As you might expect; a 16gm cream chargers wil hold twice the amount of Nitrou Oxide as its 8gm counterpart.
They MUST be used with a 16gm cream whipper (such as the one sold on this site). If you use a 16gm gas canister with a cream whipper designed for use with the smaller 8gm size, there is a risk of over-pressurizing the system.
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So, why would you use a 16gm cream charger? The answer is that these are designed for cafes/restaurants and the service industry where the speed is of the essence. They contain twice the amount of gas and also will whip twice the volume of cream for a single disposable refill. This makes them both efficient and cheap.
Each 16gm refill charger will produce as much as two litres of whipped cream. That might sound like a lot of whiped cream, but don't forget Nitrous Oxide chargers not only whip the cream, but they also improve its shelf-life - once chargers then the cream in your whipper will be good-to-go for 10 days if you keep it in the fridge. That might sound fanciful - but Nitrous Oxide in its guise as E942 has long been used by the food industry as a propellant and preservative (read more)