks.
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Cintas Fire Protection
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about $25 to refill a 5lb tank, I haven't had mine refilled there yet but I plan to when it runs out. I called for the price.

looks farther from you than Mokena but maybe somebody else will find this useful, if anyone knows a cheaper place near Aurora let me know.
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post #11 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-09-2014, 01:04 AM
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any luck finding a place near Joliet? I'm in the south side of Plainfield now so looking for a place out here that fills tanks.
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post #12 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-11-2014, 07:26 PM Thread Starter
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I just found this place and got my 5lb tank refilled for 15$.
Integrity Fire Equipment Inc
1931 Cherry Hill Rd, Joliet, IL 60433
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I go a liquor store by me, they swap.
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post #14 of 14 (permalink) Old 02-13-2014, 12:34 AM
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Thanks Luke! alot closer than Mokena and save 5 bucks
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