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post #9 of Old 09-26-2012
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Re: Electrical propane shut off valve

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Originally Posted by mitiempo View Post
You can go from the tanks to a T with the output going next through the regulator. From the reg another T and a solenoid on each line.

I have not seen a dual solenoid installation on any boat.
Most installations I have seen use one solenoid and regulator with a T to the appliances similar to that shown below.
Just wanted to mention that the code now, for a two tank installation, is to have a regulator with two gauges, and two hose connections, so that each tank can be individually leak checked. I have a PR-5412 (scroll down).

All your comments about the second T arrangement I agree with though.

Marine Propane System Products from Fireboy-Xintex

I also have the S1-A leak detector and solenoid valve control.

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