Pressure Regulator

Accession #: 2008004

Description: 4 bar, fitted with 2500 psi pressure gauge marked ‘OXYGEN use no oil’ and a BS5682 medical gas outlet specific for medical oxygen. The inlet connector is a bull-nose fitting with an o-ring for hand tightening without the need for a mallet. This fitting is not gas specific.

This device is hazardous as it permits oxygen specific devices to be connected to any non-fuel commercial gas cylinder. In a hospital environment, the cylinder store might well contain cylinders of non-medical gases for laboratory use e.g. nitrogen, CO2, as well as medical air, air/oxygen mixtures, nitrous oxide, Entonox

Dimensions: 170 x 120 x 77 mm

Acquired: 09/05/2008