Gas Cylinder's Expiry Date
January 19, 2010 5:36am CST
Most of them have ever heard of LPG gas cylinder's expiry date??? Expired cylinders are not safe for use and may cause accidents. Try to be cautious at the time of accepting any LPG cylinder. U can take care just by learning how to check the expiry date of the LPG cylinder: On one of three side stems of the cylinder the expiry date(in the form of code) alpha numerical with some two digit number follows as A or B or C or D(example: D06) alphabets stand for quarters A for March (1st quarter) B for June (2nd quarter) C for Sept (3rd quarter) D for December (4th quarter) the digit stand for the year till it is valid. Example: D06 would mean December (4th quarter) 2006. D13 would mean December (4th quarter) 2013. Expiry date cylinders are prone to leak and other hazardous accidents... Try to create awareness among others and be cautious before using an LPG cylinder.