# How many shots does a 24 oz co2 tank last?

Each tank is rated with a weight. This weight is the amount of CO2 the bottle can hold in ounces. At 70 degrees, a 9 oz bottle will shoot about 350 paintballs, a 12 oz bottle 500, and a 20 oz bottle will shoot 900 paintballs.

Each tank is rated with a weight. This weight is the amount of CO2 the bottle can hold in ounces. At 70 degrees, a 9 oz bottle will shoot about 350 paintballs, a 12 oz bottle 500, and a 20 oz bottle will shoot 900 paintballs.

One may also ask, how many shots are in a co2 tank paintball? A: CO2 is affected by temperature, so the exact number of shots will vary with seasons/temperature swings. A good estimate is : 9oz – 400 shots, 12oz – 600 shots, 16oz – 900 shots, 20oz – 1100.

Considering this, how many shots can you get out of a 12 oz co2 tank?

I can tell you that one 12 gram CO2 cartridge can deliver as few as 30 shots to as many as 200 shots from an airgun.

How long does a 20 ounce co2 tank last?

CO2 ran 8 to 9 hours per day. You will be much happier with a 5 lb though. That’s what I use currently. A 20oz cylinder on a 17g, assuming you have a solenoid, might last a couple months.

### Can you put compressed air in a co2 tank?

You can put compressed air into a CO2 tank. However, you need to be very attentive to make sure you’re doing everything right. If you make a mistake, the CO2 tank may explode under pressure and injure you or others around the area.

### How long does a co2 tank last in paintball?

Typically the hydro date is good for 5 years (some economy fiber wrapped tanks are three years, as indicated on the label). The tank must be retested five years after the month on the tank. – CO2 tanks are filled through the valve and must be completely drained before filling for a proper fill.

### How many shots are in a 48ci 3000psi tank?

You can get about 700-800 from the bottle.

300

### Where can I get my co2 tank filled for paintball?

Paintball Stores and Fields One of the best places to fill this type of tank is at a paintball store or a paintball field. Most stores and fields stock CO2 and have all the appropriate equipment to adequately fill without overfilling your tanks.

### Which is better green gas or co2?

CO2 is a higher-pressure gas and performs better in colder weather. The downside of CO2 guns is that CO2 is much “harder” on the system of the gun than green gas. There is more wear on CO2 guns because the kick of the gun tends to be harder than green gas. This can sometimes cause the slide to wear/break.

### Can co2 cartridges explode?

Immediately the heat in the air around the cartridge starts warming it. Note: With all this talk of CO2 cartridges and temperature, it is important to say this: never intentionally heat a CO2 cartridge. Past 87.9°, the gas pressure climbs with the temperature and the cartridge can actually explode if it gets too hot.

### Can you shoot a co2 BB gun without co2?

Is it bad to shoot a co2 gun without any co2 or ammo? It’s fine on most CO2 rifles, the main issue with dry firing with no pressure on some CO2 and many PCP’s is that you run the risk of over driving the valve stem and the hammer hitting the valve. It’s not necessarily going to hurt anything, but it’s possible.

### Is it OK to leave co2 in an airsoft gun?

Co2 being under the pressure it is and the fact that it has no lubricant whatsoever in it, it can dry out and ruin your mag’s seal. Best bet is just to empty it every time you finish up and be sure to lube everything every now and then.

### How much PSI is in a 12g co2 cartridge?

Below 87.8°F, a 12 gram CO2 cartridge contains a mixture of liquid and gaseous CO2 in equilibrium. When the gaseous CO2 expands, some of the liquid CO2 immediately boils to take its place. As long as liquid remains, the operating pressure will be the vapor pressure of CO2 at the current temperature (usually 800+ PSI).

### Can you refill co2 cartridges?

Tiny cartridges like seltzer cartridges are not refillable, the seal is a one-time only seal. Larger (but still small) bottles like SodaStream bottles and paintball tanks, have valves like you see on tires. They are more difficult to fill because they have a proprietary adapter.

### Can you leave a co2 cartridge in the gun?

The cartridge can remain on the gun, but there’s no gas flowing to the valve.

### How long does a 12 gram co2 cartridge last?

In a NON-blowback the C02 cartridge lasted me for about 7-8mags (15ish rounds capacity, so about 100rounds). In my blow back pistols (EF 1911, KJW M9) I can go through about 2-3 mags before it’s empty (approx 40 rounds). This will vary from pistol to pistol and if it has blow back or not.