No More Welding Gas Bottle Rental Fees. Time and time again we talk to gas users who are fed up with the ridiculous rental fees they are paying on their gas cylinders. So many people feel locked in because they are unaware they can buy their own bottles and have them filled and swapped over easily without ever having to pay rent again. There are concerns about the initial cost, and whether it is cheaper to rent in the long run or if a customer will always be able to get their own cylinder refilled, or will they be stuck with it after a few years and then have to return to the rental system. If you work the numbers it is clear that paying rent only benefits one party and that certainly is not the end customer. Large gas companies have high costs which must be passed onto their customers in order for them to achieve their profits. Rental charges on bottles are a great profit generator for the gas companies. There is no advantage for you in the short or long term. They use scaremongering tactics to convince you it is in your best interests to continue paying rent. All gas companies should conduct tests on the cylinders and they include, visual, Hydro and ultrasonic testing. So regardless of who the gas company is they must provide a safe cylinder for the customer. Smaller gas companies like Rent Free Gas are in a unique position with lower overheads, more efficient customer service and simple delivery methods which mean we can offer you a whole new way of buying and using gas. We don’t need to charge you rent, we don’t want to charge you rent. We want to provide you with a competitive gas supply option that is fair. One of the main queries we receive is whether we will always be here to refill your bottle. Rentfreegas has been going for nearly [...]
Welding Gas Prices Below are Argon gas price, Oxygen and Argon 5/2 prices. The Argon gas price includes delivery to you. Our Mig gas, which is also called ‘Argon 5/2’ is a mixture of Carbon Dioxide (5%) and Oxygen (2%) in Argon (93%) and we can make up varying mixtures Argon, with CO2 and Oxygen in the same bottle. Mixtures of Argon with helium are also manufactured. Our bottles comply with Australian standards and that means that your existing regulator will fit straight on to the cylinder. All bottles are Speedgas branded and they are full of gas, and our argon gas prices include delivery & GST. Argon gas price and bottle sizes: C Size: New $220 & Refill $75 D Size: New $360 & Refill $110 E Size: New $460 & Refill $160 G Size: New $560 & Refill $180 Delivery is within 30km of CBD in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane & Adelaide. The no rental gas model allows a customer to own an argon gas bottle (cylinder), to avoid the daily and yearly cost of rental. The first cost is higher, as it includes the cost of the cylinder, and then the only ongoing cost is the refill or swap-over cost. The system works in a similar fashion to “swap & Go” with LPG cylinders except that we deliver to you, whether at home or at work. This is an alternative to paying rental on gas bottles for welding gas and the prices are provided so you can do a comparison to see if it works for you. In the comparison make sure you include delivery, rental, handling and all costs.