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Old 18th January 2014, 06:45 PM
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I don't think everywhere tests them either, I know my mate had to send his off.
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Old 18th January 2014, 06:52 PM
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Hi Rob I had my carbon bottle tested at a company called Paterson's of twecker phone no is
01236 820700 , they test a lot of the fire brigade bottles , hope this helps

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Old 18th January 2014, 09:17 PM
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I am about to buy a CF bottle, is there a known testing place in the East Midlands?

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HPAc Armourlite LTD test these bottles as i work there and i am the test engineer.Tel 01902 494988

tested every 5 years some of there newer bottles have a 30 year life all i say is to check before your buy as most of these are eating into there life span before you buy them.
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HPAc Armourlite LTD test these bottles as i work there and i am the test engineer.Tel 01902 494988

tested every 5 years some of there newer bottles have a 30 year life all i say is to check before your buy as most of these are eating into there life span before you buy them.
Great stuff thank you.

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Old 18th January 2014, 11:23 PM
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HPAc Armourlite LTD test these bottles as i work there and i am the test engineer.Tel 01902 494988

tested every 5 years some of there newer bottles have a 30 year life all i say is to check before your buy as most of these are eating into there life span before you buy them.
Thanks Kev, will do
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