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Need help importing a reg...

Discussion in 'Apeks' started by Aaron Harmon, Nov 29, 2019.

  1. W W Meixner

    W W Meixner Rebreather Pilot

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: Ontario Canada

    Send an email to Mark Derrick at DGX...Dive Gear Express...he doesn't sell Apeks...but he has several O2 cleaned packages for 50% to 100 %...with no further cleaning req'd...also contact Chris at Deep-6...

    Any reg can be O2 cleaned by a qualified service tech...dis-assemble...O2 clean with Crystal Simple Green/warm water...dry...reassemble using O2 compatible lubricant...and O2 cleaned Viton ''O'' rings...in a clean environment...

    Any good shop can provide this service for you...and remember...your reg is really only O2 cleaned until it's used...as any ''questionable'' fill will contaminate it...

    I have two of the packages as shown...from DGX...they were O2 cleaned for 100% O2 application when purchased...for intended use...they're perfect...

    Hope this helps...


    DGX Deco.jpg
  2. runsongas

    runsongas Great White

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: California - Bay Area
    I might go to CAPFE orings if i ever run out of viton ones. ptfe encapsulated silicon.
  3. KenGordon

    KenGordon Rebreather Pilot

    A random 70s regulator, not at all intended for high o2 exposure, isn’t really much like a brand new (and so not yet contaminated) 2019 Apeks, I do worry about contamination.

    My Snark had an oil filled SPG...

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