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post #16 of 19 (permalink) Old 05-05-2013, 02:39 AM
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Originally Posted by pkny View Post
how is the adapter converter from metric to cga 320 - you guys don't put teflon tape on the co2 tank?

unfortunately, i live in canada - my ada distributor is taking a while to get those thread adapter made ;x
You do not need teflon tape between the CGA320 nipple/nut and the CO2 cylinder.

A nylon washer is needed though.


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post #17 of 19 (permalink) Old 08-27-2013, 02:18 AM
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Anyone know who has a speed regulator in stock? Also maybe a used one would be good
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post #18 of 19 (permalink) Old 08-27-2013, 09:50 AM
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I am afraid that particular ADA product may never be carried in the US again now that ADG is no longer distributing. I understood it came with a special adapter for use on CGA tanks, that ADG was having custom made for that reg (it was designed and intended for use with metric tanks). AFA doesn't carry the speed reg, and if they did you would still need a custom adapter (which was never included from the ADA factory, it was something ADG added on thier own).
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post #19 of 19 (permalink) Old 08-27-2013, 12:45 PM
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Im sure somone make a adaptor that converts threads to standard us threads. Worst case i work in a machine shop i could also keep my eyes peeled for a used one.
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