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post #7 of Old 01-22-2012
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Originally Posted by Leocat66 View Post
....... The fuel is kerosene and apparently the alchol from the preheat cup leaked..........the alc ran down the copper supply tube............The alc was lit and the fire followed the tube.........I still consider Kero very safe from explosion............
alc is probably alcohol and kero is probably kerosene. They are definitely not the same fuel!
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