The technician, or anyone handling a high-pressure cylinder, needs to be aware of the cylinder and its surroundings during use. In one such case an oxygen cylinder in a children’s ward, scared the patients to the extent that they were breaking windows and crawling through glass.
How does a burst disc work on a cylinder valve. How does the burst disc keep you safe? What happens if the burst disc is disabled. This article covers the basic understanding of bursts discs inserted in the cylinder valve.