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Avoiding Equipment Damage
Fill stations are potentially dangerous places — and not just for the operator. Your equipment can suffer, too, if you are not careful.
Unless told otherwise, remove all regulators, air cells and harnesses from cylinders before leaving them to be filled. This is for three reasons:
Okay, nobody likes to strip their gear down if they don’t have to. And, during slow times, we are sometimes able to fill cylinders with equipment in place. Nevertheless, unless we tell you otherwise, assume we need your gear removed before leaving tanks in the fill area.