View Full Version : What are they worth?

07-01-2009, 06:04
Due to the economy I am forced to sell some gear . I have 2 PST , LP 120's that I may be selling , anybody got any Ideas on what they are worth? I'm NOT giving them away I would like a honest appraisal. The tanks only have 1 hydro other than factory, they are in perfect condition.


07-01-2009, 06:46
do they have the din 300 valve with a 7/8 neck?

07-01-2009, 06:54
They have yoke valves. They also have a plus rating

07-01-2009, 07:01
I have never really looked at a LP 120 to purchase so I am not real sure on a price. Some things to consider are how old is the hydro? Just because it is in its second Hydro does not mean that it is not due in a year. If it was due soon again then that would have a small effect on the price. The Yoke valve makes it a little more difficult to sell it to the Tec crowd whom may want a huge tank to overfill. What kind of condition are they in? Are they pretty beat up or do they still look brand new inside and out?

Just a total guess on my part would be $200 - $250.

Like I said at the start I could be way off, because I have never priced them out before...


07-01-2009, 07:06
I just looked on TDS and there is a LP121 for $250. It has an original hydro of 03 current hydro of 08, Thermo Convertable DIN/Yoke valve. No mention of overall condition...

There was a LP120 sold on TDS by Jim Breslin (also a member of this board) for $235 delivered or $200 picked up. The hydro is 04-08 (original 06-95).


07-01-2009, 07:52
I too was going to say $200-$250.

09-16-2009, 11:56
Not sure but I saw new PST 72's going for $125. each on eBay and that was a "Buy It Now" price with FREE shipping.

09-16-2009, 16:12
I'm not sure how they're new, that's not really possible except of course on Ebay. But, they were talking an entirely different cylinder which was the LP120 which is quite a bit larger and worth more money. The steel 72's I've seen go for much less money when you find them. I could have bought a dozen of them for $25 ea or $50 with current hydro and vis. Local dive shop sold all their old rental inventory.

09-16-2009, 17:21
200 to 250, at least in the recent past. I have seen 120's and 119's as low as 150 here in Seattle. So likely 180 to 200 at any rate.

09-16-2009, 19:04
Hmmm. Do I need/want more tanks......Is 17 really enough......Just how much more gas is it than my 104's....Is it worth it for 40cft or so.....

Few questions - what shape are they in and are you needing lots of cash or just some cash? Assuming they are in good shape, I might be willing to swap a couple 80's (luxfer 03 + 08 hydro) + some case for them.

09-16-2009, 22:53
I had a PST LP120 that I sold on E-bay.
I got $210.00 plus shipping for it.
Jim B

09-17-2009, 08:55
Did you sell them yet?