# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Building Management II Task 1386772460

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Test soldering tank for gas leak.


Testing should include the following steps:
  • Assemble tools and equipment.
  • Set tank in an upright position.
  • Set the regulator on tank and hand tighten.
  • Place the bypass valve in line.
  • Tighten fittings, using a wrench.
  • Put soapsuds on the fittings.
  • Tighten loose fittings.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the relevant safety precautions/procedures for testing a soldering tank for a gas leak?
  • What tools are needed to test a soldering tank for a gas leak?
  • What causes leaks to occur in a soldering tank system?