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Should I buy an old Aluminum 80?

Discussion in 'Tanks, Valves and Bands' started by DanSinks, Apr 11, 2019.

  1. CT-Rich

    CT-Rich Solo Diver

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    I saw a tank made in to a mail box
     
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  2. Sam Miller III

    Sam Miller III Scuba Legend Scuba Legend

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    @Bob DBF

    Or make one in to a bell...
    Or:
    Reg display
    Dog dish
    LP compressor air bank
    Storm wind chime
    BBQ
    Umbrella stand
    And so on..
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    Bob
    Aluminum tanks, cylinders, bottles.-choose one or all three...

    Have very poor tonal qualities and are not a good choice for bells or wind chimes

    give one a try...

    SDM
     
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  3. seascaper

    seascaper Marine Scientist

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    Ah, Ok. I've got a half-dozen Al80s circa 1980s that I've been weighing reconditioning -vs- potted-plants.
    Reading through these responses re. tanks from 1995, I suppose it'll be the latter :)
     

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