The most obvious place to refill a SCUBA tank is a reputable SCUBA dive shop. These shops have the expensive air compressors that are under high regulation to ensure proper working conditions. Here you will receive air that is pure, clean, and dry.
How much does it cost to get a scuba tank filled?
|Standard Air SCUBA Cylinders||Price|
|Standard Air Fill (Up To 3500 psi)||$8.00|
|Tanks-A-Lot Fill Card (10 Air Fills*)||$50.00|
|Visual Inspection (VIP/VCI)||$20.00|
|Visual Inspection O2 Clean||$25.00|
Can you fill a scuba tank with a normal air compressor?
You cannot use a regular air compressor for scuba diving, as it differs significantly from models designed for underwater use. A scuba compressor is a high-pressure air compressor system designed to fill the tank that a diver uses to breathe underwater.
How do you fill a scuba air tank?
- Check Tank Compliance. Scuba tanks, or any pressurized tank, needs to be regularly inspected.
- Release Extra Air.
- Check For Damage or Loose Objects.
- Give the Tank a Cold Bath.
- Set Up the Compressor.
- Attach the Yoke to the Scuba Tank.
- Fill the Tank.