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Suunto Tank POD User Guide

Installing to high pressure hose

Type B flow restrictor:

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To install Suunto Tank POD to the high pressure hose extension to the first-stage high pressure port:

  1. Write down the serial number. You will need it later to identify your Suunto Tank POD. You can find it on the metal base of the device.

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    Starting May 2021, all new Suunto Tank POD devices have the serial number on the metal base and on the cover, too.

  2. Insert the smooth end of Type B flow restrictor into the Suunto Tank POD. The grooved end should remain visible.

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  3. Attach the high pressure hose extension to the first-stage high pressure port.

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  1. Attach the Suunto Tank POD to the end of the high pressure hose extension, ensuring the grooved end of the restrictor is inserted into the hose.

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  2. Slowly and steadily open the pressure valve. Look away as your gear is pressurized.

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Ensure there are no other people in close proximity when you pressurize scuba gear.


The battery level indication shown when pairing the Tank POD is an approximation only. The POD battery may deplete faster than the indication suggests.


For nitrox use, the high pressure hose should fulfill the requirements of the EN 250 and EN 13949 standards.

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