The Seven Steps
Gas Cylinders

Purpose

To store and secure compressed gas cylinders or large fire extinguishers.

Recommendation

Secure cylinders with wire or rope.

Supplies Required

  • Wire or nylon rope
  • Eye-bolts—1/4″ diameter

Installation

Gas Cylinder
Source: Noson, Perbix, SSD

Group of Cylinders
Source: Noson, Perbix, SSD

  1. Strap top and bottom of cylinder and carrier with wire or nylon rope.
  2. Secure rope with eye-bolts to the stud on each side of the canister.
  3. For groups of cylinders, provide storage racks. Attach rope to racks.