gas cylinder

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gas cylinder

A high-pressure, nonreactive, seamless tempered steel container for compressed gas used for medical, therapeutic, or diagnostic purposes.
See also: cylinder
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CAIRO: Butane gas cylinders will be available though the subsidized coupon system in a couple of months, Egypt's supply minister said.
Butane gas cylinders are typically filled in factories then transported to warehouses.
Last month, Mohamed Tawfik Al Sawafey, 43, died in Gharbiya when clashes erupted in a queue outside a butane gas cylinder warehouse.
The supply rise marks a 10% increase in butane gas cylinders provided by the ministry compared to the same period last year.
Meanwhile, a number of other prior actions have gone ahead, notably the scrapping of the subsidy on 95 octane fuel and, more significantly, restriction of subsidised butane gas cylinders to people eligible for food subsidies through the existing "smart card" system.
Highgate station commander Mark Clifton said around half a dozen propane and butane gas cylinders exploded during the incident.
Summary: SINCE taking office, the Qandil government seems to have been busy tackling the chronic fuel problem, especially the disturbing shortage of the butane gas cylinders, whose price has reached as much as ten times the original price even in the poorest regions of the country.
There were butane gas cylinders in the building but these were removed by firefighters and were not affected by heat.
Following the opening of the Khartoum refinery, the price of gasoline was reduced considerably throughout the country and the price of butane gas cylinders, which Sudanese use for cooking, dropped from $5.
The Weed Wizard, which can also be used for de-icing pavements, frozen pipes and lighting BBQ's, runs on easy to obtain Butane gas cylinders (not supplied), which are readily available from most DIY stores.
The charge alleges that the defendant unlawfully and maliciously had an explosive substance, butane gas cylinders and pyrotechnic powder, with intent to endanger life.
Youssef pointed out that the government will raise prices of butane gas cylinders outside the smart card system according to the share allocated to each family.