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  • Let’s work together to give firefighters and emergency responders all the tools they need to stay safe and save lives.

    Giving you more confidence

    We’re all working together to pioneer new firefighting and rescue equipment designed and engineered to keep people safer and save more lives.

    Read our stories to learn how we’re helping to revolutionise the SCBA industry, and how we can help firefighters and first responders do their jobs safely and more effectively.

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  • Let’s work together to give firefighters and emergency responders all the tools they need to stay safe and save lives.

    Giving you more industry change

    We develop and manufacture products that are designed to change the whole SCBA industry. Our lightweight cylinders are used for a wide range of applications, keeping people safer no matter what they have to face.

    From firefighting equipment to escape kits, from respiratory protection to first responder cylinders, read about all of the applications we supply.

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  • Let’s work together to give firefighters and emergency responders all the tools they need to stay safe and save lives.

    Giving you more innovation

    We’re constantly innovating to produce the most advanced technological solutions designed to help the fire and rescue industry save more lives.

    Our cylinders are lightweight, durable, efficient and versatile, enabling greater innovation across the whole industry.

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‘Luxfer cylinders have been around for a long time and firefighters trust that they’re going to work every time.’

- Chief David Rhodes, Georgia Smoke Diver 339

Applications

We supply SCBA cylinders for a range of applications: firefighters, first responders, industrial, escape sets, military, and more. Make us your first choice for breathing equipment.

Firefighting

Luxfer offers a broad range of cylinders for firefighting and hazmat needs. Whether you need lighter-weight, smaller, more durable or higher-pressure cylinders.

Escape

Designed and manufactured for emergency applications, our cylinders provide protection and reliability in cramped, hazardous environments.

Industrial

Lightweight, reliable Luxfer SCBA cylinders provide respiratory protection in industrial environments when hazardous situations occur.

First responders

Favored by firefighters due to their lightness of weight and durability, Luxfer cylinders are also widely used by paramedics and other first-responders.

Did you know?

Over 20 million Luxfer SCBA cylinders are in use today all across the world, and nearly every firefighter in the USA trusts Luxfer to have their back.

Products

We make over 30 product variants across our global markets: Type 1 and Type 3; ECLIPSE and LCX; US: SL, HP, XD and EL; EU: 30 year, 20 year and 15 year. The versatility and quality of our cylinders mean they can be used for numerous applications.

Luxfer ECLIPSE™ Pro3

The Luxfer ECLIPSE Pro3 is the core product of this evolution in cylinder technology, and is suitable for all SCBA professionals.

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LCX® composite SCBA cylinders

In 1997, Luxfer introduced its LCX® line of ultra-lightweight composite cylinders fully wrapped with aerospace-grade carbon fiber.

Firefighting SCBA and life-support Escape Industrial
LCX®-SL composite SCBA cylinders

Luxfer’s LCX®-SL (Super Light) cylinders are the lightest-weight carbon composite SCBA cylinders available in North America. Available in 30-, 45-, and 60-minute sizes, Luxfer’s SL cylinders are more than 10% lighter than standard Luxfer LCX® cylinders and cylinders available from other manufacturers.

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LCX®-HP

Luxfer LCX®-HP (High Pressure) cylinders are the world's first SCBA cylinders with 5,500-psi operating pressures.

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LCX®-XD

Luxfer LCX®-XD (Xtreme Duty) cylinders are uniquely designed for the most demanding firefighting and first-response situations requiring exceptionally rugged cylinders.

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LCX®-EL composite SCBA cylinders

Luxfer’s LCX®-EL cylinders are based on international design standards and have the potential for service lives of up to 30 years*.

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LCX® medical SCBA cylinders

Each ultra-lightweight LCX medical oxygen cylinder has an inner liner made from Luxfer’s proprietary L6X alloy that is strengthened with an aerospace-grade carbon-fiber wrapping that completely surrounds the liner.

SCBA and life-support First responders
L6X® aluminum SCBA cylinder

Luxfer's all-aluminum SCBA and life-support cylinders have been the industry workhorse in North America since the early 1970s.

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L7X® Aluminum

Our L7X all-metal oxygen cylinders are manufactured from Luxfer's higher-strength L7X aluminum alloy.

SCBA and life-support First responders

Did you know?

12,000 miles (19,000 km) of carbon fiber filament are used to make each cylinder – that’s enough to reach halfway around the world.

Support and downloads

(Luxfer ECLIPSE Manual)

(Luxfer Graham ISO 9001:2008 Certificate)

( Underwater use of Luxfer full-wrap Type 3 carbon composite cylinders )

(Differences among the terms oxygen service - oxygen mixture - nitrox - enriched-air nitrox EAN - oxygen-enriched air)

(Should I be doing anything different for my aluminum alloy 6061 composite cylinders than I have done in the past?)

(Are special coatings needed to protect aluminum cylinder interiors from tap water?)

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