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1. (WO2017032491) APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CLEANING CONTAINERS FOR PRESSURIZED GAS

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/032491    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2016/065501
Publication Date: Fri Mar 03 00:59:59 CET 2017 International Filing Date: Sat Jul 02 01:59:59 CEST 2016
IPC: B08B 9/08
B24C 3/32
B05B 13/06
B63C 11/22
Applicants: VACUM SOL MONTAGE APS
Inventors: ANDERSEN, Henrik
Title: APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CLEANING CONTAINERS FOR PRESSURIZED GAS
Abstract:
Apparatus (100) for cleaning the interior of a gas container (2) for pressurized gas; said apparatus comprising: - a rig (4) comprising container receiving means (6) for suspending said container; - an array (7) of elongate arms (8,8',8",8"'), wherein said array (7) of elongate arms comprises: ii) an endoscope (14) comprising in its first end (10) image capturing means (16); and ii) a blasting arm (18) comprising in its first end (10') a blasting nozzle (19); wherein said apparatus comprises means (20,20') for independently moving one or more of said elongate arms (8.8',8",8'"), relative to said container receiving means (6), in such a way that the first end (10,10', 10",10'") of said one or more of said elongate arms can be inserted into the interior of a gas container (2), when said gas container is suspended in said rig.