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Rayburn RV Hideout
197 Private Road 6067
Brookeland, Texas 75931
We are licensed to visually requalify propane cylinders.
There is an $8.00 fee for this inspection and it is good for 5 years.
This fee is payable before the inspection and is not refundable if the cylinder does not pass inspection.
Non passing cylinders will be marked in accordance to the law.
The U.S. Department of Transportation laws require the LP gas cylinders be inspected and dated when they become 12 years old* and every 5 years thereafter. We cannot fill cylinders that have not been inspected and/or labeled in accordance with the law. Specification 4B; 4BA; 4BW; and 4E cylinders specifically may be requalified by the means of a visual inspection. There is a fee charged for this inspection, marking and record retention.
The visual inspection consists of:
Appearances alone can warrant cylinder inspection failure.
* On January 23, 2017 the RRC Texas announced due to Federal Regulations that all cylinders would have to be recertified at 10 years (instead of 12 years) and it was retroactive. On January 27, 2017 the RRC announced that due to the review of all recently changed Federal Regulations ordered by President Trump that the recertification due date would return to 12 years until further notice.