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Old 06-22-2022, 06:26 PM   #1
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Propane Tank Lines

I had a " thing" happen last weekend just before I was suppose to pull the trailer out of storage for a camping trip.
Topped 1 tank off that was pretty low and in the process noticed how the rubber lines looked sort of tight against the tank cover , but over the last 4 years never paid much attention.
Next day I go through the truck / trailer setup check list ....find a burst line and all that wonderful propane escaped to the atmosphere!
Replaced both sides with braied steel lines....ready to try it again!Click image for larger version

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Old 06-22-2022, 08:24 PM   #2
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The original pig tails on our rig became hard as a rock after a few years. A propane guy from the local propane dealer told me that the pig tails were made with a cheap plastic covered hose and that I should replace them with better rubber covered hoses. These are still soft and flexible seven years later.
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2012 Chevy 2500HD D/A CC
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Old 06-23-2022, 10:13 AM   #3
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Replaced both sides with theseClick image for larger version

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