What are helium cylinder tanks made of and what do they weigh?

Modified on Mon, 15 Aug, 2022 at 5:19 PM

Helium tank cylinders are typically made of aluminum. Cylinders made with aluminum are around 40 percent lighter than steel-manufactured tanks. Westwinds is a familiar brand of helium cylinders and weighs about 14 to 40 LBS.

Westwinds Aluminum Cylinders
27 Cubic Foot Tank
14 LBS
55 Cubic Foot Tank
26 LBS
125 Cubic Foot Tank
40 LBS


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