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    Luxfer L6X® cylinders

    Our cylinders have a proven record for dependability and safety, and we’re trusted across the world to deliver quality every time.

Compared to conventional alloys, L6X has been optimized to improve durability, fracture toughness and resistance to cracking and tearing, even under high pressures over long periods. More than 50 million Luxfer cylinders manufactured from L6X alloy have an exemplary record for safety, long service life and reliable performance.

Performance racing: L6X® – aluminum type 1 cylinders

(Metric)

Part NumberService PressureLengthDiameter WeightWater volume N2 capacity 68% fillWater WeightSpecificationThread Size
barmmmmkglkgkg
A1.2124241810.70.80.60.8DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM0.750-16UNF-2B
A1.5124292810.81.10.71.0DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM0.750-16UNF-2B
A1.75124318810.91.20.81.2DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM0.750-16UNF-2B
A2181242291121.41.30.91.4DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM0.750-16UNF-2B
A25H1242641121.61.71.11.7DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM0.750-16UNF-2B
A0051243611352.83.42.33.4DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM1.125-12UNF-2B
A0101244221755.96.74.56.7DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM1.125-12UNF-2B
A0151245891757.810.06.810.0DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM1.125-12UNF-2B
A02012459220310.413.49.113.3DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM1.125-12UNF-2B
A03512496520316.923.415.923.4DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM1.125-12UNF-2B
A050124117621823.033.422.733.4DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM1.125-12UNF-2B

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Specifications subject to change.

(Imperial)

Part numberService pressureLengthDiameterWeightWater volumeN₂ capacity 68% fillWater weightSpecificationThread size
psiininlbin³lblb
A1.218009.53.21.6511.31.8DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM0.750-16UNF-2B
A1.5180011.53.21.8651.62.3DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM0.750-16UNF-2B
A1.75180012.53.22.0721.82.6DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM0.750-16UNF-2B
A21818009.04.43.1822.03.0DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM0.750-16UNF-2B
A25H180010.44.43.61022.53.7DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM0.750-16UNF-2B
A005180014.25.36.22055.07.4DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM1.125-12UNF-2B
A010180016.66.912.940810.014.7DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM1.125-12UNF-2B
A015180023.26.917.161215.022.1DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM1.125-12UNF-2B
A020180023.38.023.081620.029.4DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM1.125-12UNF-2B
A035180038.08.037.2142935.051.5DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM1.125-12UNF-2B
A050180046.38.650.6204050.073.6DOT-3AL / TC-3ALM1.125-12UNF-2B

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Specifications subject to change.


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