View Full Version : I wish I had a camera!

07-23-2008, 14:02
I had my adv. nitrox, deco class at the quarry last weekend. When we walked by the fill station there was a AL80 with something fitted on the top. I had to stop and check this out. It was some type of coated foam piece that fit on the top of the tank down to about the shoulder. I asked the woman filling it what it was all about, she had no idea. It was dropped off so I couldn't ask the owner. My only thoughts were so it didn't ding the paint on the neck.

Anybody seen one of these? Not that I want one! We all know that it is cool for our tanks to look rough and used. More curious as to WHY anyone would want one of these.

07-23-2008, 23:51
was it squared? If so then maybe it would help the tank not roll around when on it's side. I may be misunderstanding the description though.

07-24-2008, 00:12
Nope it was the same shape as the top of the tank. The tank also had a boot on it.