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Old 10-15-2012
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Re: how do i make it warm

Originally Posted by chef2sail View Post
.....Also don't store or leave 1lb bombs connected or otherwise in the cabin. They go outside or in the propane locker as I have seen the valves stick open and sometimes freeze up.....
This is particularly true after using them in a heater, which draws so much fuel that the gas expansion does freeze the valve. This is all the more likely when ambient temps are very low. Do not remove the tanks from the unit until they thaw.

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