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Old 10-09-2013, 08:04 AM   #16
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Neptunes aquatics in milpitis has regulators co2 cylanders tubing diffusers etc etc. and they change out your old canister of a filled one
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Old 10-10-2013, 03:29 AM   #17
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Hey everybody - thanks for that input. I just picked up a 20# tank from Craigslist. Will call around to see about a refill exchange. I think I should be able to get it for less than $30. Appreciate it.
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Old 10-10-2013, 07:25 AM   #18
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Neptune and any More Flavor brewing stores charge around $20 for an exchange.
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Old 10-11-2013, 04:31 AM   #19
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Neptunes aquatics in milpitis has regulators co2 cylanders tubing diffusers etc etc. and they change out your old canister of a filled one
I never knew they exchanged co2 tanks, good to know since most refill/exchange places are closed on weekends
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Old 11-17-2013, 04:31 PM   #20
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So other than going to Neptunes aquatics in Milpitas, is there a place to get CO2 tanks refilled in the tri-valley east bay area? Is the Hansen Fire equipment place in San Leandro still the cheapest?
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Old 11-17-2013, 05:25 PM   #21
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So other than going to Neptunes aquatics in Milpitas, is there a place to get CO2 tanks refilled in the tri-valley east bay area? Is the Hansen Fire equipment place in San Leandro still the cheapest?
$95 for a filled refurbished 5lb CO2 tank, $150 for a brand new 5lb.

I tried for weeks to get a refurbished one but kept striking out.
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Old 11-17-2013, 09:23 PM   #22
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Looks like amazon has a new 5lb aluminum tank for $65.70 shipped if you have Prime. If it'll cost $30 or less to refill the tank then that's the same cost but you get a brand new shiny tank vs refurb.
I'm in Dublin and there's actually an airgas store like 5 minutes from my house. Going to call them tomorrow and see if they fill co2 tanks or if its exchange only and pricing to fill a 5 lb tank.
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Old 11-19-2013, 12:31 AM   #23
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Called Airgas in Dublin today and the guy I talked to said that it would be close to $50 to exchange a 5lb tank!
Called Hansen's and they said it would be around $25 to refill it.
Going to make a trip out to San Leandro tomorrow.
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Called Airgas in Dublin today and the guy I talked to said that it would be close to $50 to exchange a 5lb tank!
Called Hansen's and they said it would be around $25 to refill it.
Going to make a trip out to San Leandro tomorrow.
Let me know what happens. I live down the street from there. They told me a 5lb refill was $15.
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Old 11-20-2013, 08:26 PM   #25
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Went to Hansen's yesterday and got my tank filled. Total cost was $23.30 for a 5lb tank. Asked the friendly lady working there how much it would cost to fill a 10lb tank and it was only like $5 more, haha.

Going to be trolling craigslist for a 10lb tank. Unfortunately 20lb tank is too big.
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