Remembering TCPaul, 2016-2019

propane tank smells like gas. leaking?

200 gallons gone in three weeks kenco01/23/19
You have one of those big ones? Could be the PSV. Carefu soiled_nappies01/23/19
Seeing as how the VP is such a VIP, shouldn't we keep the PC wutwutwut01/23/19
Death is all around us. phosita01/24/19
What's your normal usage? But yeah, they add a mercaptan wutwutwut01/23/19
fifty gallons a week for cold winter. below zero F. just o kenco01/23/19
u can see it here kenco01/23/19
Take heed kenco. You don’t want to go out in a fiery explo soiled_nappies01/23/19
Either get out there and figure out which fixture is leaking wutwutwut01/23/19
just gonna wait until we are empty. mid february, latest. kenco01/27/19
Dude, you could all end up blown up by then. Just call some trijocker01/27/19
service call is $50 kenco01/27/19
now my dad wants to fix the fireplace, which is fed with gas kenco01/30/19
today, kenco03/03/19
got a refill 500 gallons kenco03/09/19
Is it still leaking? Or did your refill guy check/fix it? wutwutwut03/09/19
he said it was not leaking, i asked ooookay wonder how he kenco03/09/19
The promise of impending death seems implicit in nearly ever trickydick03/09/19
Okay I assume you tried using it for heat. Was the flame blu vohod03/11/19
kenco (Jan 23, 2019 - 4:41 pm)

200 gallons gone in three weeks

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soiled_nappies (Jan 23, 2019 - 4:59 pm)

You have one of those big ones?
Could be the PSV.
Careful, you don't want to have a BLEVE or you'll be SOL.

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wutwutwut (Jan 23, 2019 - 5:11 pm)

Seeing as how the VP is such a VIP, shouldn't we keep the PC on the QT? 'Cause if it leaks to the VC he could end up MIA, and then we'd all be put on KP.

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phosita (Jan 24, 2019 - 12:05 am)

Death is all around us.

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wutwutwut (Jan 23, 2019 - 5:11 pm)

What's your normal usage?

But yeah, they add a mercaptan sulfur compound to LP to give it a smell.

Is the smell inside the house or out around the tank?

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kenco (Jan 23, 2019 - 5:42 pm)

fifty gallons a week for cold winter. below zero F.
just out around the tank.
no smell inside the house.

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kenco (Jan 23, 2019 - 5:44 pm)

u can see it here



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soiled_nappies (Jan 23, 2019 - 8:33 pm)

Take heed kenco. You don’t want to go out in a fiery explosion.
https://youtu.be/UM0jtD_OWLU

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wutwutwut (Jan 23, 2019 - 11:39 pm)

Either get out there and figure out which fixture is leaking, or call your LP service and pay them $300 to figure it out.

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kenco (Jan 27, 2019 - 6:26 pm)

just gonna wait until we are empty. mid february, latest.

me & my dad had a big argument. i'm not gonna give him any $$.

maybe then he'll see it my way

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trijocker (Jan 27, 2019 - 7:12 pm)

Dude, you could all end up blown up by then.
Just call somebody to look at it or switch out the tank.

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kenco (Jan 27, 2019 - 10:28 pm)

service call is $50

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kenco (Jan 30, 2019 - 10:28 pm)

now my dad wants to fix the fireplace, which is fed with gas line.

geez

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kenco (Mar 3, 2019 - 1:33 pm)

today,



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kenco (Mar 9, 2019 - 3:16 pm)

got a refill

500 gallons



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wutwutwut (Mar 9, 2019 - 3:56 pm)

Is it still leaking? Or did your refill guy check/fix it?

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kenco (Mar 9, 2019 - 4:45 pm)

he said it was not leaking, i asked

ooookay wonder how he did that

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trickydick (Mar 9, 2019 - 5:14 pm)

The promise of impending death seems implicit in nearly every thread you post. Must be a midwestern thing.

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vohod (Mar 11, 2019 - 11:39 pm)

Okay I assume you tried using it for heat. Was the flame blue or no? Best test to see if your leak is in the tank or the line.

Sucks to hear man. Those aren’t cheap.

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