Acetylene, Industrial Grade

The hottest and most efficient of all fuel gases, acetylene is also the most versatile. It is safe to use underground, has a low ignition energy and low moisture in the flame.

C2H2

Due to the low ignition energy, acetylene will easily ignite in oxygen or in air

Uses

  • Oxy-acetylene cutting
  • Welding
  • Flame heating
  • Flame hardening
  • Flame straightening
  • Flame cleaning
  • Thermal spraying
  • Gouging and brazing

Note: image is representative only. Size and shape may vary.

Product Summary

Gas composition

  • Acetylene ≥ 98%

Compressed gas sizes

UN number: 1001

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Size Product code Content / kg Weight (full) / kg Pressure / kPa Outlet connection Availability
D 300111 1 13 1850 Type 20 NZ wide
F 3.2 Type 20 NZ wide
F 4.5 38.8 1850 Type 20 NZ wide
G 300150 7.8 62 1850 Type 20 NZ wide
6-pack 300506 42 571.6 1850 Type 20 NZ wide
Additional Details

Physical & chemical properties

Appearance Odour Flammability
AppearanceColourless gas OdourGarlic-like FlammabilityFlammable

Hazard class

2.1

Hazard symbol (GHS)

  • Flammable Gas 2.1