Hover cursor over image to view larger picture

Industrial Grade Acetylene, Size MC Acetylene Cylinder, CGA-200 (Actual Volume Of Gas In The Cylinder May Fluctuate Based On Numerous Conditions)

Airgas Part #:AC MC

Manufacturer Part #:MC

Enter Delivery Zip Code or Log In

Item Details

  • Acetylene (C2H2) - a colorless, highly flammable gas with a garlic-like odor.


  • Acetylene has the highest flame temperature of any common hydrocarbon because of its triple-bond structure H-C+/-C-H.


  • Size MC Industrial Acetylene Cylinder
  • DOT Specification: 8AL - Canada 8WAM
  • O.D.: 3.83" – 97.3 mm
  • Height {W/Cap & Valve}: 15.1" - 384 mm
  • Weight {W/O Cap}: 7.4 lbs – 3.4 kg
  • Capacity: 10 Cubic Feet – 0.28 Cubic Meters – 0.98 lbs - 0.31 kg
  • Sizes may vary by location. Contact your Airgas representative or local branch location for availability in your area.


  • Its high flame temperature allows it to be used in a variety of metal working applications like cutting, welding, brazing, and soldering.


  • Always use in accordance with the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)
  • Cylinder must be stored and used in an upright, secured position in a well-ventilated or monitored area.
  • Always follow local fire code requirements when storing gas cylinders.
  • Delivery pressure should not exceed 15 psi
  • Major hazards: Fire (extremely flammable)
  • May form explosive acetylides in the presence of copper, mercury, or silver
  • Piping used should be electronically bonded and grounded

Product Attributes

CGA Connection

» CGA 200

Cylinder Size

» MC Acetylene

Gas Grade

» Industrial