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Old 26-06-2012, 08:28   #16
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The burner has a cup at the bottom for pre-heat. Will probably refit the heater for propane. Thanks for all the info.
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Old 04-07-2012, 15:09   #17
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Well I pulled the tank, it was a gravity fed kerosene.... no emergency shutoff..... just a line from the tank to the heater. Now it's trash.
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Old 04-07-2012, 20:36   #18
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Re: Force 10 Appears to Have a Fire Extinuisher Canister as a Fuel Tank

Force 10 tanks have never had a shut off and they shouldn't. For the heater to burn properly the tank must be pressurized. The tank should be mounted below the level of the heater.
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Old 04-07-2012, 22:49   #19
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This was an unpressurized tank, mounted above the heater, gravity fed.
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Old 05-07-2012, 07:39   #20
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Re: Force 10 Appears to Have a Fire Extinuisher Canister as a Fuel Tank

should be refactored to pressure below. gravity fed not give consistent flame. And I wonder how air got in there to allow flow effectively?
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Old 05-07-2012, 09:43   #21
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I have no idea how or if it worked, the previous owner is not around. I plan to swap the burner out of for LPG and run a new line. Thanks to all for the help.
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