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Chark said:
No...I just froze my ass off all winter doing field welds on 316 stainless pipe at work....we also store bottles outside and run on a bank or "six pack" in the shop.
I'm with Chark, the bottles on my truck were working fine today and the high temp was -36. Me working was a different story.
 

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The only temp dependant gases are those that are mixed - at the colder temps the mixes seperate into layers.... Bottle warmer that keeps the temp up at 70F will fix that problem though.

I have never had problems - but you never know...

If anything the cold is easier on the tank itself - really hot days will actually bump the pressure a little bit.

And at the pressures and volumes commonly used for industrial purposes you will likely never notice any difference - just try using a little (tank is about the size of a coke can) butane-propane stove at 14,000ft+ in -20F temps - it can make things trying :D

Matt
 
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