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ALTOP, Air Liquide fully integrated valve and regulator with an ON/OFF lever that revolutionizes the use of compressed gas.

ALTOPTM

Fully integrated valve and regulator with an ON/OFF lever that revolutionizes the use of compressed gas

Description

Air Liquide designs and produces the market’s safest, most ergonomic, user-friendly cylinders and valves for small, medium and mobile gas needs.

Launched in 1998 in Canada, ALTOP™  is the unique, fully integrated valve and regulator with an ON/OFF lever that revolutionizes the use of compressed gas. It was created to provide superior safety, ease-of-use and cost efficiency in the most innovative way.

Easy-to-use

With ALTOPTM, using a gas cylinder for your job has never been so easy:

  • With its fully integrated valve and regulator, the ALTOP ™ is ready-to-use any time, any place : all you need are your torch and hoses
  • The correct regulator is already attached to each cylinder
  • Fast shut-off with ON/OFF lever : gas supply at your fingertips
  • Pressure gauge shows cylinder pressure at all times
  • Easy-to-set operating pressures

Safe

Is working safely with gases one of your concerns? Air Liquide answers your needs with ALTOP™ :

  • Non-removable, rugged composite top protects the full-integrated valve and regulating device
  • Check-valve on the outlet prevents backflow of gas when connecting cylinders
  • Regulator valve operation checked with each refill
  • Handle and round knob for safe and easy handling
  • The cylinders with ALTOP™ meet Transport Canada’s current requirements

Savings

With ALTOP™ , you can save:

  • Money: no regulator to buy or to repair
  • Time: fast hook-up and switch-over
  • Worry: no screw-on caps or regulators

Gases

Below you will find some examples of cylinders of different sizes and types of gas that can be used with ALTOP™ :

Gases Size(1)
Acetylene 23
69
Oxygen 44
BLUESHIELDTM Argon 50
BLUESHIELDTM 6, 7, 8
Argon mixtures with carbon dioxide
50

(1)Cylinder size number refers to water capacity in litres.

Equipment

We recommend that consult our dedicated page on Products and Equipment for Welding and  Safety. You will find the abrasives, filler metals, safety products or welding accessories that you need for your work and benefit from our complete offer. You can also consult our catalog on line.