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Old 08-31-2007
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Originally Posted by teshannon View Post
What is the best location for a propane detector sensor? In the tank locker, near the oven, control panel etc?
Generally, low in the cabin, but not near the oven, since lighting the oven generally releases a tiny bit of unburned propane. The real purpose of a propane detector is to warn you when levels of propane are building in the cabin or bilge of the boat... rather than to detect a leak per se.
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