Refrigerant Storage cylinders and ASME tanks

By: Reftec International  11/22/2011
Keywords: Storage Tanks

Refrigerant Tanks: DOT Refrigerant Tanks, ASME Refrigerant Tanks

ASME Tanks

High capacity storage tanks accept complete high or low pressure refrigerant charges from large chillers. 
NEW sight glass windows replace sight glass tube (3/2003)

DOT Tanks

30, 50, 250, & 1000-lb capacities.   Optional low pressure switches available.  250 & 1000-lb tanks are retrofitted with full 3/4" service valves & copper dip tubes to meet capacity of commercial recovery units.

ASME Refrigerant Storage Tanks

  • Mounted on casters
  • High pressure (-HP) tanks: Dual 250-psi relief valves on diverting valve Low pressure (-LP) tanks: 250-psi rupture disc & 250-psi relief (meets ASME section VIII div 1 and ANSI specifications)
  • Pressure gauge
  • Three sight glass windows
  • 80% tank full float switch
  • Bottom drain connection
  • Liquid & Vapor ports: Threaded connections with isolation ball valves are supplied standard. Ball valves may be substituted with quick connect fittings on LP tanks only. 3/4” connections accomodate Lovac, Allvac, or Evac Commercial recovery units.
  • Options:
    • Cable for Liquid level cut out switch
    • Heating Bands for distillation
Part Number   Capacity   Ports Size / Connections   Pressure   Length   Height   Width
ASME-120-075-HP 120-gal 3/4" flare w/ball valves high 85.5-in 39-in 30-in
ASME-120-075-LP 120-gal 3/4" flare w/ball valves low 85.5-in 39-in 30-in
ASME-120-075-LP-QC 120-gal 3/4" flare w/quick connects low 85.5-in 39-in 30-in
ASME-250-075-HP 250-gal 3/4" flare w/ball valves high 94-in 42-in 30-in
ASME-250-075-LP  250-gal  3/4" flare w/ball valves  low  94-in  42-in  30-in
ASME-250-075-LP-QC  250-gal  3/4" flare w/quick connects  low  94-in  42-in  30-in
ASME-500-075-HP  500-gal  3/4" flare w/ball valves  high  113-in  49-in  37-in
ASME-500-075-LP  500-gal  3/4" flare w/ball valves  low  113-in  49-in  37-in
ASME-500-075-LP-QC  500-gal  3/4" flare w/quick connects  low  113-in  49-in  37-in
ASME-850-075-HP 850-gal 3/4" flare w/ball valves high 166-in 49-in 41-in
ASME-850-075-LP 850-gal 3/4" flare w/ball valves low 166-in 49-in 41-in
ASME-850-075-LP-QC 850-gal 3/4" flare w/quick connects low 166-in 49-in 41-in
ASME-1000-075-HP 1000-gal 3/4" flare w/ball valves high 192-in 49-in 52-in
ASME-1000-075-LP 1000-gal 3/4" flare w/ball valves low 192-in 49-in 52-in
ASME-1000-075-LP-QC 1000-gal 3/4" flare w/quick connects low 192-in 49-in 52-in

ASME Tank Refrigerant Capacity at 80% (in pounds):

Tank Model   Capacity   Dry Weight   R12   R22   R500   R502   R134A   R11   R123
ASME 120 120-gal 350-LB 1097 1000 1017 1020 1007 1230 1220
ASME 250  250-gal  650-LB  2195 2000 2034 2039 2015 2459 2440
ASME 500  500-gal  1200-LB  4390 4000 4068 4078 4030 4918 4880
ASME 850 850-gal 2040-LB 7463 6800 6915 6932 6851 8360 8926
ASME 1000 1000-gal 2400-LB 8780 8000 8136 8156 8060 9836 9760

DOT Refrigerant Recovery Tanks

  • Typical recovery tanks have small diameter ports that restrict refrigerant flow and decrease recovery rates. RefTec 250 & 1000-lb D.O.T. tanks have been fitted with full 3/4” service valves and copper dip tubes to eliminate restrictions and allow faster refrigerant transfer.
  • Tanks service R11, R12, R22, R113, R114, R123, R134a, & and additional high pressure refrigerants and blends.   For R410a, use only 30 & 50-lb tanks.
  • Quick connects are available for tanks servicing low pressure refrigerants.
  • Heating bands are available for distillation capabilities
Part Number Description Port Size (inch) Dry Weight (lbs) Dimensions (ODxH) Working Pressure
CYL-1000  1000-lb tank  3/4"  360 30" x 58"  260-psi
CYL-1000-LS  1000-lb w/80% shut off switch  3/4"  360 30" x 58"  260-psi
CYL-1000-QC  1000-lb w/quick connects  3/4"  360 30" x 58"  260-psi
CYL-1000-LS-QC  1000-lb w/switch & quick connects  3/4"  360 30" x 58"  260-psi
CYL-0250  250-lb tank  3/4"  86 16" x 44"  260-psi
CYL-0250-LS  250-lb w/80% shut off switch  3/4"  87 16" x 44"  260-psi
CYL-0250-QC  250-lb w/quick connects  3/4"  87 16" x 44"  260-psi
CYL-0250-LS-QC  250-lb w/switch & quick connects  3/4"  88 16" x 44"  260-psi
CYL-0050  50-lb tank  1/4"  24 12.5" x 19"  400-psi
CYL-0050-LS  50-lb w/80% shut off switch  1/4"  25 12.5" x 19"  400-psi
CYL-0030  30-lb tank  1/4"  16 9" x 18"  400-psi
CYL-0030-LS  30-lb w/80% shut off switch  1/4"  16 9" x 18"  400-psi

Keywords: Storage Tanks

Contact Reftec International

http://www.reftec.com

Email

Print this page

Other products and services from Reftec International

11/22/2011

Chiller Purge Systems

Flexible unit can supplement existing purge units on running chillers or distill gas from storage tanks - use on high or low pressure refrigerants. Configurations available for in door or out of door location as well as aggressive environments such as chlorine processing plants. Easily dispatched to solve noncondensible gas contamination emergencies. Chiller Purge Units: Service High or Low Pressure Cooling Systems.


11/22/2011

Refrigerant Recovery Units

Twice the recovery capacity of typical oil-less recovery units. Recovers R11, R123, R113 and other low pressure refrigerants. Refrigerant Recovery Systems: Oil-less Recovery Units. For all sizes of low pressure chillers.


11/22/2011

Refrigerant Recovery and Storage Units

A full line of units that provide on-site recovery and storage for all refrigerants in a mobile package. High and low pressure refrigerant recovery and storage units available. ” liquid and vapor ports on tanks for greater recovery rates. Storage tanks from 120 gallons up to 1000 gallons and more. Capable of handling the largest tonnage chillers. Units mounted and hard piped on the ASME tanks. High Speed recovery of vapor and liquid.


11/22/2011

The Worldwide Leader in Refrigerant Recovery - custom

There is no other company providing this type of product that meets all the specifications and service needs at a price which can be called acceptable for the job requirements. Peter Justice General Manager, Marinspect Refrigeration and Environmental Service, Dubai UAE. Reftec made what could be a problematic requirement an affordable and simplified process.


11/22/2011

The Worldwide Leader in Refrigerant Recovery - listcats

As a service provider in the HVAC and Commercial Recovery Recycling Equipment repair industry for over 19 years, we realize the value of quality designed and well built equipment. Reftec has always been ahead of the curve with equipment designs that almost double the recovery rates of competitive units of there class with very little sacrifice in weight.