SCBA Air Cylinders

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Are you seeking an opportunity to

improve the quality of your Self

Contained Breathing Apparatus;

SCBA  air cylinders and save money?

Perhaps an improvement in durability

and performance of your SCBA,

RIT/RIC, Cascade or CAFS cylinder is needed.


SCBA Air Cylinders: Definition


A self contained breathing apparatus, or SCBA, sometimes referred to as a Compressed Air Breathing Apparatus (CABA), air pack, or simply Breathing Apparatus (BA) is a device worn by rescue workers, firefighters, and others to provide breathable air in an IDLH (Immediate Danger to Life and Health) Atmosphere.


SCBA Air Cylinders: SCI Composites


A bit of history is needed first. Structural Composites Industries (SCI) became

the world’s first producer of Department of Transportation DOT approved composite SCBA air cylinders for municipal, commercial, military, marine and aerospace applications. SCI Composites has a safety record no other manufacturer can match when it comes to SCBA air cylinder equipment and is the world’s most advanced manufacturer of composite SCBA air cylinders. With no field service failures, SCI Composites maintains the absolute best safety record of any composite SCBA air cylinder manufacturer today.


SCI CompositesAdditionally, Structural Composites Industries is advancing Fire Service technology by introducing products never before made available…until now. Whether you upgrade to the SCBA air cylinder DURA-LITE 15™ (photo left) line of highly durable SCBA air cylinders, decide on Custom Labeling your new SCI Composites SCBA air cylinders, or choose to select Structural Composites Industries newest product offering – our exclusive 30 Year Life SCBA air cylinder – you’ll do so with confidence knowing you’ve not over paying for a SCBA air cylinder while getting the highest quality SCBA air cylinder on the market today. Watch the Drag Test video to see the difference between a Standard

and DURA-LITE 15® SCBA air cylinder


SCBA Air Cylinders: Benefits


D.O.T Approved
Structural Composites Industries is the first composite cylinder manufacturers to receive D.O.T approval for SCBA air cylinders.


Industry Leader
SCI Composites has manufactured over 2 million SCBA air cylinder units without a field service failure


Huge Saving
Buying through Structural Composites Industries Dealer Network, Fire Departments can save substantially on their SCBA air cylinder needs, using the money saved for other worthwhile initiatives.


Superior Quality
DURA-LITE 15 SCBA air cylinders are manufactured with a uniquely formulated, highly durable, exterior coating that substantially improves abrasions and impact resistance to reduce premature SCBA air cylinder attrition.


SCBA Air Cylinders: Fact Sheets


SCBA – Standard Cylinder
SCBA – Dura Lite 15
SCBA – 30yr Cylinder
SCBA – High Volume Cylinders


Please contact us for our full line of SCBA Air Cylinders products.