Parts of the Anesthesia Machine

Oxygen Tank

The oxygen tank comes in E and H cylinders. When full, the pressure is around 2200 lb/square inch. The quantity of oxygen in the E cylinder is 625 liters and the H cylinder is 5300 liters.




 

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