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UN cylinders MUST have an import certificate issued by Worksafe New Zealand to be filled in New Zealand.  You cannot just purchase UN certified cylinders online from overseas and import them, they are not legal for use without a Worksafe New Zealand import certificate.  Cylinders need to be inspected and manufacturers certification reviewed by an inspector in New Zealand before the import certificate is issued to protect our nation from poorly manufactured cylinders.

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SHOTS PER TANK Here is a table that shows estimated shots you can get from your CO2 or compressed air paintball tank. These amounts are representing a standard outdoor environment with a temperature of 20º C. Additional conditions apply, which are listed at the bottom of the page. The colder the temperature becomes with both CO2 and HPA, the fewer shots per tank you will get. This is because the tank pressure drops when the temperature decreases. Low pressure means you will need more volume of gas for every shot, therefore, efficiency decreases.  The other factor is the firing velocity...

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UN Cylinder New Zealand -

The best way to avoid any problems with having a UN cylinder filled in a dive shop in New Zealand, is to keep a copy of the import certificate supplied with the cylinder and take it with you each time you have it filled. If you lose your import certificate you can ask your cylinder supplier to supply a new one or you can ask the Dive shop to access the online database held by Worksafe NZ that shows all the registered UN cylinders.  Please be aware this list is not live and it can take 4 – 6 months...

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Most Scuba bottles in New Zealand have a LAB number but there is an exception when it is not required.  If a scuba bottle has been manufactured to ISO standards, has the correct “UN” markings and an import certificate has been issued by an authorised inspector it can be filled in New Zealand by any dive shop. You can verify these facts by referring to: Part 15.3 of the HSWA Haz Subs regulations states the regulations relating to Precomissioning of cylinders (LAB numbers) do not appy to dive bottles marked under part 6.2.2.7 of the UN model regulations.  http://www.legislation.govt.nz/regulation/public/2017/0131/25.0/DLM7310579.html   ...

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PAINTBALL TANKS   Paintball tanks provide the pressure source to power a paintball marker (gun). There are two primary types of gas used: Carbon Dioxide (CO2) and compressed air. In the case of CO2 when Carbon Dioxide turns from a liquid state into a gas it expands and creates pressure. This pressure is what fires the paintball. Compressed air tanks are pressurized up to the tank’s rating of 3000 PSI or 4500 PSI (Pounds per Square Inch). The pressure is then regulated through the tank’s regulator down to a lower PSI (450-850) to fire the paintball.

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