Air Storage

BAUER High Pressure Air Storage Systems meet the code requirements of either the Department of Transportation or the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Storage systems are available with 5000 PSI and 6000 PSI DOT cylinders or 5250/7000 PSI dual rated ASME cylinders. Optional mounting racks are available.
  • ASME vessels with working pressures of 5000 PSI, have a safety factor of 4 to 1.
  • ASME vessels with working pressures of 6000 PSI, have a safety factor of 3 to 1.
ASME Cylinders
ASME Cylinders
Vertical Configuration 5000 PSI or 6000 PSI
D.O.T. Cylinders
D.O.T. Cylinders
Vertical Configuration 5000 PSI or 6000 PSI

 

VESSEL DOT 5000 PSI DOT 6000 PSI ASME 5000 PSI ASME 6000 PSI
MATERIAL Lightweight Steel Alloy Lightweight Steel Alloy Steel ASME SA 372
Class V Type A AISI 4130
Steel ASME SA 372
Class V Type A AISI 4130
CAPACITY 486 scf @ 5000 PSI 509 scf @6000 PSI 436 scf @ 5000 PSI 491 scf @ 6000 PSI
WORKING PRESSURE 5000 PSI 6000 PSI 5000 PSI 6000 PSI
TEST PRESSURE 7500 PSI 9000 PSI 7875 PSI 10,500 PSI
DIAMETER 9 3/8" 9 9/32" 9 5/8" 9 5/8"
HEIGHT 55" with Valve 55" with Valve 54" without Valve 54" without Valve
WEIGHT 175 lbs. 188 lbs. 400 lbs. 400 lbs.
CYLINDER VALVE CGA DF Standard Valve Supplied Standard Valve Supplied
FINISH Primer and Topcoat Primer and Topcoat Primer and Topcoat Primer and Topcoat

D.O.T. cylinders can be wall mounted or mounted in the welded steel rack.

Fill Panels

Convertible Fill Panels

BFP – Basic Fill Panel Designed for Conversion to a Cascade Panel. Suitable for Wall Mounting or for Attachment to DOT or ASME Storage Cylinders. Includes an Adjustable Regulator, Inlet /Outlet Gauges, Relief Valve, Fill Control Valves and Inlet Port for Storage Refill. (Available with Two or Four Fill Whips.) BFP/CSCD – the Designation for Cascade Fill Includes a Shut-Off Valve and Gauge for up to Four Banks of Storage. This Feature can be Factory Installed or Easily Added Later by the User.

Wall Mount Fill Control Panel

BF450-FCP Four Bank Fill Control Panel for Dual Function Cascade Control. Panel includes Adjustable Regulator, Air Inlet and Outlet Gauges, Fill Control Valves, Bank Valves and Gauges, and an Air Direction Valve allowing Single Point Air Management.

Briefcase Fill Panels

Available in High and Low Pressure Versions Supplied in Lockable Carrying Case.