34734Re: [classicrv] Re: Winter Water Use
- Mar 1, 2011Just check that connector gasket on those used tanks before using them.
I have a pair of used 30 lb bottles but the gaskets are shot.
They leak when I connect the hose to the tank. Not good.
They are full but unusable. They don't leak as long as the valve is closed.
1989 GMC R2500 HD Suburban.
1953 Airstream Cruiser Travel trailer (The Runaway Sue)
On Tue, Mar 1, 2011 at 5:22 AM, BobP <tvme33@...> wrote:
> That's good to know. I probably wouldn't have thought about the regulator
> having a required orientation. But I was really hoping it would be doable.
> The few RV places I checked didn't do any propane installation work at all.
> I just paid $27 to fill the internal tank, but I've been buying pretty much
> full "gas grill" tanks at garage sales for $5- $10. Then I sell the empties
> for $8- $12 at fleamarkets. I still have a couple of full ones sitting
> For being "older" almost all of the units I looked at while shopping were
> pretty clean underneath. That says a lot about the effect of road salt. Heck
> I might even enjoy changing my fuel filter. Naww! Just kidding.
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