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New Acetylene Gas Burns Orange

Hi all, I just exchanged my acetylene tank for a refilled one. I
drove it home keeping it always in an upright position. When I got
it home and installed the flame burned with an orange glow. The heat
is still the same for soldering. I called the supplier and they said
it must have been tipped and acetone got into the valve and it will
get better. It’s been 5 days now and still orange. Should I demand
an exchange or live with it? If living with it do I risk damaging my
equipment?

Thanks in advance!

Rick Copeland
Silversmith and Lapidary Artisan
Colorado Springs, Colorado
http://home.covad.net/~rcopeland

I would exchange it for peace of mind. The liquid is an important
stabilizer.

Daniel Ballard
WWW.Pmwest.us