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Re: how do i make it warm

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Originally Posted by peterchech View Post
I did a quick google search. Butane produces nitrogen dioxide, a poisonous gas. And according to the internet, Butane is heavier than air and sinks. Natural gas is lighter than air not Butane. According to the internet
Thank you, Peter.

I will investigate.

To be fair, almost all combustion produces poisonous gasses.

Ken

Edit to add: Perhaps 'poisonous' is the wrong word; "almost all comustion produces gasses that are not healthy for humans to breathe a lot of..." Argon is not poisonous, but you can't live in a boat full of it.
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Last edited by CarbonSink62; 10-11-2012 at 01:39 PM. Reason: clarification, of course.
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