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Old 10-02-2014, 16:15   #76
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Re: Is a Propane Generator Feasible?

I can see a small possible advantage, very part time use.
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Old 10-02-2014, 19:25   #77
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Re: Is a Propane Generator Feasible?

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The trick to a really good acetylene bang is to fill the bag from a torch that is supplying both acetylene and oxygen.
and is adjusted for a neutral flame.
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Old 10-02-2014, 19:27   #78
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LPG is just dangerous for anything more then cooking!
I see it being equally dangerous for cooking, running a generator, running an outboard, or any other use. Perhaps I am missing something. How is it more dangerous for one use relative to another?
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Re: Is a Propane Generator Feasible?

This is what I want to get for the dinghy

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Old 10-02-2014, 19:35   #80
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Way we used to do it in the oil field was to take a rosebud, adjust it to a neutral flame then put it out by pressing it to a piece of steel. Then let the gas flow into a piece of drill stem for 30 sec or so. Then set it off. That was as loud as a 75mm pack howitzer if you have ever heard one of those.
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