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Old 05-07-2007, 05:33   #1
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Hot Water Heater

Has anyone installed a propane on demand HWHeater on onbard?

I have a propane stove & I'm considering this as an option, but looking for input to see if I'm crazy. Found a unit that ignites with 2 D batteries, relatively cheap on E-Bay.

Am I crazy?

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Old 05-07-2007, 06:31   #2
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They fell out of favour after a couple of folks suffocated from them about 20 years ago. Maybe the technology is better today.
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