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  1. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I have been storing some propane, both in the large tanks that are used on cooking grills and the smaller ones that are used for space heaters, in a 40ft storage container that I have been upgrading a little at a time as I get time. Tonight we had a tornado warning and wife and I entered for an...
  2. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I was hoping someone could help me out. I'm not too familiar with how propane reacts to the cold, but I know that cold weather has affects on the pressure inside of the tanks. If I were to store propane tanks in the shed, would the constant pressure changes cause propane loss/leakage over...
  3. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I used the Search' feature but couldn't find a thread about this, although I'm sure there may be one around somewhere... Yesterday I was at Wallyworld and noticed those one-litre (quart?) sized containers of propane. We usually have the big one for use with the barbeque, but I'm wondering if...
  4. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    How does everyone store their propane? I know the dangers of stroring it inside with possible leakage through the release valve. But stroring it outside with temperature changes could ruin the tank. So where do you store the large 20 lb tanks and the small 1 lb tanks?
  5. Urban Survival
    Hi all, I just wanted to see if any apartment dwellers have found a way to safely store propane? I picked up a couple of smaller jugs at China-Mart a few days ago, but I am having a heck of a time trying to figure out where to put them! Obviously inside the apartment is a bad idea, but then so...
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